E d u c a t i o n
San francisco state university, san francisco, ca
Bachelor of arts: fashion merchandising
S k i l l s
-photoshop cs5, illustrator, dreamweaver, indesign, word, excel, outlook, powerpoint, css, html and final cut pro.
E x p e r i e n c e
Key holder / sales associate,
Last call by neiman marcus, milpitas, ca
December 2010 – present
Retail sales and visual merchandising
-consistently exceeded monthly sales quota by 50%.
-tenaciously searched for specialty items for customers.
-applied product knowledge to accomplish sales objectives.
-maintained an orderly and presentable sales floor at all times.
-responsible for retail sales of precious jewelry, designer handbags, sunglasses and shoes.
-organized trunk shows, maintained clientele book and provided excellent customer service.
-merchandized products for weekly sales events, created visual displays and updated promotional
Signage on the sales floor.
Administrative assistant / office clerk,
Unique trims, temple city, ca
October 2009 – march 2010
Apparel production management
-monitored product development from concept to final production.
-processed shipping and receiving of all soft goods and retail samples.
-worked with design team to create new labels and hang tags for vendors.
-tracked delivery status of orders and ensured prompt delivery to vendors.
-assisted with scheduling, organized projects and produced production plans.
-communicated with vendors, confirmed and followed up on all development details to ensure a
Barbara fields buying office, los angeles, ca
June 2008 – august 2008
Trend forecasting and fashion publication
-collaborated with design team on apparel trend publication layouts, assisted in meetings, updated
Vendor database, organized fashion show, logged gala donations and processed shipping of trend
Personal shopper / volunteer,
Dress for success, hollywood, ca
August 2009 – september 2010
Image consulting and career counseling
-dressed women in business attire for job interviews.
-collected donations from private and publicly held companies.
-performed administrative tasks and completed data entry projects.
-organized showroom merchandise, constructed displays and categorized stockroom.