Jayquan Thompson

Visual Merchandiser

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Jay is a self-motivated, hands on learner, who is goal driven and hard working. He is a student at The Ohio State University where he is majoring in Fashion and Retail Studies. Through his experiences with multi-million dollar companies, he has learned not only the basics of merchandising, but has picked up a few other useful skills as well, that help in-store and corporate growth. He hopes to graduate and let his degree and experiences lead the way to a corporate position where he could make an impact for a larger demographic.

 

Career Highlights:

  • Visual Merchandising
  • Event Planning and Decorating Coordination
  • Executed Floor-sets and Lighting Displays
  • Created Templates for Floor-set

Experience:

Visual Merchandiser

ZenGenius, Inc.

 

Visual Merchandiser

Abercrombie & Fitch Home Office

  • Executed mock store floor plans through the use of templates
  • Styled forms, lighting fixtures, and fragrance
  • Assisted with visual merchandising scenarios for each store
  • Translated prototype floor-sets into documents for in-store recreation

 

Visual Merchandiser

Victoria’s Secret

  • Collaborated with the New York Beauty team to create beauty zone floor-sets 
  • Styled forms and window displays for home office walk through
  • Execution of floor-sets 

 

Sales Associate

Benefit Cosmetics

  • Planned events for charities
  • Created in store boutique visuals to engage customers and drive sales