Work History

Work History
Aug 2009 - Present

Founder & Manager

HPA Enterprises
Self Employed DJ and Event Planner ·Paid for school living expenses and set aside savings

·Marketed my business by creating a website and a social media portfolio

·Created a tee shirt advertisement campaign (sold 300 shirts for a profit)

·Donated service and time to Purdue University Dance Marathon organization

·Planned charities and functions for fraternities and sororities

May 2009 - Present

Honor Caddy

Conway Farms Country Club

·Developed a positive rapport with every member of the club

·Adapted quickly to a variety of clients’ playing styles and needs

·Arrived early to work every day at 5a.m. to receive a premium spot on the draw list

·Consistently received hardest assignments and exceeded all expectations

·Caddied for Corporate Executives, Celebrities, & Pro Athletes

·Received a 9.0/10 service rating from over 150 golfers every season

Jan 2012 - Present

Student Website Consultant

Purdue University

·Identified a need for departmental website update to better connect with students

·Initiated a discussion with department head and staff

·Developed a PowerPoint proposal to present to staff which was approved

·Leading a wave of technological improvements to target students needs and provide services

·Created a social media platform to promote department events and presentations

·Optimizing social media to incorporate students with campus activities

May 2011 - Aug 2011

General Manager Intern

Conway Farms Country Club

·Analyzed cost savings strategies to reduce operating expenses

·Exceptional communication skills honed by serving as an initial point of contact

·Supported and organized events for both charity and general membership

·Used Adobe In-Design to create print materials to market events

·Introduced new members to existing members and hosted tours of the clubs facilities

·Mediated conflicts and resolved problems on a daily basis

·Communicated bilingually with staff to maximize operating efficiency

Jun 2007 - Aug 2007

Front Desk Attendant

Grand Beach Golf Course
·Obtained basic knowledge of the service industry ·Developed my interest in entrepreneurial endeavors ·Sold both golf products/ services and food to customers ·Handled over 200 daily clients to ensure premium service ·Stocked inventories and balanced the daily sales

Education

Education

Course Work

  • Fundamentals of Speech
  • Organizational Computing 
  • Probability Models
  • Business Writing
  • Communication Theory
  • Principles of Persuasion
  • International Organization
  • International Law
  • Political Analysis
  • Media and the Presidential Election
  • Health Care Politics and Policy
  • Intro Accounting
  • Managerial Accounting
  • Macro Economics
  • Micro Economics

Summary

In a world where government policy, legislation and regulation are likely to have an increasing impact on what most companies do, I am searching for an entry level position that will allow me to put my ideas into action while making a noteworthy contribution to my employer, as well as a difference in the development of our society. I am passionate about comprehending the world around me and firmly believe great ideas can change the world in a positive way. I am able to work independently or in a group setting, am creative, ambitious and innovative.Finally, I enjoy problem solving/conflict resolution by utilizing my analytical abilities along with my persuasive communication skills.

Currently, I am searching for an entry level sales or marketing position at a company where I can make an immediate impact by utilizing my communication skills and innovative ideas.

Favorite Quotes

"Be more concerned with your character than your reputation, because your character is what you really are, while your reputation is merely what others think you are." ~ John Wooden

"Success comes from knowing that you did your best to become the best that you are capable of becoming."       ~ John Wooden

“Freedom is never more than one generation away from extinction. We didn't pass it to our children in the bloodstream. It must be fought for, protected, and handed on for them to do the same, or one day we will spend our sunset years telling our children and our children's children what it was once like in the United States where men were free.” ~ Ronald Reagan

“Politics is not a bad profession. If you succeed there are many rewards, if you disgrace yourself you can always write a book.” ~ Ronald Reagan

“No man needs sympathy because he has to work, because he has a burden to carry. Far and away the best prize that life offers is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.” ~ Teddy Roosevelt

“The best executive is the one who has sense enough to pick good men to do what he wants done, and self-restraint to keep from meddling with them while they do it.”  ~ Teddy Roosevelt

Skills

Skills

3-D Modeling Software (Autocad)

Web Design

SPSS

Adobe Pro

Microsoft Office

Spanish