Brent's Resume

About Brent

Brent seeks to obtain employment as a video-editor or web master.
Brent's work ethic is driven by his devotion to providing excellent customer service.

References

Christa Cooper
Store Manager: Texas A&M San Antonio Bookstore
1 University Way
San Antonio, TX, 78224
Phone: 210.784.1070
Email: sm429@bncollge.com
Dr. Denise Richter Ph.D.
Professor of Communications, Palo Alto College
1400 W. Villaret Blvd.
San Antonio, TX 78224-2499
Phone: 210.486.3237
Email: drichter@alamo.edu

Christa Cooper is the manager of Barnes & Noble College bookstore on the Texas A&M San Antonio Campus. Christa and Brent both started as co-workers and both rose to become Manager and Supervisor respectively.

Dr. Denise Richter is the former Chair of the Communications Department at Palo Alto College. With more than 25 years of field journalism and editorial experience Dr. Richter passes on her knowledge to the younger generation.



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Texas A&M San Antonio

Brent graduated from A&M San Antonio with a Bachelor of Arts in Communications, December 2009.

During his time at TAMUSA, Brent took classes that covered:

  • Script Writing for T.V. and Radio
  • Journalism
  • Photo Journalism
  • Video Editing
  • News Editing
  • Media Law
  • Radio Broadcasting
  • Web Design
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Palo Alto Community College

Before he went to A&M Brent graduated from Palo Alto with an Associate of Arts in Communications, August 2007.


Skills
Computer skills

Brent commands a deep knowledge of computer workings and software navigation.

Among the many programs Brent has knowledge of are:

  • Final Cut Pro
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Dreamweaver
  • Music Maker Sound Editing Software
  • Microsoft Office 2007, & 2010
  • Windows XP, Vista, & 7
  • Firefox 4.0
  • Internet Explorer 8

Other Skills

As both an Eagle Scout and an ROTC Cadet, Brent learned a variety of useful skills including:

  • Time Management
  • Leadership by example
  • Self-Discipline
  • Respect
  • Attention to detail
  • Dedication and loyalty
  • Working under pressure
  • Honesty

Work Experience
Hobby Lobby
June 2014 - Present

Brent works as a stockman for Hobby Lobby of the Wonderland of the America's Mall (Crossroads Mall). His duties include:

  • Store maintenance
  • Store cleanliness
  • Unload weekly truck
  • Customer Service
Texas A&M San Antonio Bookstore
May 2014 - September 2016

Brent came back to the Texas A&M San Antonio Bookstore after his services at Steves Doors were no longer needed. During this time he was promoted to Supervisor. On top of his duties as a bookseller Brent was now responsible for:

  • Opening/Closing store
  • Supervising associates
  • Ensuring store tasks were completed
  • Working with the manager to set and achieve store goals
Steves & Sons
October 2011 - April 2014

Brent left the Texas A&M San Antonio Bookstore for a full time position as a Marketing Analysis Assistant to Jake Lyro, the Marketing Director of the Interior Door division. Brent was responsible for collaborating with a third party software company to create and maintain a special order catalog as a supplier to Home Depot. Other duties included:

  • Brand Recognition
  • Monthly Product Sales Analysis
  • Vendor/Supplier Relations
  • Printed catalog design and layout
Texas A&M San Antonio Bookstore
August 2010 - October 2011

Brent enoyed his work at the Texas A&M San Antonio Bookstore, owned by Barnes & Noble College Booksellers. His duties as a Bookseller included:

  • Customer service
  • Online order processing
  • Shipping and receiving
  • Campus relations
  • Display arrangement
  • Stocking
  • Data entry
  • Social Networking
Staples Copy & Print Center
May 2010 - June 2011

Brent's work at Staples as a Copy & Print Associate, often put his design skills to good use.
Aside from excellent customer service Brent was also required to:

    Design:
  • Flyers
  • Posters
  • Brochures
  • Business Cards
  • Various other documents
    Operate office equipment:
  • Xerox Copiers
  • Brother Stamp Printer
  • Binding Machine
  • Fax Machine
  • Laser Cutter
Castroville Public Library
April 2009 - May 2010

Brent worked at the Castroville Public Library as a Librarian and Internet Technician.
Brent had many duties at the Library including:

  • Software troubleshooting
  • Web Site maintenance
  • Marketing and publicity
  • Graphic design
  • Patron services
  • Teaching classes
  • Social Networking
  • Normal librarian duties
Palo Alto Bookstore
August 2007 - March 2010

Brent's first job was at the Palo Alto College Bookstore, run by Follett Higher Education.
During his time at the bookstore Brent worked hard and proved himself capable of taking on further responsibilities, a few of which include:

  • Customer service
  • Online order processing
  • Shipping and receiving
  • Campus relations
  • Display arrangement
  • Supervision of temporary workers
  • Data entry
  • Money management