Versatile, seasoned & dynamic management professional dedicated to bringing organizations to the next phase of growth & development. Diligent, resourceful and motivated to revamp & improve processes & procedures, streamline efficiency in operations and transform high-potential staff into high-performing teams and outstanding creative leaders.
Project management, planning and development
Budgeting and forecasting
Purchasing, procurement & vendor sourcing
Natural leader/team builder
Detail-oriented, flexible, adaptable
Journeyman Gemologist/Jewelry Appraiser10/2011
to Current JEWELRY APPRAISAL SERVICE – Minneapolis,
Studying coursework to become Certified Gemologist Appraiser through the Gemological Institute of America (GIA).
Assist in grading diamonds & gemstones and write final appraisals for owner/independent jewelry appraiser.
to 01/2011 HOTEL 340 – Saint Paul,
Managed sales and day to day operations of boutique historic 50+ room downtown hotel.
Sold wedding and banquet space for The University Club of Saint Paul - tripled revenue during tenure.
Facility Operations Department Head10/2006
to 10/2010 LIFE TIME FITNESS – Eden Prairie,
Managed a [Number]-clubs employing [Number] workers.
Established and maintained [Number] vendor partnerships.
Helped earn the company [Number]% customer satisfaction ratings on [Website] by [Action taken].
Managed capital funding requests of up to $[Amount] million from project approval to project closeout.
to 07/2006 MACY'S Ridgedale Men's & Home – Minnetonka,
Managed 40 team members and $7+ million annual sales of premium men's clothing brands.