Laura Paez


  • Study Abroad FIU's CIBER program - Independent Study in Marketing (Florence-Venice-Milan, Italy, 2011).
  • Florida Medallion Scholars Award recipient for good academic standing.
  • Honor Roll Student and Dean’s List achieved for high GPA in High School and the University.
  • DECA Quiz Bowl, 2006.
  • DECA’s highest GPA, DECA Board and Italian Honor Society,
  • Drawing and Painting I at Casa Chavón (Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, 2005).
  • Model United Nations CILA, General Assembly’s Delegation as Egypt, (Bavaro, Dominican Republic, 2005).


  • Languages: Fluent in Spanish and English.
  • Computers: Apple and Microsoft’s operating systems;Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Works, Outlook, QuickBooks, ILS Optimizer, Adobe Photoshop.



High School Diploma

Miami Coral Park Senior High School

Graduation Date June 2007

Aug 2009 - Dec 2011

Bachelor of Science degree in Mass Communication

Florida International University

Work experience

Work experience
Jul 2011 - Present

Public Relations Specialist

  • Distribution and tracking of samples to sales agents and distributors worldwide.
  • Assistance with the coordination of and participation in photo shoots.
  • PR firm liaison
  • Responsible for PR gifting.
  • Event coordination and attendance.
  • Manage retail sales.
  • Monitor results of contests and reward top-producing sales agents.
  • Collaborate in the creation of social media strategies.
  • Design eflyers. 
  • Manage and update all marketing material and presentations.
  • Creation of Product Books.
Oct 2008 - Jul 2011

Account Executive/Human Resources Manager

Extreme Aviation Services/Alpha Turbine Technology
  • Ran the company payroll and assisted the accounting department keeping track of fixed expenses.
  • Helped prepare events and special occasions.
  • Developed and implemented marketing plans with the sales manager which would meet both personal and business goals of expanding customer base.
  • Maintained accurate records of all sales and prospecting activities including sales calls, presentations, closed sales, and follow-up; kept organized reports of the sales inventory.
  • Developed a business plan in conjunction with the sales manager, to detail activities to follow during the upcoming months, which would focus the sales associate on meeting or exceeding sales expectations.
  • Located, gathered, and grouped, according to specifications, parts required to complete a safe airplane departure.
  • Completed the payment process by giving the vendors payment information, and made sure the part arrived at our facility in a timely manner, according to the urgency of the part needed.
  • Controlled information on status of purchase orders and repair orders in QuickBooks and ILS.
  • Maintained all appropriate claims files and followed up on suspended claims.
Feb 2010 - May 2010

Freelance Writer

Voces News

  • Arranged and prepared articles that engaged, instructed and informed the local Hispanic audience in Dallas.
  • Specialized in news feature stories and social trend.
Nov 2007 - Jan 2008

Sales Associate

American Eagle Outfitters
  • Provided superior customer service in all interactions with clients; resolved client’s complaints and questions.
  • Assisted in ringing up sales at registers and bagging merchandise.
  • Assisted in the processing and replenishing of merchandise and the monitoring of the floor stock.


Jun 2011 - Jun 2015

Official Notary

National Notary Association