Summary

Looking to start a career in Madison, WI. 

Work History

Work History

Captions Assistant

Captel Inc.

Worked as a captions assistant in a call center setting.  Using voice recognition software I would caption telephone calls for deaf and hard of hearing customers communicate using the telephone.

Courier

TNT Express

At TNT Express I would unload the semi every morning, organizing the warehouse using a reach truck and pallet jack.  I was responsible for recording the dimensions of parcel, and communicating information to the couriers. At times I would deliver parcel throughout the Midwest.

May 2008 - Jan 2010

Baby Depot Sales Associate

Burlington Coat Factory

At the Burlington Coat Factory I would work with customers to find the right accessories and furniture for their new baby, maintain a good level of order on the sales floor and organize the stock room. I Worked closing shift and recovered the sales floor at the end of the night. I would work with other departments and operate the cash register during busy times of operation without compromising the Baby Depot department and continuing to provide the customers with any help they need and answering any questions that might arise.

Education

Education

Associate of the Arts

Madison Media Institute

The Madison Media Institute's Recording and Music Technology program prepared me to work in most professional audio settings.  I have learned to record and mix recordings with an artistic sensibility.  I am trained in movie audio and post production, stereo and surround sound, along with high-end audio equipment.

Sep 2009 - Present

Bachelor of Science

Madison Media Institute

The Madison Media Institute's Entertainment and Media Business program provided me with advanced media-related technical training, core business courses in areas such as Marketing and Finance, and specialized training in entertainment and media business.

Skills

Skills

Audio Mixing

I have experience using analog and digital recording mediums.  Using primarily Pro Tools & Logic I have engineered and mixed over 50 published songs.

Carpentry

With Operation Fresh Start I had the opportunity work with a small team and build houses.  The team would work together from the beginning of the project through to its completion.

Microsoft Office Suite

In addition to being trained in office applications at the Madison Media Institute, I have gone through training provided by Microsoft as part of the 2010 Real Life Stories program.

PC / Mac

Proficient with both Mac and PC operating systems.

Customer Service & Sales

Working at the Burlington Coat Factory I would deal with a large number of customers, at times helping many couples at a time select merchandise for their baby.  I would sell cribs, strollers, bassinets and other baby related items both directly and through the store's special order program.  I emphasize turning problems into opportunities and making completely sure the customer feels involved, knowledgeable, and valued in any situation.

Live Sound Reinforcement

Have engineered front of house for a number of events, both indoors and out.

Marketing and Management.

I have taken a couple of classes for marketing and management at the Madison Media Institute, I received an A grade for every class.

Event Marketing

I picked up this skill during Artist and Event Management courses at the Madison Media Institute, I received an A grade.