Marc Andresen

Bicycle Shop Manager

Work History

Work History
Feb 2013 - Present


The Outer Rim
  • Overseeing store operations with duties including:
    • Ordering, receiving, and stocking all bicycles and accessories
    • Communicating with vendors for any shipping discrepancies and warranty issues
    • New staff hiring and training
    • Staff scheduling
    • Payroll (with ADP)
    • Sales management
    • Projections and ordering based on those projections
    • Delegating labor resources to maintain short and long term goals for the shop
  • Successfully created and implemented a special order list for bikes and accessories 
  • Hired and integrated 2 employees between April 2014 and May 2015
  • Business hitting record sales between October 2014 and May 2015
  • Implemented a new point of sale in January 2015 to better track sales and repairs
Apr 2012 - Feb 2013

Carpet Installer

Leonard Foote Carpet Installation LLC
  • Carpet removal
  • Installation of carpet, VCT tiles, and rubber wall base
  • Worked in commercial and residential 
  • Drove the shop truck to pick up supplies
Mar 2009 - Apr 2012

Mechanic/Sales Associate/Manager

The Outer Rim
  • Building new bicycles
  • Repairing bicycles
  • Stocking bicycles and accessories ordered in
  • Created and implemented an organization system to bicycle repairs to improve efficiency
  • Assisted customers in purchasing bicycles and accessories
  • Started managing in October 2011
Nov 2008 - May 2010

Campus Minister

Agape Church of Christ
  • Led college-age young adults to explore their faith on the Portland State Campus
  • Created a weekly group meeting with a lesson planned each week
  • Had weekly one-on-one meetings with each college student in the group
  • Volunteered for the Portland State University Women's Resource Center for Take Back The Night in order to support victims of sexual assault
Jun 2007 - Oct 2008

English Teacher

Tomobe, Japan
  • Taught conversational English to elementary school children through retired age adults
  • Devised and implemented a teaching plan for each student


Sep 2001 - Jun 2006

Communication Major

Oregon State University
Aug 2000 - May 2001


Colorado State University
Jun 2000

High school graduate, 3.64 GPA

Crescent Valley High School 



Managerial Communication

All employees at The Outer Rim will attest to my ability to accurately articulate and communicate with them. Two of our current employees (Mark Armstrong & Dan Wolken) have over 25 years each of experience in the bike industry and will attest to my ability to lead and communicate well


I have been in the among  the top in sales over the last 3 years at The Outer Rim. I feel confident about my ability to read people and relate to them and make a sale

Staff Hiring

I was able to successfully hire and integrate 2 employees between April 2014 and May of 2015


  • May 14, 2015: Volunteer mechanic for the Sunday parkways
  • Fall 2013: Soccer coach for 4-5 year old children
  • 2010-2013: I was a volunteer mechanic for a bicycle repair clinic for underprivileged children at the Rockwood Apartments once annually for 3 years