Matthew Ebner

Matthew Ebner

Website Content Manager & Customer Solutions Manager at Sterling Restaurant Supply

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Matthew M. Ebner
621 Center St. #101, Herndon, VA 20170
Phone: 571.275.7832


• Outgoing, creative, results-driven professional with exceptional sales, marketing, communications and graphic design abilities
• Experienced sales manager with demonstrated success in customer relations, marketing & merchandising, inventory control, and personnel training & management, print related graphic design
• Forward-thinking schedule, cost and risk manager who excels at completing tasks on-time and in-budget
• Advanced software proficiency (Mac and PC) with expertise in: Adobe Creative Suite – CS6 and prior (Acrobat Professional, Photoshop, Illustrator); Microsoft Office Suite Software (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio, Publisher); Corel Draw; SAGE300 Order Processing; Magento Website Management; and TallySoft Point Of Sale Systems.


Sterling Restaurant Supply (08/2015 to Present)
Sterling, VA

Sterling Restaurant Supply (SRS) is a subsidiary of Fortessa Tableware Solutions, and is the leading supplier of tableware, flatware, and glassware to the small chain and locally owned restaurants in the Washington DC metro area. The SRS website is a growing extension of the brick and mortar store focusing on expanding the reach of SRS throughout the nation.

SRS Website Content Manager/Customer Solutions Manager

• Website content management: Update website with new products, re-categorizes existing products into ever changing and evolving system of order of status within product lines life cycle.
• Marketing management: Lead full lifecycle development and implementation of marketing campaigns including ad designs and collateral; strategize, develop and implement social media and online advertising.
• Consumer solutions management: Receives customer emails and phones calls and aids in resolving any issues they may have in the full cycle of the ordering process.
• Operations management: Collects order information on a daily basis and ensures sales orders and purchase orders are correct before sending orders to warehouse management for picking and shipping.
• Vendor Relations: Sets up accounts with various vendors for order placement of products not manufactured by Parent Corporation.

Alpine Ski Shop (08/2007 to 08/2015)
Sterling, VA / Fairfax, VA

Alpine Ski Shop is a family owned and operated outdoor sporting equipment and apparel retailer. The store, whose core market share is skis, snowboards, skate, and tennis equipment, is also active in the community and frequently hosts events to ensure that the local skate, ski, snowboard, and tennis community have a gathering point in Northern Virginia.

General Manager

• Marketing management: Lead full lifecycle development and implementation of marketing campaigns including ad designs and collateral; strategize, develop and implement social media and online advertising.
• Special Events management: Coordinate in-store events including in-store promotions, vendor sample sales and ski swaps; organize, manage and attend store-sponsored local skate events and competitions.
• Operations management: Create work schedules for store staff which consists of both year-round and seasonal employees; assist owner with inventory management including online and brick-and-mortar store; assist with main weekly and monthly stock purchasing decisions as well as special customer requested orders.
• Key Results:
o Recognized by territory product representatives as valuable resource and main go-to for market knowledge, future product line advice, and customer buying habits.
o Led design, development, implementation, and launch of new company website and online store which led to a 100% increase in online sales and increased efficiencies in order fulfillment and inventory requisitions.
o Selected to participate in numerous Elite vendor-sponsored professional development trips that are only awarded to the top-most performers. Events attended include Thirty-Two Boot Camp in Mt. Hood, OR and Burton Boarding School in Burlington, VT.
o Elevated roller derby program and sales by attending events and holding product demonstrations.

4th Psychological Operations Group – U.S. Army (08/1999 to 08/2005)
Fort Bragg, NC

The US Army’s Multimedia Team produces graphic artwork, marketing materials for the main branch of the United States Armed Forces responsible for land-based military operations. Primary scope of work includes supervising, planning, and operating multimedia-imaging equipment in order to produce various kinds of visual displays and documents.

Specialist (E-4) - Multimedia Illustrator (Military Occupation Specialty - 25M)

• Lead Graphic Illustrator on two De-Mining missions to Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Guatemala, and Honduras, Spring 2001 and Fall 2001.
• Lead Graphic Illustrator for Mobile Print System (MPS), Afghanistan, during Operation Enduring Freedom (OEF), Spring – Winter 2002.
• Assigned duties above pay grade (E-4) as night shift Non-Commissioned Officer In-Charge for graphics section, December 2002 – April 2003
• Lead Graphic Illustrator for MPS (Mobile Print Station), Kuwait, during Operation Iraqi Freedom, Spring – Fall 2003.
• Trained Navy personnel on USS Enterprise and USS Peligro, October – November 2003. Designed and taught a 5 day class on advanced technical use of the RISOGRAPH 3105 high-speed duplicator, used for production of Psychological Operations material.
• Lead Graphic Illustrator for Military Information Support Team (MIST) LaPaz, Bolivia, Spring – Summer 2004.
• Lead Graphic Illustrator for intelligence gathering mission in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, Fall 2004 – Winter 2005.


• Town of Leesburg Parks and Recreation – Ida Lee Recreation Center Summer Skate Camp lead instructor (06/2008-08/2011)
• Friends of Ida Lee – Volunteered over 500 hours towards raising funds and the construction of Catoctin Skate Park in Leesburg, Virginia (10/1996-010/1998)


• US Army Advanced Individual Training, Multimedia Illustrator (25M). Training and Instruction included Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Corel Draw, and PowerPoint.
• Northern Virginia Community College, Select Coursework in Business Management and Business Administration (2007-09)