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EDUCATION Columbia College Chicago Bachelor of Arts: Fashion Business, May 2012

RELEVANT COURSEWORK/VOLUNTEER WORK Windy City LIVE @ WLS ABC7 Studios: Styled a visual set for a live segment entitled: “Earth Day Home Segment, Recycle, Reuse, Repurpose Eco-Friendly Home Décor” by Bloomingdales, Mecox Gardens, and Room & Board along with beautiful containers and table top gardening by Avant Garden Nespresso, Oak Street Design: Created a visual installation to promote the Nespresso brand to the Chicago Market. The installation was featured in Hotel Felix, Bloomingdales Medinah Home Store, and Crate and Barrel on Michigan Avenue, Chicago Visual Merchandising Practicum, “Diane Von Furstenberg Home Collection”: Worked under the visual manager at the Bloomingdales Medinah Home Store and created a Diane Von Furstenberg window display for her new, exclusive home line collection. Used materials such as projectors, sketches, illustration and paint to create backgrounds which resembled her fabric designs Studios Within Salon and Spa Haiti Relief Benefit: Assisted with guest services and overall set up and break down of décor, silent auction, entertainment, takeaways, and fashion show Swap-O-Rama-Rama and re:Make Fashion Show, Backstage Manager: In charge of volunteer dressers, model order, hair and makeup order


J. Andrews Salon

Chicago, IL

Front Desk Manager September 2011 – Present     

Open and close salon independently Schedule all appointments for stylists using paper and computer books Confirm all appointments with clients Responsible for cash drawer and all transactions Answer three different phone lines and respond to emails

Express Clothing Company Chicago, IL

Lead Cashier August 2009–September 2011 Sales Associate Schaumburg  September 2008-August 2009       

Provided exceptional customer experience by offering assistance when needed Ensured product was on the floor and sized appropriately Ensured all customers had a quick and efficient cash wrap experience Assisted visual team in floor sets Trained all new associates on registers Maintained high ratings on quarterly reports Repeatedly opened store credit cards for customers

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