MEET <ul><li>CHRISTINE VANDERZYDEN </li></ul><ul><li>AKA </li></ul><ul><li>TREND  </li></ul><ul><li>PREDICTOR </li></ul>
TABLE OF CONTENTS <ul><li>THE PAST… </li></ul><ul><li>-------------------------------------------- </li></ul><ul><li>Lifel...
THE PAST <ul><li>Where I’ve Been... </li></ul>
LIFELONG LEARNER <ul><li>EAST GRAND RAPIDS HIGH </li></ul><ul><li>Magna Cum Laude, 2009 </li></ul><ul><li>INDIANA UNIVERSI...
LIFELONG  LEADER <ul><li>EAST GRAND RAPIDS </li></ul><ul><li>-------------------------------------------- </li></ul><ul><l...
PERSONAL ASSETS <ul><li>PASSIONS </li></ul><ul><li>-------------------------------------------- </li></ul><ul><li>Apparel ...
EXPERIENCE CREATION <ul><li>EAST GRAND RAPIDS </li></ul><ul><li>-------------------------------------------- </li></ul><ul...
THE PRESENT <ul><li>WHERE I AM… </li></ul>
CHRISTINE’S PURPOSE <ul><li>ORIGIN </li></ul><ul><li>-------------------------------------------- </li></ul><ul><li>1. Pri...
WORK IN PROGRESS <ul><li>SCHOOLING: </li></ul><ul><li>-------------------------------------------- </li></ul><ul><li>Have:...
VARIOUS WEBSITES <ul><li> </li></ul>My  LinkedIn Profile : Women’s Wear Da...
ROLE MODELS Who inspires me to work hard… <ul><li>Rachel Zoe  </li></ul><ul><li>-------------------------- </li></ul><ul><...
THE FUTURE <ul><li>Where I Am Going. </li></ul>
CHRISTINE’S PATH <ul><li>MY HOPEFUL PATH… </li></ul><ul><li>-------------------------------------------- </li></ul><ul><li...
CAN YOU CONTRIBUTE? <ul><li>Intellectual  </li></ul><ul><li>-------------------------------------------- </li></ul><ul><li...
CONTACT CHRISTINE <ul><li>EMAIL: </li></ul><ul><li>-------------------------------------------- </li></ul><ul><li>[email_a...
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  1. 1. MEET <ul><li>CHRISTINE VANDERZYDEN </li></ul><ul><li>AKA </li></ul><ul><li>TREND </li></ul><ul><li>PREDICTOR </li></ul>
  2. 2. TABLE OF CONTENTS <ul><li>THE PAST… </li></ul><ul><li>-------------------------------------------- </li></ul><ul><li>Lifelong Learner </li></ul><ul><li>My educational history </li></ul><ul><li>Lifelong Leader </li></ul><ul><li>My leadership roles </li></ul><ul><li>Personal Assets </li></ul><ul><li>My passions, strengths, & skills </li></ul><ul><li>Experience Creation </li></ul><ul><li>My event production & project management </li></ul>THE PRESENT… -------------------------------------------- Christine’s Purpose My 8 Cylinders of Success Work In Progress What I am currently working on for my future career Various Websites My web properties & brands Role Models People that influence me to become successful THE FUTURE… -------------------------------------------- Envisioned Board of Directors My desired dream team Can You Contribute? My intellectual, social, and financial capital gaps Contact Christine My email, phone, & mailing address THE PURPOSE -------------------------------------------- To contribute my business and interpersonal skills towards the retail industry in order to make a difference in our current industry.
