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Summary

Shaun is currently working as a Menswear Flagship Shop Manager for Michael Kors - Retail Development Division at Macy's Herald Square in New York City. Shaun graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Fashion Merchandising and Product Development from Missouri State University. His interests in the fashion industry include styling, public relations, and editorial.

Work History

June 2016Present

Flagship Shop Manager - Menswear

Michael Kors - New York, NY
  • Meet and exceed shop-in-shop sales goals through effective application of Michael Kors’ selling service strategies and technique
  • Demonstrate in-depth knowledge and ownership of the business by tracking daily, weekly, and monthly sales towards meeting and exceeding plan
  • Motivate retail partner selling specialists to meet and exceed sales and productivity goals, ensure they are fluent in all aspects of the business
  • Conduct monthly product knowledge and visual excellence trainings
  • Develop clear, consistent, and organized methods of communication with General & Associate Manager, corporate office, and  retail partners on a weekly basis via email, phone calls, and/or in-person meeting
  • Drive sales through utilizing clientele methods and developing a personal client database
  • Ensure image and grooming standards are professional, reflective of the brand image, and adhered to at all times
July 2015May 2016

Shop Manager - Accessories

Michael Kors - Springfield, MO
May 2015Aug. 2015

Editorial Style Intern

417 Magazine - Springfield, MO

The major components of a style internship with 417 Magazine include scouting items from local retailers for photography shoots; sourcing ideas from trend forecasting websites and the local demographic to present to the Art Director; styling photography shoots for monthly Style Opener and Necessities pages as well as major Feature shoots; coordinating with editors for 417 Magazine’s quarterly issues, Bride and Home; aiding Art Director in photo shoot planning and preparation.

Nov. 2012July 2014

Sales Lead 

ALDO Group - Springfield, MO

Education

20112016

Bachelor of Science

Missouri State University - Springfield, MO

Fashion Merchandising and Product Development with a Minor in Communication

Public Relations Director - Spring Fashion Show 2015

The Department of Fashion Merchandising and Design host a fashion show every Spring with 1000+ in attendance and the Public Relations Committee raise over $10,000 in scholarship money in partnership and funding from local retailers, promotional events, and ticket sales.

Portfolio

Below is a partial portfolio of my editorial styling work from 417 Magazine and personal blog, Crown & Lace.