A designing executive with 34 years of experience of comprehensive designing including designing of monuments and sign structures using Corel x3, hand lettering and layout and supervision. Proven experience collaborating with senior management in order to support and further corporate goals. Possess superb written and oral communication skills. Excellent ability to address and implement strategic plans for outside sales, customer relation and business management.
Desire to secure a position where my extensive management experience can further enhance an employer’s mission.
Mature, business-minded and highly-loyal individual that offers many years of professional management experience, proficient in delegating and multi-tasking.
PROFESSIONAL SKILLS SUMMARY
Proficient in day-to-day operation of a high volume, fast paced work environment
Excellent in customer relations and business management
Highly skilled in the designing of monument & sign structures via Corel x3
Proficient in Corel Graphics
Familiar with Adobe CS
Proficient in the importing and exporting of digital files
Proficient in the digital printing process
Proficient in the operation of the graphic production environment
Familiar with wind load & permit acquisitions
Safety & MSDS Officer
Human Relations Director
Proficient in day-to-day operation of work environment
Familiar in all aspects of building maintenance from electrical to plumbing to masonry
Familiar in all aspects of vehicle maintenance
Conduct outside sales
Conduct site surveys
Experience in Marketing
PROFESSIONAL WORK EXPERIENCE
Archbell Signs 1572 Juniper Street, Norfolk, Virginia 23502
1977 to 7-8-2011
Employment and apprenticeship in the screen printing department began while in high school.
Advanced to the Hand Lettering and Layout Department
Advanced to the Construction and Installation Foreman position; the department increased in size and responsibilities under my supervision.
Advanced to the Estimating and outside sales Department
Advanced to supervisor of production
Promoted to Vice President in 2000, began full-time operation of the business, supervising 9 to 12 full-time employees, maintaining vehicles and building and grounds, production and installation, quality control and scheduling. Digital printing was added in 2006
Princess Anne High School – Virginia Beach, VA