Deontae Brown

Work History

Work History
Jul 2013 - Present

Black Canvas Clothing


·    Manage Black Canvas  largest-volume store, with sales of approximately $10,000 per week.

·     Handle all merchandising, inventory control, ordering, cash control, and maintenance.

·     Oversee store opening and closing procedures.

·     Direct sales floor activities, assist customers and address customer concerns.

·     Input data to prepare dally sales reports and regularly use weekly and monthly data to develop sales and promotional strategies.

·     Hire, train, and coordinate a staff of 5.

·     Work with corporate colleagues as well as record company professionals to develop local marketing and advertising strategies, supplementing national campaigns.

·     Inspire sales staff to develop and implement special promotions and events.

Sep 2012 - Mar 2013

IBM Management

Sales Associate

·    Fulfilled all management responsibilities in absence of manager.

·     Opened and closed store, handled customer service issues, and oversaw cash control.

·     Supervised and motivated employees.

·     Assisted with merchandising and promotions efforts.

Jun 2011 - Feb 2013

Solel Magazine

Design/Media Orginizer

·     Hired, trained, and supervised staff of six serving customers of specialty men's clothing store.

·     Provided exceptional customer services to high end consumers, regularly including direct email and phone contact, and relationship building.

·     Tallied daily receipts and made bank deposits.

·     Maintained inventory levels, monitored merchandise, provided feedback to owner/buyer regarding trends and need for reorders.


2012 - 2015


Texas Southern University

Business Management



Taleo, Windows Os, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Power Point, Kronos, Outlook, Social Media Marketing, Mac Os, , Management, Sales, Talent Acquisition, Customer Relations, Scheduling, Sap POS Systems, Sap Inventory Management 
Multiple Unit Management, Back-Office Operations, Merchandising