Gina De Bonis

Gina De Bonis

Work History

Work History
Sep 2010 - Present

Sales Associate

Fashion Institute of Technology's Style Shop

The Style Shop is a student-run boutique located on the Fashion Institute of Technology's campus. I am a member of the Merchandising Society, a club that offers guest speakers from within the fashion industry, insight into jobs available in the fashion industry, and internship opportunities. In order to be a member of the Merchandising Society, each person must work in the Style Shop for one hour every week. In the Style Shop, my responsibilities include assisting customers with inquiries, maintaining floor appearance, and cash-wrap.

Sep 2005 - May 2009


T.A.C.T.A. (Teens Against Cruelty To Animals)

T.A.C.T.A. (Teens Against Cruelty to Animals) is a Notre Dame High School club, located in Lawrenceville, NJ. I was a volunteer throughout all four years of high school, and it was such a rewarding experience. Some of my responsibilities included organizing fundraising events, creating flyers, and going to local animal shelters to clean cages and take care of the animals.





Cash Registers, Scanners, Etc.

I am proficient in cash registers, scanners, and affiliated POS systems. I just recently started using this type of technology when I started my job at the Style Shop two years ago, but I quickly learned how they work, and I will be quick to learn any other type of technology.

MS-Access, MS-Excel, MS-PowerPoint, and MS-Word

I am proficient in MS-Access, MS-Excel, MS-PowerPoint, and MS-Word.


I am very hard-working, and I will go above and beyond what is needed.

Patience, Responsibility, and Cooperation

I possess great patience, responsibility, and cooperation, especially when it comes to working with others. My patience never seems to run thin because I always have a smile on my face and I am always willing to help others. I am very responsible, especially when it comes to work. I always get my assignments done on time and to the best of my abilities. I find that it is natural for me to cooperate with others, especially because I try to avoid conflict at all costs.

Work Well With Others

I work well with others, such as group work or customer service. I always seem to get along with my co-workers, and I always do my part to contribute to the group effort. I also do not hesitate to help my co-workers when they are in need.

Sales and Retail Principles

I currently have two years of education in the field of sales and retail principles, and I am going to continue my studies in this field for two more years.

Business Administration and Sales Principles

I possess fundamental knowledge regarding business administration and sales principles. Most of the classes that I am currently taking address these topics, and I continue to learn more and more about them, strengthening my proficiency.

Customer Service Orientation

I am capable of customer service orientation. My current job at the Style Shop allows me to further improve this skill because I deal with customers every day. Some of the aspects of customer service that I address at the boutique are answering customers' inquiries and assisting them in finding a certain item.

Communication Skills

I possess great communication skills. When working in groups, I make sure that I get my point across clearly and effectively by using a positive but firm tone and simple, understandable vocabulary.


I am currently looking for a post as a Sales Associate, where my selling skills and techniques, technical strategies and exceptional interpersonal communicative ability prove an asset to the organization. I am looking forward for an opportunity to work with a progressive and prestigious organization.


I am a fifth semester fashion merchandising student with an interest in the latest trends and designers in the fashion industry. I possess great fashion know-how, and I keep up with the latest trends from reading many fashion magazines. I also possess great organizational, time-management, and listening skills. I am able to assist potential customers locate clothing and accessories to fit their specific needs.


  • Fashion
  • Art
  • Ballet