Having grown professionally over the past 14 years with a history of proven success, I am eager to continue my sales / marketing management career in the action sports / outdoor industry. The attached résumé outlines my educational, professional and personal experiences that will make me a great fit for the position and valuable asset to the team. Strengths I would bring include, but are not limited to the following: • Experience: My experience in and passion for the action sports / outdoor industry over the past 14 years has pushed me to acquire a well-rounded understanding for both sales and marketing in this space. • Advanced Communication: As a communications major, I was able to polish my skills to effectively communicate professionally and socially. My education combined with experience has also taught me the importance of networking and how to effectively create working relationships with the right people. • Leadership: I recognize group dynamics, earn respect in leadership roles, and utilize listening and speaking skills effectively. My diverse life and work experiences have given me the ability to work well in a team environment. • Work Ethic: Throughout my past involvements, I have always been well prepared and rewarded for my performance. I always welcome the opportunity to take on new responsibilities and complete them proficiently. I am confident that my diverse skill set will not only be a perfect match for this position but also an asset to the team.