Giselle Aquino

Visual Merchandising Manager

Work History

Work History
Jun 2008 - Present

Visual Merchandising Manager

Forever 21

• Supervise Team of visual merchandisers and accessory team. • Support all sales driven programs, and launches of new lines and promotions. • Maximize sales and visual impact while upholding company guidelines and directives. • Execute weekly merchandise updates including clothing, accessory and mannequin updates. • Ensure store visual team executes core job responsibilities efficiently. • Support store manager with hiring, staffing, training, and  development of visual team. • Assist in store openings across the US and Puerto Rico, also International store openings in Costa Rica and Dominican Republic. • Promoted as Visual Manager in the highest volume store in Region, 33 million in 2013. • Plan and execute floor sets every six weeks. • Support in execution of corporate level floor sets in South Florida and Los Angeles, CA.

Education

Education
2010 - 2014

Associate of Arts (AA)

Miami Dade College

Skills

Skills

Merchandise Planning

Product Knowledge

Big Box

Mannequin Styling

Store Operations

New Store Openings

Retail Sales

Retail

Store Management

Apparel

Window Displays

Fashion

Styling

Merchandising

Visual Merchandising