A young professional with a unique conbination of retail management, technical skills and education, with the ability to combine public relations and team management skills.
Related Course Work: Pattern Drafting, Draping, Visual Merchandising, Clothing Construction, Sketching, Textile design, Global Economics, Retail Management, Electronic Marketing, Pricing Strategies, Salesmanship, Merchandise planning and inventory control, Global Sourcing and product Development, Public Speaking, Production Management, Advertising, and Computers in technology.
Bachelors of Fashion Design and Merchandising, International Academy of Design and Technology, Sacramento, CA Degree Expected Spring, 2012
Computer: MS Office (Outlook, Excel, Word, & PowerPoint), Word Perfect, Adobe Reader, Internet, and Mac Office, Adobe Illustrator 5, Photoshop.
Language: Bilingual in Spanish and English
Communication: Extensive experience using communication and interpersonal skills in a customer-service oriented setting.
Owner - Import/ Export family business in Mexico,
Woodland, CA – Guadalajara, Jal. (02/09 – present)
Importing and exporting fashion merchandise from the USA to Mexico and from Mexico to the USA.
Manage bookkeeping through quick books, staying current with liscencing.
Designer & Promoter, Eternal Sage Fashion Show Shriners Hospital, Woodland, CA (06/10-10/10)
Coordinated launch of personalized clothing line. (Eternal Sage).
Constructed each design, organized the event, go-girl sponsored this event and received sponsors . 50% of ticket sales were donated to the local Sacramento Shriners Hospital
Participated in the stage set up and Marketing.
Burlington Coat Factory, Woodland, CA (02/09-04/10)
Provided outstanding customer service and handled customer complaints.
Performed sales transactions while successfully managing customer needs and supervisor’s expectations. Maintained inventory control and balanced cash register receipts.
Generated sales of over $5000 daily through various media types (cash, debit & credit cards, gift cards, personal & traveler’s checks) and managed POS terminals.
Bringing Smiles (Employee Recognition): Burlington Coat Factory, November 2009
Employee of the Month: Burlington Coat factory, May 2009