Shannon Barron

Shannon Barron

Work History

Work History
Jan 2001 - Present

Buyer/Manager

Chesapeake Trading Co.
  • Buyer for multiple departments ranging from women's clothing, accessories and bags to home decorating and gift items
  • Cultivated successful exclusive relationships with several vendors and have made Chesapeake Trading Co. a shopping destination for both local and tourist shoppers.
  • Established and execute all visual merchandising standards
  • Participate in local events to further promote and increase visibility of Chesapeake Trading Company.
  • Hire, train, and manage sales staff.
  • Provide our customers with boutique quality customer service ensuring that everyone who shops at our store has a unique experience.
  • Manage all daily store operations including store supply ordering, receiving and processing of merchandise. 
2000 - 2001

Store Manager

Petite Details
  • Managed small women's accesory boutique
  • Managed company payroll and taxes for boutique as well as two other concept locations.
  • Selected and purchased merchandise for the store.
  • Built client relationships with shoppers ensuring their loyalty by providing them with quality service as well as client specific merchandise.
1997 - 2000

Store Manager

White House/Black Market
  • Managed storeg day to day store operations including daily sales reporting, merchandise receiving and providing customer service.
  • Worked closely with Company owners to grow the business helping to facilitate overall company growth.
  • Participated in establishment of company-wide visual merchandising standards. 
  • Consistently met or exceeded sales goals for our store and received awards for consistent excellence.

Education

Education
Sep 1991 - Dec 1995

BA Arts