Wes Melnik

Wes Melnik



Bachelor's of Science

Relevant Curriculum(completed to date)

-Introduction to Marketing-Managing Organizational Behavior-Sports Psychology

-Business Finance-Personal Selling & Sales Management-Consumer Behavior

-Intro Quantitative Methods-Legal Environment of Business-The World of Business

-Financial Accounting-Modeling with Elementary Functions-Sources of Power

-Managerial Accounting-Improving Communication Skills-Business Statistics

-Principles of Microeconomics-Principles of Macroeconomics-Introduction to Media

Anticipated graduation May 2010

Qualifications Profile

Third-year marketing undergraduate with an exceptional work ethic and excellent leadership skills.

    Solid team player – proven consensus-building abilities.

•Natural leader: at the workplace, in the classroom, and on the field.

Highly organized and perseverant. Focused, competitive athlete/distance runner.

•Hardworking, dedicated individual – keen customer service orientation.

University of Hartford’s Barney School of Business is ranked among the top 10% of business schools worldwide and is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB).

Awards and Activities

Named Scholar-Athlete 20062007; GPA: 3.3 (Dean’s List)

Named to America East Academic Honor Roll (2006–2007; 2007–2008)

Member, Sigma Alpha Pi, National Society of Leadership and Success

Member, National Scholars Honor Society

•Collegiate Member, American Marketing Association

Member, U-Hartford Division I Men’s Varsity Cross-Country Team, Varsity

                 Indoor Track & Field Team, Varsity Outdoor Track & Field Team; as freshman,

                 sophomore, and junior, consistently earn points as one of team’s top runners;

                 current record holder of Men’s Indoor 5K.

Work experience

Work experience


Kenneth Jay Landscaping

Maintained residential, commercial, and municipal properties throughout Middlefield and Durham.

Jun 2006 - Jan 2007

Road Crew

Town of Durham

Operated equipment (paving, mowing, trimming) and commercial vehicles in variety of road and municipal property maintenance (June 2006–Jan. 2007; full time summers and winter/college break).

Dec 2004 - Jun 2006

Sports Writer

Town Times

Paid columnist; wrote weekly column about indoor track, outdoor track, and cross-country meets.

May 2004 - Jun 2006

Cashier / Stocker

Durham Market

Used good customer service skills and strong money-handling abilities in local grocery store. Trained new employees in proper shelf-stocking, customer service, and merchandising techniques.