Charles Thompson Iii

Work History

Work History
Nov 2007 - Present

Account Assistant

Aarons Sales & Lease

Aaron's, Inc., is publicly traded on the NYSE under the symbol AAN, with over $1.5 billion dollars in annual revenues. Founded in 1955, Aaron's is the nations fastest growing retailer of furniture, appliances, computers and electronics with over 1,550 stores. Aaron's Sales & Lease Ownership, Rimco, Custom Wheels and Tires, Aaron's Office Furniture, MacTavish Furniture and our Franchising Group are a few or the operating groups that make up the Aaron's family of businesses.

My Current  Responsibilities as Account Assistant::

• ALWAYS provide the Customer with EXCELLENT Customer Service • Take a visible role in representing AARON'S in the local community • Responsible for the growth and retention of customers • Actively manage the customer experience within the stores • Manage expired customer agreements • Responsible for setting and attaining sales goals • Explore and react to profitable revenue opportunities

Aug 2008 - Present

Owner

Gulf Coast Data

Created Multimedia Presentations on Mini Cdroms ( Business Card CD's) as well as as Powerpoint presentations. Took 360 virtual tour photos of properties and businesses.  Made logo's and other related material for marketing utilizing Multimedia programs and Photo editing software. Create Training software and video s as needed and produced the results on DVD or CDrom. I am experienced in  Photoshop, Multimedia Builder, Opus, Filemaker, Powerpoint, Microsoft Office, Front Page, Ulead Photo Editor,  Dreamweaver, Flash and many other software  Produced and instructed on line training when needed for customer demands. Developed Websites for Customer with E-commerce capabilities.

Sep 2005 - Apr 2006

Public Adjuster

Epic Group Public Adjusters

As a  public adjuster I was employed by the property owner and worked solely on their behalf. I was Licensed and Bonded by the state that I worked performing the following tasks:

  • Perform an initial inspection at the site of the loss immediately upon being notified.
  • Complete a thorough review of your insurance policy to ensure compliance with all policy terms and conditions in order to maximize your settlement.
  • Assisted in the preparation of inventories for damaged property and belongings.
  • Properly quantify and value damage by utilizing recognized industry specialists.
  • Prepared an accurate estimate for the loss.
  • Establish a professional line of communication with the insurance company.
  • Meet insurance company's adjuster to negotiate the fair value of the claim
Sep 2001 - Sep 2005

Vice President

Memtechs Inc

Memtechs, is a Database Development Company that I founded on the Mississippi Gulf Coast offering FileoDex. FileoDex was designed by me with the help of Public Insurance Adjusters and Medical Professionals to aid the homeowner, renter, or landlord in providing a storage place for all important information. It can store most of your information needed to recover after a disaster all on a 2 Gig memory Drive that is Search-able, Printable and Secure. I have since sold my shares to my Partner and have stepped aside for him to advance the product.