Anthony James Cerami

Anthony James Cerami


Goal: Help to make our society a more creative and efficient place in which to prosper.

Brand Promise: Diligence and Optimization

Brand Description: Utilizing all available resources, I'll complete multi-faceted tasks with the utmost speed, consideration and integration of fresh thinking.

Brand Motto: Problem solving is basic; Innovation is only one step past it.

Work History

Work History

All Saints Spitalfields, Washington, DC, October 2011-present

Sales Associate

·Sell textile-based, handcrafted, gothic-industrial men’s and women’s clothing and accessories by representing London-based brand in appearance, attitude and enthusiasm in retail setting

·Interact with 50-200 customers daily and checkout between $100-$3000 worth of merchandise daily

·Work six-eight hour shifts three-four days per week

Sudden Cardiac Arrest Association, Washington, DC, September-December 2011


·Worked with twenty-three AU peer learning community to revamp visual efficacy of non-profit’s web page, hard copy promotion, public service announcements and general awareness-spreading aesthetic using film, film editing, video software and researched strategy

AmWord (An AU Print and Online Publication), 6,000 circulation, March 2011

Contributing Writer

§Wrote 650-word article about adverse effects of excessive smartphone use on college students

Anthony James Construction, Westfield, NJ, July 2007-August 2011

IT Assistant/Maintenance and Delivery Worker

·Have worked Intermittently to optimize company’s involvement and residential building-market, networking outreach in social media such as Facebook and Twitter

·Delivered lumber, tools and equipment, maintained cleanliness and safety of three-six job sites daily throughout Union County, NJ

·Handled purchases of $300-$2000 worth of materials daily

·Drove company truck 4-30 miles daily, 4-5 days a week

Independent 14-Track Record Release Producer, Engineer, Mixer & Masterer, November 2010-June 2011

J.J. Bittings Brewery, Woodbridge, NJ, May-August 2010

Bar Assistant

Urban Outfitters, Washington, DC, November 2009-January 20102010

Sales Associate

·Interacted with 75-800 customers six-eight hours three-four days per week

The Urban Post, New York, NY, May-August 2009

Content Contributor

§Embedded popular and relevant video content from various news sources for consolidation in Hip-Hop Movie; 30 uploads per week

§Proposed 500-word article on new hip-hop artist for Urban Post, unpublished

The Eagle, American University (AU) Newspaper, 8,000-person circulation, January-April 2009

Contributing writer

§Wrote 650-word article on men’s fashion for spring and how men at AU ought to spruce up for it, April 1, 2009

§Wrote about how the arrival of President Obama in DC spurred demand for all things hip and trendy leading to emergence of celebrity-infused ‘in’ culture, February 8, 2009

Case Design, Bethesda, MD, September-December 2008


§Edited 4-5 minute videos for use in presentations for marketing division; assembled brochures and recorded research information in Excel


Aug 2008 - Present

Bachelor of the Arts

American University

American University (AU), Washington, DC, May 2012

BA, Audio Production with specialization in Communication

Studio Arts Center International, Florence, Italy, January-May 2011

Studied photography, intermediate drawing, sculpture and Italian language

Parsons The New School For Design, New York, NY, May-June 2011

Participated in PENSOLE Footwear Design four-week Intensive Program

Worked alongside twenty-two students; individually designed a shoe from ground up in multi-step process addressing prospective demographic, functionality, theme and market presentation project

Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI, May-August 2010

Studied Industrial Design: Introduction to, & Sketching and Rendering for

Used specific drawing and foam modeling techniques, and concept of designing for consumers culminating in creatingproduct to fit described market; Studied perspective drawing for industrial design utilizing methodology and mediums used professionally

Tisch School of The Arts at NYU, Greenwich Village, NY, May-July 2009

Attended Clive Davis Department of Recorded Music: Fundamentals of Digital Audio Workstations, and Beats and Beatmaking

Studied file management and system configuration—the operating modes, tools and editing techniques—of DAW’s in a lab-based workshop; Used various tools for mixing, sampling, sequencing, recording and editing to assemble original compositions for popular music styles