Stephanie G.

Diec
stephaniegdiec@gmail.com 770 Claughton Island Dr #1404 Miami, FL 33131 Cell: (407) 802-6014 EDUCATION: University of Florida, Gainesville, FL Bachelor of Science in Business Administration-Marketing Minor in East Asian Languages GPA 3.31/4.0 Fudan University, Shanghai, China Chinese Foreign Language Exchange Student EXPERIENCE Macy’s Florida, Assistant Buyer, Center Core, Miami, FL • Prepare sales forecast for upcoming season working with a $2 million budget • Negotiate and manage $70k weekly advertising allowance for 8 departments • Manage 40 vendor-client relationships and act as liaison for senior buyers • Provide recommended product decisions on weekly revenues of $500k • 1 of 11 Level I associates fast-tracked 6-9 months ahead of career development schedule 2328 Oldfield Drive Orlando, FL 32837 Phone: (407) 856-0677 May 2007

Fall 2005-Spring 2006 August 2007-Current

Marriott Vacation Club International, Corporate Project Delivery Intern, Orlando, FL May 2006-August 2006 • Assisted 5 senior project managers with completion of an 8-month resort market expansion • Utilized 6 month Chinese study-abroad experience providing valuable International market research • Maximized meeting effectiveness providing organized sales results and minute records using MS Access • Chosen from a pool of 10 interns to participate in The Events Management Team Externship at Shanghai, JW Marriott • Created roadmap for the successful execution of the yearly Project Delivery Winter Conference 2007 Marriott Vacation Club International, Corporate Marketing Intern, Orlando, FL, • Provided superior customer service as liaison for ~500 high-end Marriott clients • Maximized effectiveness of market research surveys working on a limited budget • Created Internet platform capitalized on industry trends, later adopted by senior management • Gained valuable Marriott product experience through work in multiple disciplines May 2005-August 2005

Corazon Communications/Give Kids the World, Chinese Translator, Kissimmee, FL, June 2002-Present • Escorted “Make a Wish” Chinese families (5-10 individuals), creating once-in-a-lifetime experiences • Provided emotional support and assisted with easing extreme culture-shock • Created a welcoming environment for the families personally scheduling 7-10 day agendas • Reduced cultural-boundaries providing Cantonese and Mandarin translations ACTIVITIES/AWARDS: • Alpha Kappa Psi International Business Fraternity, member, Fall 2006 • Kappa Phi Lambda Sorority Incorporated, member, Spring 2006 • Minority Business Society, member, Spring 2004 • Florida Women in Business, member, Spring 2004 • CHAMPS mentoring program, Public School mentor, Fall 2004 • Chinese American Student Association, member, Fall 2003 • Horizons Community Service Club, member, Fall 2003 • Girls Club of Alachua County, Mentor, Fall 2003 LEADERSHIP: Community Service Chairwoman Kappa Phi Lambda Sorority Incorporated Fall 2006- Spring 2007 • Researched and coordinated monthly community service activities for 25-30 active sisters • Collaborated with philanthropy chair/fundraising chair to donate over $1,200 to various associations in need • Managed records of each 20 active sister’s hours of community service and fulfillment of requirements Community Service Chairwoman Minority Business Society Fall 2004-Spring 2005 • Researched, planned, and scheduled monthly community service projects for 15-20 members

SKILLS:
• • Proficient in MS Office Suite, strong communications skills, acute organizational abilities Fluent in Cantonese, conversational written and spoken in Spanish and Mandarin