Professional Summary

Peter is a detail oriented professional with a comprehensive knowledge in a wide array of fields including product development, sourcing, production, visual merchandising, retail management, and food industry management.  

Skills

Skills

Production Development 

Inventory Management

Styling

Visual Merchandising

Trend Analysis

Merchandising

Professional Experience 

Work History
Feb 2015 - Present

Production and Sourcing Intern

Cooper and Ella
  • Evaluate the potential and practicality of products in development.
  • Determine the quality level and price points for the goods to be carried.
  • Research new products, fabrics, product enhancements, and product redesigns.
  • Participate in the conceptual development of a number of product lines.
  • Deliver samples to showrooms and press clients.
  • Create swatch kits for potential clients and future product lines.
Jun 2011 - Present

Lead Sales Associate

Tommy Hilfiger

Other Positions Held:

Temporary Floor Supervisor: August 2012 - April 2013

Sales Associate: June 2011 - October 2011

  • Carry out seasonal merchandising plans through fashion knowledge and creativity while meeting company guidelines.
  • Daily operational functions: conference calls, banking, LP, store openings and closings, inventory, feedbacks, and reports.
  • Provide exceptional customer service to international and domestic clientele.
  • Train associates to work strategically, tactically and operationally in order to drive sales and maintain positive KPI’s.
  • Operate cash wrap and POS Systems to process sales, returns, exchanges, and inventory control functions.
  • Selected by senior level management to assist in various Tommy Hilfiger sample sales (S/S ’13, F/W ’13, S/S ’14, F/W ’14).
Apr 2006 - Present

Concessions Manager

Dippin' Dots, Inc.

Other Positions Held: Concession Stand Attendant: Summer 2007 - Summer 2012

  • Perform business tasks: scheduling, conference calls and vendor orders. Carry out inventory related tasks: shipment, CRM, physical count.
  • Maintain a clean and sanitary food environment that meets legal standards.
  • Operate POS systems and process sales and returns of various tenders. Daily analyzing of reports to maintain proper sales of perishable merchandise
May 2012 - Aug 2012

Visual Merchandising Intern

Anthropologie
  • Evaluate the potential and practicality of products in development.
  • Determine the quality level and price points for the goods to be carried.
  • Research new products, fabrics, product enhancements, and product redesigns.
  • Participate in the conceptual development of a number of product lines.
  • Deliver samples to showrooms and press clients.
  • Create swatch kits for potential clients and future product lines.

Education

Education
2014 - 2016

Bachelor of Business Administration - Marketing

LIM College

Vice President - Student Leadership Council

Dean's List - GPA 3.78

2010 - 2012

Associate of Arts and Sciences (A.A.S.)

Brookdale Community College

Dean's List 

Additional Information

  • Vice President of the Student Leadership Council.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suites.
  • Knowledge of Adobe Illustrator. 
  • Social Media Knowledge: Instagram, Facebook, LinkedIn, Pinterest, Twitter, Tumblr, WordPress, YouTube, Vine, and MySpace.
  • Software; Microsoft and Mac Operating Systems.
  • Working knowledge of Spanish.
  • Boy Scouts of America – Eagle Scout.
  • Volunteer at Point Pleasant Elks Lodge BPOE #1698.