To obtain a position that will highlight my skills in creativity and technology with a company that I can grow with.
California State University of Northridge
Bachelor of Arts, Graphic Design/Marketing
Mt. San Antonio College
Associate of Science, Aviation Science (President’s List)
Bonanza Trade & Supply (Summer 2008 – Present)
Online Sales & Marketing Manager
Manage a team of graphic designers, customer service specialists and SEO professionals in order to promote a high volume E-Commerce web site, as well as an eBay and Amazon store, in an international market. Utilize branding, advertising, marketing tactics and social media tools to grow sales from $2,000 per month to $300,000 per month over a 2 year period. Manage relationships with large companies like Makita, DeWalt, DuPont, Husqvarna and more. Oversee day to day operations.
Federal Aviation Administration (Fall 2012 – Winter 2012)
Air Traffic Control Specialist
Attended the FAA Academy in Oklahoma City, OK for training as an En Route Air Traffic Control Specialist. Cleared all Department of Transportation security clearances, medical examinations and drug screenings.
Freelance Writer (Summer 2007 – Present)
Published entertainment articles for monstersandcritics.com, published technology reviews for thetechherald.com, found and maintain the entertainment site angryweb.net, which provides content relating to movies, games, comic books and more.
Freelance Graphic Designer (Summer 2004 – Present)
Created logos and identities for local businesses, created print advertisements for the video game industry and the California State University system.
Apple (Summer 2009 – Summer 2010)
Responsible for B2C sales and worked closely with the manager of the Business Sales department with high volume B2B sales.
Below the Line (Summer 2007 – Summer 2008)
Responsible for managing images from major film studios like Fox and Warner Bros., photo manipulation, creating web and print advertisements and layout design for a magazine with medium size distribution to the film industry.
GameStop (Summer 2007 – Summer 2008)
Responsible for day to day operations of the business.
G4 TV (Spring 2004 – Summer 2005)
Marketed and promoted two television shows (The Screen Savers and Unscrewed with Martin Sergeant) to a targeted audience. Recruited audience members for daily tapings of both shows.
SKILLS AND CERTIFICATES:
- Strong writing, presentation, and organizational skills.
- Extensive knowledge of hardware and software on both the OS X and Windows platforms.
- Google certified partner (AdWords certified, Webmaster, Analytics).
- Strong background in social media (FaceBook, Twitter, WordPress, Constant Contact, ect).
- E-Commerce platforms (Volusion, X-Cart, ProStores, Shopify)
- Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign up to CS5).
- Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint).
- Excellent customer service and people skills.
- Top 25% in 3rd party sales on Amazon.com.
- eBay PowerSeller.
- Ability to problem solve.