Matt Kane

  • Mound MN

Jack of All Trades | Master of Some

Work History

Work History
Jan 2013 - Dec 2014

Product Designer

Great Oak Equine
  • Responsible for all production. Improved efficiency for all production.
  • Panels built went from 1.25 hours/panel down to .75 hours/panel.
  • Gates went from 8 hours per gate down to 6 hours per gate saving 2 whole hours of labor. 
  • Designed new assembly jig for panels to increase productivity and maximize space.
  • Thought of new additions to products to increase the User Experience.
2012 - 2013

Executive Assistant to the CEO

Renters Warehouse
  • Overseeing ancillary revenue streams for the company. I assisted in developing a partnership with a company that resulted in $2500.00 dollars the first month.
  • Market Research for the developing markets of Property Management and Tenant placement.
  • Point of contact for Franchise leads and verifying they were qualified. Helped get a new Franchise started in Atlanta. 
  • Billing Franchisees and handling issues they have.
  • Scheduling, Interviews, Event planning, Billing, Cold Calling, Scanning, Filing.
2009 - 2012

Property Maintenance 

Self Employed
  • Problem solving how to fix each problem since all are not the same.
  • Meeting and exceeding the clients needs and expectations.
  • Tracking job progress and reporting back to clients. Documenting hours and billing clients.
2007 - 2009

Leasing Agent

Hot Properties Realty & Management
  • Responding to potential tenant inquiries, scheduling showings, lease signings, performing background checks on tenants.
  • Negotiating prices that work for the Clients and tenants. making everyone have real expectations.
  • Marketing properties to get interest from potential tenants and new property listings. 
  • Cold calling homeowners and tenant leads and maintaining contact with them.


Jan 2015 - Jan 2015

Ridgewater College 





Can get things done in the quickest amount of time. 


Can see the problem and come up with the best way to come up with a solution or improve on something.


I want to be the best at whatever i do. Hard working.


I can do anything mind set. confidence in myself.


2014 - 2014

Introduction to Marketing

Wharton University of Pennsylvania
a 9 week online course authorized by University of Pennsylvania and offered through Coursera.
2014 - 2014

Introduction to Operations Management

Wharton University of Pennsylvania
This course covered the content of a quarter long MBA core course with a focus on analyzing and improving business processes across a range of Manufacturing and service applications.
2014 - 2014

Content Strategy for Professionals: Engaging Audiences for Your Organization

Northwestern University
a 6 week online course authorized by Northwestern University and offered through Coursera.
2014 - 2014

Learning How to Learn: Powerful mental tools to help you master tough subjects

University of  California, San diego