Professional Qualities

Sharp Buisiness Skills

Motivating and Increasing Sales

Organized, Productive and Efficient

Comfortable working with persons from divers cultures

Staffing Development

Improvement Mindset

Results Oriented

Passion and Commitment to Brand


 I am a proactive leader with 18 years of experience in the field of sales, management and operations. With the ability to deliver high customer satisfaction levels. I possess the necessary knowledge, skills and values that enable me to make immediate and long term contributions for any growth oriented company.

I have always stressed and built teamwork, training, employee development and motivation to meet and exceed company goals and objectives.

Language and Computer Skills

English, French (written and spoken)

Spanish (Spoken)

Microsoft Office (PowerPoint, Outlook, Excel, Word)

Work History

Work History
2004 - Present


Influence Fashions

·Createdjulialaurin  Brand, specializing in ladies plus size (14-24) garments

·Obtained contract with The Hudson’s Bay Dept stores to sell merchandise across Canada

·In charge of sales and merchandising for brand in 22 Bay Dept stores across Canada

·Daily contact with the Bay stores to follow up on sales, inventory and in store special events as well as seasonal promotions

·Developed a commission program with Bay sales associates, improving sales by 40%

·Responsible for contract renewals and meeting with the Bay’s head offices and regional management

·Drove significant year-over-year revenue and profit growth

·Responsible for designing seasonal styles, developing and ensuring proper fit of garment through research andfitting sessions with plus size models

·Control of inventory, production schedules and distribution of product to the Bay stores

·Dealing with overseas suppliers concerning costs, production and delivery deadlines

·Obtained and managed several corporate accounts including Pratt and Whitney Canada for production and design of leather garments with company’s logo

2006 - Present

Model / Actor

Sybille Sasse Agency

Corporate Videos

·Thyme maternity, main speaking roleEnglish/French

·General Motors Canada, main speaking role English/French

·Milk producers of Canada, main non speaking role


·Can you wave bye-bye? Extra speaking role. English (nominated for a GENIE award 2008)


·Apparence on “Canal Vie” to promote Angelina Leather and « Au ceour de la mode » event. French

·Vlasick Pickles, extra silent role

Print advertising

·Angelina Leather

·Louis Garneau

·Merk frosst

·Bath fitter

·Tourisme Montreal

·Areoports de Montreal

·Le port de Montreal

·Magasin Rossy

·Thyme maternity


·Hostess at the Montreal Auto Show for GM/Jeep

·Demonstrator for Chanel products

1990 - 2003

District Supervisor

Angelina Inc

·Buyer for accessories: gloves, scarves, hats, purses, wallets, fur items and garment care products

·Created the “ made to measure” division and increased sales overall by 35%

·Trend research, sample buying abroad and trade shows

·Control of inventory, customer orders and production schedules

·Fit and spec as well as quality control to ensure the best end product

·Organized and directed product knowledge seminars

·Responsible for sales and merchandising of 4 retails stores

·Doubled sales while cutting operating expenses over 25%

·Opened 3 additional retail store locations, negotiated and delt with store leases

·Recruited, hired and trained staff, also delt with terminations, led staffs as large as 20 employees

·Developed comprehensive training program for Store managers, Sales staff and warehouse

·Reengineered internal management and customer service infrastructure

·Created and managed all marketing opportunities (catalogs, newspaper ads, billboards, displays)

·Developed strategies to meet a competitive environment through research and strategic  advertising

·Managed company’s participation at trade shows such as NAFFEM

·Managed Canadian and U.S. accounts for wholesale division

·Lead salesperson for the company 1991-1996