Tanisha La

  • Toronto ON

Work History

Work History

Owner

Retail/Management-Part
Owner, 09/04 09/15 (Part-time basis as of Sept 2015 by appointment only) Managed all aspects of running a retail business. Provided superior customer service to our clients and sold fine gold, silver and diamond jewelry as well as high-end jewelry lines: Thomas Sabo, Trollbeads, Mirage, Kenneth Cole. Key Results: Decision making for buying merchandise, personnel, budgeting, store procedures/policies and overall organization Oversaw all operations: custom orders/repairs, merchandise, inventory control, POS system, displays, jewelry testing Assisted clients with special/custom orders, repairs, pricing/quotes Responsible for hiring, training, supervising and scheduling of employees Provided clients with outstanding support by understanding their needs, recommending the right products/services and formed professional relationships with clients Planned advertising, visual merchandising and coordinated special/promotional events Resolved any and all issues with clients in regards to their purchase, experience or repairs MUZIK[Nightclub]-Toronto, ON

Pt Sales Associate

THOMAS SABO
Designer Jewelry Brand]-Etobicoke, ON Retail/PT Sales Associate, 10/15
Dec 2011 - Apr 2012

Hospitality/Admissions

Hospitality/Admissions
Admit guests into Muzik and perform other tasks such a. Key Results: Open and close till, cash handling, admit guests before entering the club Answer telephone and take messages when needed Assist in other areas if needed PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
Jun 2008 - Aug 2009

Hospitality/catering Associate

HUMBER COLLEGE
[Compass Group-Food Services]-Toronto, ON Hospitality/Catering Associate, Hired within the Catering Department after volunteering at Humber College North Residence. Handled everything from prepping food to supervising functions. Key Results: Organized catering drop offs, helped prep food for events when needed, prepped set up for a variety of functions Ensured smooth running of functions, made sure everything was in order/replenished Handled any problems during meetings or events VOLUNTEER EXPERIENCES
Jun 2004 - Jun 2009

Office/secretary

Uni-Lock
F. VON LANGSDORFF LICENCING[ ]-Caledon, ON Office/Secretary, When the Secretary was sick or away on holidays I assumed her responsibilities for the office. Worked short-term, on a when needed basis. Handled the day to day general clerical tasks. Key Results: Handled all incoming correspondence Maintained paper work, files and folders Helped prepare for business meetings and seminars Maintained proper organization within the office
Feb 2008 - Apr 2008

Intern(Split Internship)

AIR CANADA VACATIONS
ITRAVEL2000 [Travel Agencies]-Mississauga, ON Tourism/Intern(Split internship), Mandatory un-paid internship for all Tourism Management students in order to graduate. I was to experience the day to day life of those in the Travel Industry to understand how this industry works, and to use the knowledge that I had gained within my program while interning for them. Key Results: Shadowed marketing department, inside sales reps Updated websites on a daily basis for Canadian and international side Contacted existing and prospective partners(Hotel, Air, Cruise Lines) Planned internal launch parties for promotion, promo merchandising placement, helped with contests Created competitor analysis's, hotel sale reports, databases for contact information and altered agency information Helped prepare for meetings and business trips

Education

Education
2011

SHEFFIELD SCHOOL NEW YORK-New York
2007 - 2009

HUMBER COLLEGE INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY