Summary

Deadline-driven product creation, merchandising and marketing professional with strong digital and web development skills. Able to drive strategic business planning, brand positioning, merchandising, and marketing yet understand technical details of e-commerce and the significance of editorial content creation. Excel when facilitating teams and directing high-stakes strategic projects in creative, technical and operations environments. Strong attention to detail and ability to manage internal and external teams while meeting the demands of diverse stakeholders in fast-paced environments with shifting priorities. Have consistently met deadlines and increased revenue by employing dynamic, forward-thinking approaches to solve complex problems by leading teams with complementary yet varying personalities and skill sets.

Technical Skills

  • Microsoft Office 365 Suite {Word, Excel, Visio, Access}, HTML5, CSS, JavaScript, Bootstrap, Foundation Gulp & Grunt, Heroku, Meteor, PostgreSQL, RESTful web services, Express|Jade, text editors, TDD packages|plug-ins|tools, Adobe Creative Suite {Photoshop}, Keynote, Agile Project Management, Git Version Control, Proficient in Most CMS|DAM Tools, Jira|Airtable|Asana, some Python & Django

Experience

Education

B.S. in History, Portland State University 1998
Pragmatic Product Management 2011
Certificate of Completion, Portland Code School - Full Stack Javascript Immersion 2015

Core Competencies

  • Strategic Business Planning and Organization, Website Development, E-Commerce Website Development, Retail Marketing Strategy, Merchandising Management, Product Creation, Merchandising and Launch Coordination, Customer Relation Management Administration, Database Management, Webinar Training & Administration, Cross-Functional Team Collaboration & Leadership, Staff & Client Training & Support, Continuous Improvement, Facilitating Change and Growth, Project Management, Online Publication Management, Online Content Creation & Editing, Website Metrics Analysis, Online Multimedia Production Retail Forecasting Analysis, Slideshow Presentation Skills