Ryan Daniels

Ryan Daniels

Summary

Currently enrolled in a Sales and Marketing program at Niagara College in St. Catharine's Ontario. I am 20 years old and am looking to further educate myself in the business world to one day run my own successful business.

My career goals are to:

  • Graduate with an 80 average at Niagara College Business program
  • Own and run a successful computer company
  • Grow my store worldwide through the internet
  • Settle down with wife and kids by 35 years old
  • Be able to retire from the workforce at 50 years old

Objective

To increase sales and productivity by 25%.

Interests

Interests include:

  • Family/Friends
  • Technology
  • Soccer
  • Hockey
  • Golf
  • Tennis
  • Music
  • Movies
  • Outdoors
  • Travel

Volunteer Experience

St. Patrick's Parish

  • Ash Wednesday Breakfast setup 
  • St. Patrick's Day Dance Coat Check 

St. Patrick's Elementary School

  • Assistant Coach of the Boys and Girls Baseball Team
  • Assistant Coach of the Boys and Girls Soccer Team

Casino Niagara & Fallsview Casino Resort

  • Annual Children's Christmas Party Volunteer
  • Casino Employee Summer Picnic Volunteer

Saint Paul Secondary School

  • 3 consecutive years walking the Pilgrimage to raise money for students in Haiti
  • 3 consecutive years walking up the Skylon Tower for the Cancer Walk
  • Terry Fox Run Participant and Volunteer
  • Out of the Cold, feeding the homeless a warm meal

Niagara Falls Boys Soccer Cub

  • Help barbecue and hand out trophies to the boys that participated throughout the soccer season
  • Volunteer at the concession stand to raise money for the Boys Soccer Club of Niagara

Niagara Falls Girls Soccer Club

  • Help with the annual setup of the awards ceremony at the end of the season

Dairy Queen Niagara Falls

  • A volunteer to run Miracle Treat Day
    • Organized for a friends band to play on the patio for a few hours to help raise money with Blizzard sales
    • Decorated the store

Work History

Work History
Aug 2006 - Present

Sales

Summit Direct

Sales Manager

  • In charge of all sales persons on the floor
  • Ordering and inputting stock for the store
  • In charge of opening and closing the store
  • Customer service consultant
  • Float and cash control

Help the accounting and payrol department with spreadsheets and control of payments and employee hours.

Jun 2004 - Nov 2008

Shift Leader

Dairy Queen

Cake Maker

  • In charge of opening the store in the morning
  • Reviewing all cake orders for the day
  • Make and decorate any novelty cakes that need to go out for customer order
  • stock management

Supervisor

  • Manage staff on shift
  • Control and organize the time schedule for employees
  • Organized 2 successful Miracle Treat Days, where all proceeds of Blizzard sales were donated to the Children's Miracle Network
  • In charge of counting the register on closing shifts
May 2005 - Nov 2005

Buffet Runner/Omelet Chef

Embassy Suites

Buffet Runner

  • Morning prep work included, cooking the bacon, eggs and potatoes. Chopping tomatoes, onions and peppers. Grading cheese and preparing batter for the pancakes.
  • Made sure all food on the breakfast buffet was stocked, fresh and always hot
  • Manage all dairy and fruit products on the dining floor 

After 10 days of being employed I received my first pay raise to Omelet Chef

Omelet Chef

  • Prep my station - lay table cloths, clean cooking utensils, manage my pans
  • Prep food - have egg mix ready, chop vegetables for ingredients
  • Clean station after kitchen has closed 
  • Clean my personal pans
  • Properly store all ingredients in the refrigerator so they did not spoil

Skills

Skills

Hard-working

Throughout high school, worked long hours in strenuous activities while attending school full-time Often managed as many as 65 hours a week in school and other structured activities while maintaining above-average grades

Flexible

Willing to try new things and am interested in improving efficiency on assigned tasks

Positive Attitude

Always see the positive side to any situation Motivated to get tasks completed on time and to the best of my ability

Communication Skills

Excellent communication skills Able to work well with others  

Organized

Use a different varieties of calendars, to-do lists to sort out my days events. Being organized has kept me on task to complete certain jobs whether for school, work, or personal life.

Computer Hardware and Software

Vast knowledge base of computers in today's society. How to build fix and install computers.

Education

Education
Sep 2009 - Present

Business Sales & Marketing

Niagara College

Enrolled in the Business Sales and Marketing program to one day run my own successful business.

Sep 2003 - Jun 2007

High School Diploma

Sain Paul High School
  • Awarded the honour role in Grade 11
  • Won the Grade 12 Construction Contest - building a desk for the schools news program