IntroductionThe purpose of this portfolio is to display myskills, accomplishments, and work that bestexpress my abilities thus far into my collegeeducation.I will be receiving a business degree inAdvertising and Marketing come May 2014 fromNorthwood University.I am inspired to live what I love everyday bymany things, experiences, and successful peopleI have had the tremendous opportunity to know.
GoalsTo obtain a job where I am always able to learnnew things, develop new skills, and build off ofthe knowledge and strengths I already have.To have the opportunity to work at an advertisingagency in a position that allows me to harnessmy creative energy and use it to the best of myability.To maintain the passion I have for my field inevery stage and aspect of my future career.
Chelsea Potestato52446 Silent Ridge | Chesterfield, MI 48051 | 586.321.0778 | email@example.comEDUCATION Northwood University – Midland, MI Bachelor of Business Administration May 2014 Major: Advertising & Marketing Scholarship: Northwood University Free-Enterprise Scholarship awarded on academic merit Columbia College Chicago – Chicago, IL Major: Film & Video 2010-2011EXPERIENCE Diversified Retirement Services – Clinton Twp., MI Secretary May 2011 – August 2012 · Demonstrated professionalism with strong communication and phone skills to manage incoming calls for financial advisor · Managed and maintained appointment scheduling and handled follow-up with clients and prospects · Assumed leadership role while managing day-to-day office operations · Maintained client files and handled confidential and proprietary information with discretion · Assisted in creating client information forms and files through various Microsoft Office programs · Coordinated packets and compiled information for monthly financial seminars Maui Tanning – Midland, MI Sales Associate 2011 – 2012 · Cross-functional experience in all operations of this independently-owned operation · Managed and maintained client records using the Helios program · Employed effective sales skills to upsell lotions and merchandise to customers · Maintained cleanliness and order of facility Cutting Edge Athletics – Clinton Twp., MI Gymnastics Coach 2007 – 2011 · Coached 1-12 year olds on fundamentals and one-on-one skills instruction in tumbling and gymnastics · Communicated effectively with parents to discuss behavior and progress of children · Coordinated practices, scheduling and prepared team for state-wide competitionsLEADERSHIP Delta Zeta – Xi Eta Chapter 2012 – PresentVOLUNTEER Michigan Blood Organization – Donor 2011 – Present Volunteers of America 2011 – Present · Adopt a family each holiday season through the Adopt-a-Family program Colonial Villa Assisted Living 2011 – Present · Assist the residents in Bingo games twice a month Susan G. Komen: Race for the Cure 2009 – Present · 5k participant and team member
iPhone 5 campaign – billboard designSamples ofWorkKia Soul – excerpt from paper on compan past advertisements
PhotosDelta Zeta’s annual Turtle Tug competition to raise money forThe Painted Turtle Camp supporting children with terminalillnessesNorthwood University’s Annual International Auto Show 2011participant – team Mercedes member