Sarah Clark

Visual Merchandiser

Sarah is an experienced visual merchandiser with a diverse creative background. She began her career as a photographer & associate creative director at Robert Senn Studio in northeast Ohio. There, she developed her skills for photography, set & event design, and graphic design. Soon after, she moved to New York, where she began working in merchandising and expanded her career to retail visuals and styling. After a few years working in midtown Manhattan, she moved to Columbus and began working as a visual operations manager for Victoria’s Secret. In Columbus, she continues to fuel her passion for fashion, photography, and graphic design. She also enjoys writing, drawing and exploring other new creative endeavors. 

 

 

Career Highlights:

  • Living abroad in the Czech Republic for a photography internship for The Prague Post, where her work was featured in print & online
  • Worked as a production assistant for a Christmas campaign for Neiman Marcus
  • Styled, photographed and created a look book for Banana Republic in Manhattan
  • Merchandised and created visuals for Banana Republic throughout Manhattan
  • Was a part of the Momentum program for Gap, Inc.; a program that recognizes rising leaders

Experience:

Visual Merchandiser

ZenGenius, Inc.

Visual Operations Manager

Victoria’s Secret

  • Visual operations manager for lingerie & beauty business; 
  • Manages mock-store project for VSL
  • Manages inventory 
  • Creates training documents for visual updates
  • Creates and utilizes business reporting for executive partners

 

Visual Merchandising Manager

Banana Republic. 

  • Planned and executed all merchandising of women’s, petites, and accessories; all visual displays, all window displays and cadences and all styling for women’s, petites and windows at flagship location 
  • Graphic designed
  • Store visual artist; 
  • Product enthusiast – worked with corporate design team & merchants, educated sales associates about new fits, collections, etc. 
  • Facilitated training workshops throughout Manhattan district 
  • Executed multiple special projects for Manhattan district

 

Assistant Manager-Visual

New York & Company

  • Acted as visual liaison between corporate and store management
  • Executed and led floor-sets and styling 
  • Participated in walk-throughs with CEO & executive leaders 

 

Visual Associate

New York & Company

  • Executed floor-sets 
  • Dressed and styled mannequins
  • Created & executed visuals and accessory displays