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Freelance Fashion Illustrator & Technical Illustrator

Location:Toronto, Ontario, Canada
2 Skills
Management position in Fashion buying or production where over 15 years of experience will add value to its operations
Presently working as Director/Production Coordinator
ANU TRENDZ Importer and wholesaler, Toronto/Canada
Since 2006
Production Coordinator
ANU TRENDS Buying agent and Exporter, India
2003 June-2006 July
Production Merchandiser
AMBIANCE INDIA PVT LTD, Buying house and Supplier
1997 Dec – 2003 May
Assistant Merchandiser
IMPULSE PVT LTD, American Buying House
Aug 1995 Aug- 1997June
As a buyer, Product Developer. Designer:
o Creatively design story boards/illustrations based on inspirations (manually)
o Held meetings with the vendors for development of products and designs
o Negotiated with vendors (for price /quantity/delivery/ payment terms)
o Coordinated with internal departments for the purpose of order allocation/execution.
o Developed the technical packages with all fabric/styling and trim details
o Issued purchase orders for vendors and provided follow-up on payments
o Responsible for the supply of quality merchandise meeting deadlines and budget
o Tracked the merchandise with vendors to ensure timely delivery of shipments
o Analysed the supplier’s performance and develop strategy to improve business using their strengths
As a Supplier/Production Coordinator:
o Held meetings with buyers/ designers in USA/UK and Canada for the purpose of business development
o Quality audited of the merchandise from sampling to production.
o Communicated with the buyer and suppliers for the order executions
o Sourced with supply team for fabrics/trims for future developments.
o Negotiated with buyers s for final order placements(price/quantity/delivery and payments terms)
o Processed the orders with all the technical packages/and raised invoices.
o Developed the critical paths and time n action plans, to stay on committed lead times and create alerts.
o Performed inspection at the manufacturer at different stages to ensure the correct quality of the product.
Clients & Supplier List
Le Chateau ,Canada
Anu Creations , India
International Clothier, Canada
Lily Fashions, India
Walton Designs ,UK
Anand Impex,India
Jane herz, UK
Global Exchange ,India
Sasperilla ,UK
Dynamic Clothing, India
Run north, Canada
Buffalo ,Canada
Tracey Evans, USA
Polo Ralph Boys.USA
Justone ,USA
Corona .Chile
Johnson, Chile
Products Dealt With
o Women’s Dresses, Blouses, Skirts, Men’s shirt,shorts,Kidswear,Accessories (bags/jewellery/scarves)
o Fabrics- Knits-Jersey, Interlocks, Ribs, Waffles, Honeycomb, Pique, French Terry, Fleece etc.
o Fabrics – Woven’s- Yarndyeds, Chambrays, Silk, Cotton voile, Canvas, Linens, Denim, Georgette, Chiffons
Professional Qualifications
o Retail Buying (2) from George Brown Continuing Education, Toronto (2011)
o Diploma in Fine Arts Stratford College, USA (2010)
o Adobe Illustrator (1) from Seneca College, Toronto (2007)
o 2 year Advanced Diploma in Fashion Designing from International Institute of Fashion Technology (1992-1994)
o Export Management from Small Scale Industries India (1994)
Educational Qualifications
o Bachelor of Commerce from Delhi University (1995-Commerce)
o Senior Secondary From Central Board of School Education (1992- Sciences)
o Web centric Curriculum, from NIIT, India (2006)