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My background in marketing has allowed me to work in several diverse industries. I have worked in the retail, production, restaurant, and non-profit industries.

Highly creative, innovative and professional with 10 years' experience in management, fundraising, sales and marketing, administration, event planning and leadership. Demonstrates ability to develop, implement, and oversee innovative marketing and promotional campaigns. Consistently successful in networking, managing staff and driving cooperative relationships with staffs, Boards of Directors, vendors, and business people.

Involved with several non-profits:Children's Cancer Center, Charity Polo Classic, Gasparilla Festival of the Arts, High Risk Hope, Crisis Center of Tampa, Florida Hospital, & more!

Specialties: event planning, sales & marketing strategies, financial & budgetary planning, promotional activities, fundraising, organizational development, consulting, staff training & development, policy & procedure development, project management.

"People don't buy what you do, they buy why you do it! The goal is not just to hire people who need a job, the goal is to hire people who believe what you believe." -Simon Sinek, Ted Talks

Connector | Lifestyle Lover | Resourceful | Insightful | Creative | Collaborative | Flexible |Strong work ethic | Always searching for inspiration and ways to inspire others


Resume Summary:
A creative, driven, passionate leader with 16 years of diverse marketing, public relations, retail, event and artistic experience. Proven ability to influence and inspire a team to achieve common goals in life and work. Exceptional interpersonal and customer-focused skills with the proficiency to adapt to an ever changing business environment. Enthusiasm for taking on new and unique challenges with a tireless drive to insure the company's success as well as my own. Skilled at handling multiple tasks simultaneously in deadline-driven environments while fostering a collaborative and positive work atmosphere. Possess a deep appreciation for classic style, design, and artistic trends, while helping customers to express their own style.