John Kegel

Work History

Work History
May 2010 - Present

Webmaster/Graphic Designer & IT Technician

Horizon Realty

Revamped website, brochures and business card designs. Maintain latest marketing contents. Upgrade & demonstrate new hardware and software for improved workflow. Also trained employees to be more efficient with office software and productivity practices.

Jan 2009 - Present

Owner / President / National Certified Massage Therapist

Primal Bodywork

Emphasis of Primal Bodywork is to restore the body to its prime, so that it can perform at a physically optimal level on a daily basis. Offer tailored sessions that begin with an assessment of each client’s specific body needs. Each session is then calibrated to that assessment. Techniques are tailored to suit clients. Assist clients in seeking long-term solutions and understand the sources of their pains so that they can also be important agents of change in their own bodies, outside of each session.

Jul 2009 - Present

IT Administrator

Law Offices of Adrian M. Baca

Facilitate transition to paperless/digital client database. Serve as network administrator and webmaster. Generate engaging digital media presentations for clients and partners. Device troubleshooting, software upgrades and installation, including data management.

May 2006 - Present

IT Administrator & Webmaster

Promenade Playhouse & Los Angeles Center for the Performing Arts

Troubleshoot and upgrade office hardware and software. Created video trailers for upcoming plays & shows. I also trained employees to be more efficient with the technology at their disposal.  (Office, SQL, Quickbooks, etc.) 

Nov 2004 - Jul 2008

IT Service Technician / Double Agent

Geek Squad (Best Buy)

Diagnose & provide computer repair services, including but not limited to: data backups & recovery, hardware and video card installations, power supply & motherboard units, software installations, operating systems optimizations, virus & malware removal. Also assisted customers with an array of computing issues, from how to click a mouse to how to create a script that does it all.

Apr 2004 - Present

Massage Technician

Burke Williams

Performed an array of massage techniques ranging from light therapeutic massage to medical oriented massage.

Oct 2002 - Sep 2004

Barista / Shift Lead

Starbucks

Worked as a Barista with real espresso machines. (Unlike the ones used today.) I served a plethora of different beverages from a basic drip to some of the most advanced beverages you could imagine. Other duties included cleanup, signage, managing staff, as well as community out reach.

Education

Education
Mar 2015 - May 2015

UX Designer Immersive

General Assembly

Soft Skills

Listening | Nonverbal Communication | Clarity and Concision | Assertiveness | Friendliness | Confidence | Empathy | Open-Mindedness | Respect | Feedback | Picking the Right Medium | Humor | Depersonalization | Conflict Resolution | Taking Responsibility | INFJ