Summary

Driven, self starting, ambitious, responsible, analytical and sociable entrepreneur with a proven track record of hard work and loyalty. These attributes resulted in promotions that accelerated his career from being a general laborer to the Project Manager of a mid-sized business by the age of 17. Connor's skills and interests fall into the health, technology and business fields. By 18 years old Connor, along with three other cofounders, began Swappel.com - recently valuated at $1m - and innovated the barter exchange industry.

Work History

Work History
Jan 2010 - Present

Project Manager

Goodness Gardens Inc

Working with product development on the web end designing, formulating, creating and managing brand and product related websites and subdomains. Tasks include helping form and refine ideas into products and designing brand websites around those products and their certain demographics, Managing online marketing campaigns and press releases, overseeing the physical development of websites and offering creative insight to developers to better express product demands.

Mar 2011 - Present

Cofounder

Swappel, Inc

Cofounder of Swappel.com, a website and internet platform which aims to connect individual parties together for the purpose of bartering their goods, services, cash or all three combined. Connor has helped build Swappel from the ground up with a team of 3 other individuals. Work tasks include but are not limited to,

  • Developing an idea into a working product
  • Creating launch plans and strategies
  • Creating wireframes
  • Extensive networking
  • Product development
  • Legal content
  • Book keeping / accounting
  • Creating an extensive business plan
  • Extensive web research and analysis of competition
Jun 2007 - Dec 2010

Sales & Office Administration

Goodness Gardens Inc

During this time period, I worked part time for Goodness Gardens in their office located in New Hampton, New York. My tasks included:

  • Calling clients for orders
  • Shipping orders out
  • Filling out order form paperwork
  • Filing documents
Oct 2007 - Jan 2008

Busser

Monte Verde at Oldstone Manor

This was a seasonal gig as a bus boy at a very up-scale, classy restaurant and spa. My job included the following tasks:

  • clearing tables
  • interacting with guests
  • serving hors d'oeuvres
  • preparing antipasta (pre-meal)
  • serving main courses
  • taking/fulfilling initial orders
2005 - 2007

Laborer

Goodness Gardens Inc

General labor including packaging products in a warehouse facility, harvesting plants, general farm maintenance and tending to greenhouse operations.

2001 - 2005

Sales Clerk

Magna Jewel

Front desk sales representative for a home-town handmade jewelry storefront.

Tasks included:

  • Take inventory
  • Count cash
  • Interact directly with customers
  • Hand make jewelry.

Education

Education
Sep 2010 - Present

Westchester Community College

Skills

Skills

Speed Typing (Touch Typing)

Tested ability to type up to 96 words per minute, including proper grammar and punctuation with 100% accuracy. Average typing speed is 80 words per minute. 

Computer Science

I have been working in the Computer Science field since 2004. Starting with a non-profit video game emulation software team (http://www.swgemu.com) and branching into other projects as well. I keep current with the tech industry and am currently a freelance Webmaster, hosting provider and network administrator.    I am capable of:  Expert use of Windows (all versions) and windows components (Office, Excel, PowerPoint, etc) Expert use of Linux distro's including Fedora Core and Ubuntu Expert use of the Macintosh operating system Extensive knowledge pertaining to Computer Networking and systems administration Extensive Maintenance and Information Technology knowledge Minor Programming in C++ Proficient with SEO / SEM  

Language: Ukrainian

I am able to speak Ukrainian. 

Language: Swedish

I am conversational in the Swedish language. 

Language: Italian

I am a native Italian speaker and often use the language at home.

References

References

Myra Oney

Mike Robles

Sue Greenberg-Burnette

Brian Murphy