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Matthew Harris
XX XXXX XXXX, Charlton, MA 01507
Professional Summary

Start up business owner with the ability to pitch the sale and close the deal. Motivated and industrious with 3 years experience making window treatments for residential homes and businesses in Massachusetts. Experience as a beauty consultant with over 20 years background in direct sales. 

  • Networking 
  • Public Speaking
  • Writing 
  • Creative Thinker 
  • Social Media
  • Active Listening- Collaborator
Business Owner Oct 2006Aug 2011 Presence Window Designs Charlton, Ma
  • Meet and greet prospective clients.
  • Perform duties such as research for designs, measure location site, and present estimates.
  • Determine goods and services to be sold, and set prices based on customer demand. 
  • Measure fabric to specifications, cut uneven edges with shears, fold material, and press it with an iron to form a heading. Fabrication of window treatments using sewing machines.
  • Delivery of goods and installation. Describe operation and care of merchandise to customers.
  • Review financial statements and finalize the sale. 
  • Attend weekly business meetings to promote business.
Sales Consultant Aug 1984Feb 2010 Mary Kay Cosmetics Charlton, Ma
  • Teaching skin care and cosmetic application. Customer relations including product advice through direct sales. Inventory and product delivery. 
  • Attended weekly sales meetings. Participate in sales presentations at local businesses and events. Attending conventions and seminars. Maintain customer contact through mailings and phone calls.
Gallery Guard Feb 1992Apr 1997 Guggenheim Museum NYC, NY
  • Monitor and authorize entrance and departure of public visitors. Guard against theft and maintain public safety and protection of artworks within the galleries.
  • Circulate among visitors and guide the patrons.
  • Communicate information about the institution and the art exhibits to the public.
Associate of Science : Illustration Jan 1989 School of Visual Arts NYC, NY
Associate of Science : Fine Arts Sep 1986 Fashion Institute of Technology NYC, NY
Associate of Science : Fine Arts Jun 1983 Suffolk County Community College Selden, NY
Community Service
  • Company X Volunteer for local Christian concerts.  
  • Lunch Prep/Server, Whitinsville Christian School, 2009-12
  • 90.1 WYCM Christian Radio Station Volunteer- Sharathon, concerts, merchandise sales. 
Additional Information
BNI- Business Networking International Member
Statement of Accomplishments- Berklee College of Music's MOOC 2013-2015
Introduction to Music Production and Songwriting
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Previous Companies:

  • Presence Window Designs
  • Mary Kay Cosmetics
  • Guggenheim Museum

Previous Job Positions:

  • Business Owner
  • Sales Consultant
  • Gallery Guard


  • School of Visual Arts
  • Fashion Institute of Technology
  • Suffolk County Community College

Level of Education:

  • Associate of Science

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