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ALEXANDRA C. PHILLIPS

5933 South Florence Court, Englewood, CO 80111

Email: acphillips11@gmail.com

Cell: 303.548.3121


EXPERIENCE

Ann Taylor Loft

Sales Associate (Jan. 2017 – present)

Lone Tree, Colo.

  • Builds relationships with new and recurring clients
  • Assists clients with their shopping experience by being a style advisor
  • Acts as a brand ambassador for the LOFT brand

303 Magazine

Fashion, Culture, and Lifestyle Writer (Jan. 2017 – present)

Denver, Colo.

  • Writes weekly fashion and lifestyle articles on local people, places, and events in the Denver metro area

Rocky Mountain Student Media Corporation

College Avenue Magazine

Editor-in-Chief (Dec. 2014 – Dec. 2016)

Fort Collins, Colo.

  • Publish a quarterly magazine
  • Manage a staff of writers, designers and photographers
  • Promote the magazine on social media and advertising platforms
  • Redesigned and reformatted the magazine
  • Rebranded the magazine with new promotional materials

Otter Products

Customer Service Representative (May 2016 – Aug. 2016)

Fort Collins, Colo.

  • Completed warranty replacements for both OtterBox and LifeProof brands

Maids of Athena

Social Media Chair (Nov. 2015 – Dec. 2016)

Denver, Colo.

  • Manage official Instagram, Twitter and Facebook pages for local chapter of the philanthropic organization

303 Magazine

Editorial Intern (May 2015 – Aug. 2015)

Denver, Colo.

  • Wrote weekly fashion and lifestyle articles on local fashion and fashion in a historical and cultural context
  • Planned, produced and hosted poolside fashion shows and pool parties sponsored by the magazine
  • Managed Pinterest accounts for clients

Yellow Scene Magazine

Editorial Intern (May 2015 – Aug. 2015)

Erie, Colo.

  • Wrote bi-weekly blog posts focused on local events
  • Copy edited stories for the magazine
  • Wrote local fashion features article for summer issue

Fashion Report CO

Features Editor (Aug. 2014 – Dec. 2015)

Fort Collins, Colo.

  • Wrote and curated articles on the topics of current events in the fashion industry and fashion’s influence in a historical and cultural context
  • Managed a staff of writers
  • Covered local fashion shows in both Fort Collins and Denver

Forever 21

Sales Associate (May 2014 – Aug. 2014)

Lone Tree, Colo.

  • Assisted in creating monthly visual merchandising displays for new products
  • Experience with inventory upkeep and turnover

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

  • Writing: news and public relations writing, copy editing in AP style; content production for web and print; social media and search engine optimization
  • Production: publication design and layout; photo/video production and editing; graphic and logo design; infographics
  • Promotion: digital promotions management; social media management; event planning and production
  • Merchandising: trend prediction/analysis; textile knowledge; retail and supply chain functions; product development; merchandising mathematics
  • Software & Tools: WordPress; Camayak; Adobe Creative Cloud (InDesign, Photoshop, Premeire, Illustrator) Hootsuite; social media; WGSN; Microsoft Office

EDUCATION

Colorado State University | Fort Collins, CO | Dec. 2016

B.A. in Journalism and Media Communication | Merchandising Minor | Business Administration Minor

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