Current Major: Marketing & Biology
Current GPA: 3.6
Transfer Goal: USC or CSUN w/ scholarship
Walnut High School
Graduation year: 2006
6520 Platt Ave. #835 West Hills, CA
Marketing Associate from June 2009 to present
I have been trained in not only guerrilla marketing tactics but also the broad spectrum of marketing. Working in the music industry is one of the toughest and relies on marketing so I have encountered pretty much everything. I am known to have fabulous ideas and executing them. I also did marketing research for Go Ventures. Within working for Go Ventures this company has not only inspired me to pursue Marketing and PR but it has also opened up my social skills and has taught me that being professional and communication with both within the company and to our consumers which has built me numerous networks.
Marketing and Promotions from Mar 2009 to Jun 2009
At Hard Events I worked in the department of marketing and promotions-- in this company we worked in dance music festivals, so this is where I used my proposed marketing ideas and promotional tools that could be used to further our company.
Petsmart Pet Hotel
21848 Valley Blvd City of Industry
Shift Manager from Jan 2008 to Feb 2009
At Petsmart I was a shift manager at the Dog & Cat Pet Hotel. There I I managed the onsite activity of not only the employees working but also the maintenance and safety of the animals. With shift manager positions comes with the territory of breaking your fellow co-workers and making sure things are handled on all ends. Within Petsmart I used my communication skills with not only my co-workers but the consumers as well.
1717 S Disneyland Dr Anaheim, CA
Food & Beverages Cashier/Lead from Apr 2006 to Jun 2007
At the Disneyland theme park, I started working as a cashier in the theme park at Hungry Bear-- where I used major communication skills that occurred during with servers and cashiers and also not to mention the kitchen. This is the place where I learned the high standard of a work environment. After about 6 months I was promoted to a Lead position where I would be in charge of my current employees on the clock and I did that for around 3 months and had to quit due to them scheduling me during finals.
Harris and Ruth Painting Company
2107 West San Bernardino Road West Covina, CA 91790
Office/Administrative from Sep 2004 to May 2006
Answer customer or public inquiries, Carry messages or packages, Collate printed materials, Compile data for financial reports, Maintain records, reports, or files, Operate business machines, Provide customer service, Use computers to enter, access or retrieve data and Use telephone communication techniques
I have had three very different jobs that all required very different tasks. Some of these skills I gained are: knowing Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint all very well, one on one customer interaction, dealing with co-workers, being a cashier, training other employees in their new working environment, working on payroll, sales, and substantial guest and customer interaction.
My jobs have preceded my; I have been able to adapt to all types of environments-- whether it's
dealing with a one-on-one customer basis or helping to lead my employees in the correct direction. As for working in marketing and promotions within the music industry I have learned the professionalism and organization a company must exude. While creating new and innovative ideas for promotion I have learned that adaptation and determination are the keys to any successful work environment.
In both school and work I have achieved many of my goals--whether it was being promoted within a job or now being in honors in College for the last year and planning on keeping it that way. I believe that all accomplishments come with time and experience mine are many and broad.