Meagan Minyard

Meagan Minyard

Work History

Work History
Oct 2009 - Present

Assistant manager

James Perse Enterprises
  • Part of startup team and grand opening of the first James Perse San Francisco retail location.
  • Achieved 45K in individual sales in first month of business and contribute to 40% of the stores monthly net sales.
  • Excel in building clientele and bringing in new James Perse clients
  • Analyze sales trends and ell through for men, women and home
  • Responsible for RTV's and store transfers and keying in new merchandise
  • Maintained a well merchandised sales floor and stock room
  • Track merchandise sell thru and top 25 and bottom 50 summaries
  • Responsible for opening and closing the store, nightly deposits and register reconciliation
May 2008 - Mar 2009

Assistant buyer

Silver Creek Outfitters
  •  Worked with Women’s buyer in selecting and purchasing merchandise to sell.
  •  Daily correspondence with vendors to get return authorizations filled in a timely manner
  •  Followed an Open to Buy plan in order to meet departmental sales goals
  •  Wrote weekly Women’s report in order to keep sales associates informed of new  merchandise  and  store events.
  •  Placed replenishment orders in order to sales.
  •  Took markdowns in OASIS as well as on merchandise.
  • Responsible for keeping e-commerce items current
  •  Promoted SCO on social media platforms
  •  Wrote press releases for in-store events
  • Placed special orders with vendors and corresponded with clients accordingly
  •  Responsible for merchandising sales floor and sale items.
Nov 2006 - May 2008

Office manager/assistant buyer

Board Bin Inc.
  • Entered new merchandise into CAM commerce system, set up new account information, tracked  shipping.
  • Worked with vendors to obtain Return authorizations for defect merchandise
  • Analyzed weekly selling reports, placed reorders according to sales trends.
  • Assisted with the buying for Girlstreet
  • Placed special orders on a daily basis
  • Developed e-commerce web site, posted images and wrote product descriptions
  • Opening and closing of the store and register
  • Implemented visual merchandising standards
  • Maintained inventory records on a bi-weekly basis
  • Managed and kept all social media outlets active and current
Aug 2005 - Mar 2006

Assistant to sales director

Rebecca Taylor
  • Worked with major department stores Neiman Marcus, Neiman Marcus Direct Bloomingdales, Bergdorf Goodman Barneys and international accounts.
  • Worked markets and trade shows such as Coterie and Intermezzo.
  • Analyzed sales trends for department stores on a weekly basis
  • Entered all majors purchase orders and reallocated styles based on selling a month prior to the ship window opening.
  • Assisted in showing the line to buyers, took notes on buyer comments, and reported to design team
  • Worked with assistant buyers to get looks together for co/op advertising and or e-commerce photo shoots.
Dec 2004 - Jun 2005

Major accounts coordinator

John Hardy
  • Executed special orders with Neiman Marcus, Saks Fifth Avenue, and Bloomingdales
  • Analyzed stock to sales ratio and daily sales trends.
  • Encouraged reorders according to stock availability.
  • Detailed availability placed reorders and confirmed PO’s, manually and electronically.
  • Handled buyers, individual consumers and all customer service inquiries.
  • Produced monthly newsletter, stating nationwide sales  for President, account executives, field reps and retailers.
  • Managed NY and NJ trunk shows, selected merchandise, designed visual display and executed sales.
Apr 2003 - Dec 2004

Junior account executive/merchandiser

TAG Heuer
  • Maintained inventory and merchandised case displays in Texas/Oklahoma Market for chains and independent retailers 
  • Planned and performed several formal training seminars for retail sales representatives
  • Promoted Tag Heuer at international press conference
  • Replenished orders as necessary according to sales to stock ratio


Aug 1997 - May 2000


Keller High School



Google search analytics and

Social media outlets

proficient knowledge in social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, MySpace, You Tube, Linkedin, Blogger and more.

Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop CS4

Word, Excel, Power Point


Snowboarding, wakeboarding, hiking, mountain biking, reading, writing, music, traveling and spending time with family and friends.


Sep 2006 - Present

Licensed salesperson

Texas Real Estate Commission