Katharine Hirsch


About Me

Columbia University Class of 2019 | Majoring in English | Minoring in business management | Worked for American Apparel | Future in Fashion Business Management

Location

New York, US
New York, New York
Education
    Columbia University in the City of New York
    November, 2015 - May, 2019
    degree
    Bachelor's
    major
    English
    minor
    Business
    coursework
    Principles of Economics
    Modernism
    Portledge School
    September, 2005 - June, 2011
Work Experience
    American Apparel
    Assistant store Manager
    New York, New York, United States
    August, 2014 - present
    company
    American Apparel
    title
    Assistant store Manager
    overview
    Worked under the manager to oversee daily store operations, profitability, and customer satisfaction. Increased sales and customer loyalty by 23%. Responsible for scheduling, time management and payroll budgeting, troubleshooting, POS, maintaining store standards, training employees, keeping the sales floor properly filled, as well as motivating and leading the staff.
    Little Chefs, LTD
    Office Manager/Cooking Teacher
    Port Washington, New York, United States
    May, 2013 - August, 2013
    Bistro, etc (Port Washington)
    Assistant to the Chef
    Port Washington, New York, United States
    May, 2013 - August, 2013
Fun Fact
I am a classically trained opera singer.
Passion
Fashion, Travel, and Music.
Skills
Languages
French
Technical skills
Adobe PhotoshopClarity Store OperationsMicrosoft ExcelRetailPro
Gigs / Freelance
    KAD Jewelry
    Project Founder
    April, 2016 - December, 2018
Hobbies
snowboarding
making jewelry and art from second hand or recycled materials
Creative Writing