Work experience

Work experience

Sally LaPointe

Sep 2014 - Dec 2014

Marketing Intern

  • Assisted the Director of Sales during important buying appointments
  • Tasks included: organizing showroom, greeting buyers, and styling models

Black Student Union's 24 Fashion Showcase

Dec 2014

Show Coordinator

  •  Responsible for making event budget requests and providing executive decisions in regard to planning event.
  • Assumed the role of stage manager during show and was responsible for directly communicating with stage hand, deck technicians, models, host and performer to ensure a smooth run of show.

Spirit Halloween

Sep 2014 - Nov 2014

Sales Associate, Spirit

  • Assisted with entire retail store operation process from set-up to break-down to store merchandising.
  • Task included: greeting, cashier, visual merchandising and inventory management
  • Increased the amount of donations to Spirit of Children by demonstrating excellent customer service when checking customers out.

Navia Vision

Jan 2014

Event/production Intern

  • Worked Diesel Black Gold pre-collection and VFiles Fashion Show. Provided administrative support to all show team personnel.
  • Managed multiple tasks such as: venue setup, model lineup, handling and labeling merchandise, making phone calls and running errands.

Mercedes Benz Fashion Week, 360 & Fashion Pakistan

Sep 2013

Backstage Assistant

  • Assisted designer Malan Breton in styling his collections during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week and Style 360.
  • Played a role in putting on the first ever Fashion Pakistan event in Manhattan by helping all designers prep, style and dress models. 

Plato's Closet

Apr 2012 - Sep 2012

Sales Associate

  • Heighten sales by demonstrating excellent customer service.
  • Created stellar visual merchandising displays Contributed to the store's buying process

Education

Education

Fashion Institute of Technology State University of New York

May 2016

Bachelor's of Science

Fashion Merchandising Management 

  • Executive Treasurer of The Black Student Union 

Skills

Skills
Blogging
Fabulous Treasures fabtreasure.weebly.com
Financial Enterprise Planning
Microsoft Office Suite
Access, PowerPoint, Word, Excel
Social Media 
LinkedIn, Pinterest, Twitter, Facebook, Instagram