Curriculum vitae is Latin for "course of life" and hence, reflects the transitional elements of my storied professional life.
Ambitious graduate with strong public relations, writing and relational skills, seeking to advance these proficiencies with a reputable company.
A sharp, detail-oriented, result-driven professional with a track record of editing and proofreading scholarly and research documents; writing speeches; translating visions and objectives into messages and composing editorials, press releases and articles that are relevant to the topic, speaker, and intended audience.
Loss for Words Ink • New York, NY (May 2014- present)
Freelancer— Proofreader and Speechwriter
Constructed website that caters to editing, proofreading, speechwriting, articles, op-eds, letter drafting and other writing services.
Meticulous editing of hundreds of communication content for spelling and punctuation.
Draft inspirational speeches for various clients.
Realign and restructure coherency of a sentences/ documents.
Shamali Corp (Subway restaurants, Multi-units) • New York, NY (August 2007-Present)
Reduced overall food cost within the 28-32% range while minimizing waste.
Subway Franchise of the year 2010 (New York State). Over five-year period (2008-14), sales increased over 50%. Stores (units) increased from one to four, over a six-year period
Reduced labor costs and met budgets while ensuring high quality of QSC.
Bank of Nova Scotia• Kingston, Jamaica (May 1994-August 2007)
Personal Banking Officer
Member of a retail banking team that experienced 13 straight years of billion-dollar records and unparalleled growth.
Achieved million-dollar yearly sales target.
Educated customers of the services and investing products through financial analysis.
Provided customers with genuine retail and lending options.
Educational and Professional Development
The City College of New York, New York, NY
Master of Professional Studies: Branding & Integrated Communication (Anticipated completion: May 2020)
Lehman College, New York, NY
Bachelor of Arts in Mass Communication
Business Training Ltd, Manchester, England
Advanced Diploma in Business English
HubSpot Academy: Content Marketing, Social Media Marketing and Inbound Marketing