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

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.

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).

Work History

Work History


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.