Work History

Work History
Aug 2010 - Nov 2010

Student Recruitment Officer

Wilfrid Laurier University

- Create and deliver engaging presentations to recruit high school students for Laurier

- Participate in external recruitment events for the school, including the Ontario Universities Fair

Sep 2009 - Dec 2009

Retail Sales & Marketing Intern

Disney Consumer Products
- Coordinated marketing initiatives with licensees to increase Disney sales at Toys “R” Us - Tracked media exposure and analyzed sales data for Disney Consumer Products - Developed unique promotions to create synergies with key retail accounts
Jan 2009 - May 2009

Car Wash Strategies and Development Coordinator

Petro Canada
- Developed marketing campaigns and coordinated various promotions to drive sales for Glide Auto Wash and SuperWash
Jun 2008 - Aug 2008

Financial Analyst

CIBC Mortgages
- Prepared mortgage reconciliation tasks, balanced various mortgage accounts, and analyzed financial performance
Apr 2007 - Aug 2007

Salesperson

Barbecues Galore
- Attained valuable retail sales and customer service experience
Jun 2003 - Aug 2006

Server

Tim Hortons

Education

Education

Skills

Skills

Leadership

Advanced leadership skills developed through education and direct experience Strong ability to motivate and empower others to succeed in team goals Superior understanding of how to manage others and work effectively in a cohesive group

Communication

Strong written and verbal communication skills Ability to confidently present through public speaking Highly experienced in communicating via email, telephone, and internet

Summary

I am an Honours Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) graduate from Wilfrid Laurier University. I was actively involved in volunteering and extra-curricular involvement at university. My long-time passion has been in Marketing, and I therefore I pursued a concentration in Marketing and Brand Communication at school. Currently, I am working as a Student Recruitment Officer for the University until the position ends in mid-November.My co-op experiences at CIBC, Petro-Canada, and Disney Consumer Products have all greatly contributed to my learning and preparation for my career, and I am very thankful for the opportunities to work for such incredible organizations. I have ambitious goals of succeeding in the field of marketing, and I plan on gaining valuable work experience before taking my MBA and advancing my education.

Interest

  • Marketing
  • Brand Communication
  • Leadership Development