To participate in the development and future success of a progressive company with vision and appreciation for hard work and loyalty.
Innovative and result driven leader, focused on achieving exceptional results in high paced environments that demand continuous improvement. Has demonstrated ability to streamline operations and increase productivity and company profits. Skilled in the creation and implementation of business strategies that lead to long term success. Core Strengths: Independent Professional Work Ethics ~ Excellent Communication & Presentation Skills ~ Takes Initiative ~ Effective Time Management ~ Detailed Oriented ~ New Business Development ~ Fast and Enthusiastic Learner ~ Customer Service & Satisfaction Focus ~ Reliable
Aug 2001 - Present
General Manager - PixelArt Photography
Lead the company from start-up to financial stability. In charge of business development, management, accounting, advertising and promotion. Duties include: Business Expansion & Startups, Advertising and Promotion,Business Plan Development,P & L Analysis, Designing Promotion Materials, Budgeting, Client Relations, Contract Negotiation, Web & Graphic Design, Professional Photography.
Oct 2000 - Jul 2004
Training Coordinator - Technical Trainer
Managed regional training department during successful and fast paced nationwide roll-out of new product line. Individual and team taught classes of 10-20 adult students from law enforcement offices worldwide including the BATF and the FBI. Training included software and hardware hands-on training on ballistics identification and Windows® based image acquisition software. Duties included: Management of Regional Training Department, Client Service and Support, Development of Training Materials, Exams, Visual Aids, and Online Courses, Development and Delivery of Internal & External Training Programs.
Apr 1996 - Oct 1998
Promoted from Merchandising Assistant to Assistant Buyer for Celebrity Apparel within 6 months of hire. Developed Budgets and Purchasing Plans, Negotiated Contracts and Assembled Fashion Lines.