Petar Petko

  • GTA ON
Petar Petko

street style to runway fashion

Summary

Creative, energetic, accomplished individual with over three years of experience in merchandising management and styling.  Reputation for unique style with effective management, quality administration and strong organizational techniques.  Detail oriented with excellent written and oral communication skills to establish positive and strong relationships and succeed within fast-paced environments.  Possess outstanding analytical capabilities and demonstrated talent to provide comprehensive management. Solid time management and multi-tasking skills.

Work History

Work History
Dec 2014 - Feb 2015

Social Media & Content Coordinator

Paulacm.com

Supported the development, implementation and evaluations of social media strategies. With input from the management team implemented social media activities through blogging, Instagram and Facebook. Developed content for blogs and uploaded visual presentation through Instagram and Facebook. Responsible for writing social media content to ensure Paulacm.com standards where being met.

Jul 2014 - Dec 2014

Product Manager & Visual Display Stylist

Le Chateau

Responsible for supporting the company by implementing business-minded visual presentations that combined the latest fashion trends, upheld high standards, and represented Le Château's exclusive brand by creating a unique shopping experience. Daily implantation of head office visual display presentations. Regular replenishment off apparel, shoes and accessories. Other visual merchandising duties performed such as proper sizing, dressing of bust mannequins, steaming.

Oct 2013 - Jul 2014

Stock Associate

RW&CO

Compare merchandise invoices to items actually received to ensure that shipments are correct. I carefully scan all boxes received and upload it to our database system. I make sure all discrepancies if any are made aware and proper communication is given to fix the problem. I receive, open, unpack and issue sales merchandise for the sales floor and back stock remaining clothing items. I also make sure proper size runs are made available for the purchase. I steam all new clothing items before they are put on the sales floor. I also clean the stock room and I make sure it's neat and organized.

Aug 2013 - Apr 2014

E-Commerce Merchandiser/Assistant Stylist

GOTSTYLE Menswear Store

Internship at GOTSTYLE. While there I assisted the online team with fulfilling and shipping orders, customer service and POS maintenance, daily updates to Pinterest and related items. Photoshoot assistant, dressing, unpacking, packing, tagging and organizing lunch. Shop. ca and Lighspeed data entry and organizing the stockroom.

Merchandising/Dresser Intern. I assisted in all operational areas of the business, merchandising, stock room, event setup and tear down. I also did data entry and as well as photo-shoot assistance and styling. I oversaw the product from receipt to sales floor, which included tagging, steaming and back stocking. For their fashion week show I assisted in making gift bags and I helped out the styling team backstage.

Oct 2012 - Oct 2013

Store Associate/Cashier

LOFT Canada

Associate/ Cash Representative Assisted in a successful launch of three LOFT stores in Canada. Serve customers using the five-step customer service standard. Organize merchandise and restock inventory on the floor. Prepare store closure and setting up for next business day. Receive customer payments by cash, gift cards, merchandising cards and debit/credit cards. Replenished floor merchandise when needed. Consistent use of mandatory SOP procedures..

Education

Education
Sep 2012 - Apr 2014

Fashion Arts

Humber College

Graduated with honours from a 2 year Fashion Arts program at Humber College.  

Professionally trained in; Colour Theory, Trend Analysis and Product Development, Ethics and Sustainability, Apparel Accessory and Product Knowledge, Retail Buying, Wholesale Sales, Store Planning and Merchandising and Photo Styling and Display Techniques.

Content Editor at Infuse Magazine

Volunteer Experience

Member F.D.C.C (Fashion Design Council of Canada)

Member T.F.I (Toronto Fashion Incubator)

Awarded the Western Union Eagle Eye reward for outstanding fraud protection 

Volunteer TFI/25th Anniversary Gala Event

Volunteer Toronto Fashion Incubator New Labels Competition 2013

Volunteer TFI Fashion Night Out 2012

Volunteer Art of Fashion 2012 Designer Competition "Raw"

Volunteer Art of Fashion 2013 Designer Competition "Past Behaviour"