Visual Merchandiser skilled at collaborating with fashion designers on product placement, store displays and marketing material for new clothing launches and promotions. Fashion Stylist; who thrives in a team-oriented environment, working creatively and effectively to reach company goals.
Mac and PC proficient
Excellent communication skills
Expert in Adobe Photoshop
Fashion Assistant Intern12/2014
to 02/2015 DC Fashion Week – 2020 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, # 450 | Washington,
Discussed style lines, details and revisions with designer.
Developed seasonal and brand style guides to promote [Fashionista Roanoke LLC.
Led the aesthetic creation of new fashion products.
Rehearsed cat walks and special choreography in preparation for fashion exhibits.
Examined sketches, sample articles and design specifications to ascertain number, shape and size of pattern parts.
Met with the fashion director to discuss the required poses, movements and persona to be portrayed.
Fashion PR Intern04/2014
to 07/2014 Informative Q Magazine – 806 Jamison Ave SE, Roanoke,
Represented the organization to customers, the public, government officials and other external sources.
Drafted and edited content for organizational publications, including employee newsletters and stockholders' reports.
Wrote and edited articles, web content, advertising copy, periodicals and publications for internal and external audiences.
Attended [Number] trade shows each year to preserve company relations with distributors, customers and media personnel.
Consulted with advertising agencies to arrange promotional campaigns in all types of media.
Associate of Arts: 2009-2011Virginia Western Community College -
3094 Colonial Ave, Roanoke,
Minor in Fashion Illustration
Coursework in Media Training and Business Writing
Continuing education in Fashion Design
Member of Fashionista Roanoke LLC Club
High School Diploma: 2002Patrick Henry High School-
2102 Grandin Rd SW, Roanoke,