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Maya Milani

Freelance Painter & Artist

Location:London, Ontario, Canada
2 Skills

Professional summary
Driven artist and entrepreneur with over 4 years experience in operations management seeking to leverage background to take next career step in arts management. Highly skilled in creating unique mosaics, mixed media pieces, and
paintings utilizing a variety of innovative methods. Demonstrated ability to formulate strategic advertising campaigns
combining grassroots marketing and social media to promote artistic services and artists in the community.

Ph.D.: Business Administration
University of Pune
MBA: Marketing
Symbiosis International University
Bachelor of Arts: Fine Art and Handicrafts
Kashan University

Experience 2011
Pune, Maharashtra, India
Pune, Maharashtra, India
2003 Kashan, Iran
Operations Manager /Artist Chimen Art Group Mar 2010 - Jul 2014

Key Accomplishment: Successfully produced and sold 540+ paintings/mixed media and 90+ mosaic pieces between 2010 and 2014.
Provided organizational leadership to develop effective business plan and achieve organizational vision.
Oversaw financial management activities, including budget management, accounting, and payroll. Managed art and office inventory and supplies, and implemented inventory control measures to reduce expenditures and minimize excess supplies.
Designed and fabricated custom mosaic pieces, and created engaging and unique paintings, drawings, and mixed media pieces utilizing oil paints, acrylics, and charcoal.
Sold art, including mosaics and drawings, at local markets; established pricing based on raw material and labor costs and customer demand.
Interfaced with clients and customers to determine special art project needs and prepared mosaic design proposals; defined scopes of work, budgets, and production schedules.
Coordinated production teams to install mosaics on building walls, including restaurants.
Formulated marketing strategies, created marketing materials, including flyers and advertisements, and leveraged Facebook to increase company visibility; generated business through word of mouth referrals.
Fostered relationships with customers to expand business and enhance customer satisfaction.

Art Teacher/Art Tutor Aug 2004-Jun 2014

Teaching Abstract Painting (acrylic and oil), Mixed Media, Mosaic Art and wooden work.

Technical skills
Oil Painting, Acrylics, Texture Painting, Mixed Media, Pottery, Sculpture, Mosaic Art,wooden work.
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