  3. 3. THE PAST <ul><li>Where I’ve Been... </li></ul>
  4. 4. LIFELONG LEARNER <ul><li>EAST GRAND RAPIDS HIGH </li></ul><ul><li>Magna Cum Laude, 2009 </li></ul><ul><li>INDIANA UNIVERSITY </li></ul><ul><li>BA in Apparel Merchandising </li></ul><ul><li>Minor is Business, 2013 </li></ul>
  5. 5. LIFELONG LEADER <ul><li>EAST GRAND RAPIDS </li></ul><ul><li>-------------------------------------------- </li></ul><ul><li>Girls and Boys Club Recreational Facilities </li></ul><ul><li>-Launched and built the new gym and recreational facility </li></ul><ul><li>Habitat for Humanity (Honduras) </li></ul><ul><li>-Builder, Translator </li></ul><ul><li>United Way Schools of Hope Reading </li></ul><ul><li>-Programs (Mullick Park Elementary) </li></ul><ul><li>Tutor, Leader of Reading Exercises </li></ul>INDIANA UNIVERSITY -------------------------------------------- The Leader Institute, Washington D.C. -Graduate, Fellow Member Retail Studies Organization -Fellow, Marketing Committee IU College Republicans -Marketing Commitee CAREER -------------------------------------------- Camp Cambridge -Founder & CEO, Counselor Wolverine Building Group -Receptionist, Marketing Director
  6. 6. PERSONAL ASSETS <ul><li>PASSIONS </li></ul><ul><li>-------------------------------------------- </li></ul><ul><li>Apparel Retail </li></ul><ul><li>-Analyzing and predicting trends </li></ul><ul><li>Public Speaking </li></ul><ul><li>-Motivating groups of people </li></ul><ul><li>Writing </li></ul><ul><li>-Inspiring through words </li></ul><ul><li>People </li></ul><ul><li>-Understanding relationships and needs of others </li></ul>SKILLS & SUBJECTS -------------------------------------------- Project Leadership -Building and developing projects through retail Time Management -Finish every duty on time and efficiently Flexibility -Able to move around whatever means available Facilitation -Managing multiple con versations STRENGTHS -------------------------------------------- Activator -Can turn thoughts into action Interpersonal -Ability to get along with others easily Discipline -Create order and structure for excellence Strategic -Create alternative ways to succeed DEVELOPING -------------------------------------------- Skills & Subjects: Marketing tactics, Business analysis, Trend Prediction
  7. 7. EXPERIENCE CREATION <ul><li>EAST GRAND RAPIDS </li></ul><ul><li>-------------------------------------------- </li></ul><ul><li>Graydon’s Crossing </li></ul><ul><li>-Helped open and hostess </li></ul><ul><li>Healthy High </li></ul><ul><li>-A full day of workshops and life skills for 1,000 high school students in Grand Rapids, MI </li></ul><ul><li>Camp Cambridge </li></ul><ul><li>-Camp Counselor/Entrepreneur </li></ul><ul><li>East Grand Rapids Varsity Golf </li></ul><ul><li>-Started up the team again, Varsity Captain role </li></ul>INDIANA UNIVERSITY -------------------------------------------- Wolverine Building Group -A full time Receptionist, part time marketing director Victoria’s Secret -Cashier and Sales Associate The Leader Institute -Graduated the Youth Leadership advocacy program through Morton Blackwell’s Leader Institute based in Washington D.C. Retail Studies Organization -Marketing committee for the Retail Studies of Indiana University
  8. 8. THE PRESENT <ul><li>WHERE I AM… </li></ul>
  9. 9. CHRISTINE’S PURPOSE <ul><li>ORIGIN </li></ul><ul><li>-------------------------------------------- </li></ul><ul><li>1. Principles » My Dashboard </li></ul><ul><li>How many trends I can help predict and buy for a retail corporation in effort to improve their sales. </li></ul><ul><li>2. Passions » My Keys </li></ul><ul><li>Retail, interpersonal skills, organization </li></ul><ul><li>3. Problems » My Fuel </li></ul><ul><li>My passion for the fashion industry and the continuous fast-paced lifestyle. </li></ul><ul><li>4. People » My Motor </li></ul><ul><li>The continuous growth of the industry. </li></ul>DESTINE-NATION -------------------------------------------- 5. Positioning » My Lane Acquire the best internship I can. 6. Pioneers » My Pace Cars Coco Chanel, Rachel Zoe, Whitney Port, Lauren Conrad. 7. Picture » My Road Map Acquire a job that is at a corporate level of a retail company using my Business Leader » Social Leader » Retail Leader skills. 8. Possibility » My Momentum A world where everyone feels powerful, supporting, and self-directed on the retail industry. PURPOSE -------------------------------------------- Purpose » My GPS My purpose is to develop my skills that I’ve learned at Indiana University specializing in business and the retail industry by promoting myself at a corporate level in a top city in which fashion especially is a very strong and powerful industry.
