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Work Samples

  • Product Development

  • Inspiration

Work History

  • Acting Manager/Key holder

    - Responsible for supporting the GM in managing all aspects of their store’s business including:
    - Training Brand Ambassadors
    - Executing store strategy
    - Achieving Key business goals
    - Delivering an exceptional customer experience

  • Brand Ambassador

    - Provide thoughtful, knowledgeable advice and service to customers.
    - Maintain store standards and facilities,
    - Assist customers with fashion styling advice through knowledge of product, classic style, and current
    - Manage the cash wrap counter to ensure accurate accounting and good
    customer service
    - Manage the fitting rooms to make sure customers recieve great customer service
    and to ensure loss prevention.
    - Receive, unpack, sort, and stock incoming merchandise

  • Visual Associate/Sales Associate/Service Tailor

    Visuals Associate - Miami, FL

    - Rearrange and update the floor to incorporate incoming merchandise.
    - Prepare and setup signage, mannequins and various window displays
    - Receive, unpack, sort and stock incoming merchandise
    - Maintain store standards and facilities

    Sales Associate - Miami, FL

    - Provide customers with product information and styling recommendations
    - Manage the cash wrap counter and ensure accurate accounting and good customer service
    - Maintain store standards and facilities
    - Manage the fitting rooms to make sure customers receive great customer service
    and to ensure loss prevention.

    Service Tailor - San Francisco, CA

    - Provide on site pinning to prepare for tailoring
    - Use tailor’s chalk to mark and prepare garments for tailoring
    - Manage incoming and outgoing tailoring orders

  • Graphic Designer & Web Developer

    • Aldo J. Bendaña D.D.S.
    • Feb 2006 - Sep 2012 (6 years 7 months)

    - Design company stationary.
    - Plan, design and setup advertisements and promotional material.
    - Design, develop and maintain web site and web presence.

  • Graphic Designer & Web Developer

    • Goodness Design Group Inc.
    • Feb 2010 - Apr 2011 (1 year 2 months)

    - Brand ID design and development
    - Web design and development
    - Advertisement design

  • Graphic Designer

    • Gallery Art
    • Apr 2009 - Mar 2010 (11 months)

    - Advertisement and promotional material design
    - Print management for all promotional material
    - Social media management
    - Email marketing design and implementation

  • Intern Designer

    • Telemundo/NBC Universal
    • 2007 - 2007

    - Help with the design and production of Olympic television events and broadcasts
    - Facilitated communication between management and builders, leading the flow of tasks
    - Designed backgrounds and window displays for the television program Pepsi Musica


  • Academy of Art University

    • Master of Fine Arts (MFA) Fashion Merchandising
    • 2012 - 2015
  • Lindsey Hopkins Technical Education Center

    • Tailoring Fashion/Apparel Design
    • 2012 - 2013
  • Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale

    • BS Industrial Design
    • 2006 - 2009



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Member of the group that won the Verbena Chocolate Package Design Competition