• Acworth GA
David James

David James

I realize that acquiring and maintaining loyal repeat business by meeting and exceeding each customer’s expectations with service that sells is of the utmost importance for every company in the service industry.

Work History

Work History


Feb 2012 - Apr 2015
Longhorn Steakhouse
​Charleston, West Virginia​ ● Took orders, served food and drinks, and provided quality customer service ensuring that guests have an enjoyable dining experience ● Cultivated relationships with guests, exceeding their expectations, and ensuring their willingness to return

Independent Contractor

Apr 2011 - Jan 2014
Construction Professional
​Charleston, West Virginia​ ● Team leader responsible for ​ assembling and managing a workforce of specifically talented individuals for the job while regularly updating clients and ensuring that deadlines, payroll, and budgets are met properly ● Performed all aspects of general remodeling, including, but not limited to, painting,​ carpentry, roofing, bathroom & kitchen replacement and demolition

Bar Manager, Kitchen Manager

Apr 2005 - Oct 2011
Bar 101/Ichiban
Charleston, West Virginia ● Developed and implemented new systems and procedures; introduced improved working practices to enhance organizational performance and efficiency with a proven track record of profitable gains ● Utilized problem solving and analytical abilities by controlling sales, marketing, and business development

Corporate Trainer

May 1996 - Feb 2005
Kanawha City, West Virginia​ ● Trained new management and staff at new store openings and developed in-depth documentation and reports for senior management ● Gained valuable work experience in the overall day-to-day operations of a full service restaurant



Associates Degree in Business Management

2009 - 2012
Huntington Junior College

IT Maintance and Microsoft Certifications

2007 - 2009
ITT Technical Institute