  10. 10. WORK IN PROGRESS <ul><li>SCHOOLING: </li></ul><ul><li>-------------------------------------------- </li></ul><ul><li>Have: </li></ul><ul><li>-High School Degree </li></ul><ul><li>-Youth Leadership Institute Degree </li></ul><ul><li>Goal: </li></ul><ul><li>-Bachelors of Arts and Sciences in Apparel Merchandising (2013) </li></ul><ul><li>-Minor in Business (2013) </li></ul><ul><li>-Study abroad in London (2012) </li></ul>INTERNSHIP: -------------------------------------------- Goal: -Internship at Macy’s in New York City (summer 2012) -Internship in London through Boston University Study abroad program (spring 2012) JOB: -------------------------------------------- Goal: -Work at a corporate level (not sure which specific company yet) within the retail industry
  11. 11. VARIOUS WEBSITES <ul><li> </li></ul>My LinkedIn Profile : Women’s Wear Daily Website: Retail, Beauty and Fashion News in the World
  12. 12. ROLE MODELS Who inspires me to work hard… <ul><li>Rachel Zoe </li></ul><ul><li>-------------------------- </li></ul><ul><li>Celebrity Stylist </li></ul>Coco Chanel -------------------------- Creator of Chanel Designer (first woman) Mary Kay Ash -------------------------- Founder of Mary Kay Cosmetics Jackie Kennedy O’nassis -------------------------- First Lady, Public Speaker Victoria Beckham -------------------------- Singer, Designer
  13. 13. THE FUTURE <ul><li>Where I Am Going. </li></ul>
  14. 14. CHRISTINE’S PATH <ul><li>MY HOPEFUL PATH… </li></ul><ul><li>-------------------------------------------- </li></ul><ul><li>East Grand Rapids High School </li></ul><ul><li> Indiana University </li></ul><ul><li>Study Abroad </li></ul><ul><li>Internship </li></ul><ul><li>Graduate </li></ul><ul><li>Job Offer </li></ul><ul><li>Promotion </li></ul>TARGETS: -------------------------------------------- Live in a city, work with people I love, job within the retail industry, use my skill set to reach my full potential
  15. 15. CAN YOU CONTRIBUTE? <ul><li>Intellectual </li></ul><ul><li>-------------------------------------------- </li></ul><ul><li>Join the Board of Directors </li></ul><ul><li>Hold an official seat on the board for 24 months </li></ul><ul><li>Join the Board of Advisors </li></ul><ul><li>Hold an unofficial seat for 24 months </li></ul><ul><li>Consulting </li></ul><ul><li>Offer hours of pro bono consulting services </li></ul>Social -------------------------------------------- Networks Connect us with people and organizations you know will benefit from what we have to offer Board Members Connect us with potential board members or advisors Investors Connect us with people who may be interested in investing in us Financial -------------------------------------------- Investment Exchange for equity Scholarships Pay for unemployed people to take the course at cost Space & Supplies Contribute goods or services that will decrease our monthly expenses
  16. 16. CONTACT CHRISTINE <ul><li>EMAIL: </li></ul><ul><li>-------------------------------------------- </li></ul><ul><li>[email_address] </li></ul><ul><li>PHONE: </li></ul><ul><li>-------------------------------------------- </li></ul><ul><li>616.240.0159 </li></ul>MAIL: -------------------------------------------- School Address: 207 E Second St. Bloomington, IN 47401 Permanent Address: 727 Plymouth SE Grand Rapids, MI 49506