Darren Yarmack

BBA - Marketing

About Me

Thanks for stopping by to find out more about me. I enjoy traveling, golf, and snowboarding. My most recent trip was four months to Central America where I travelled Mexico to Panama! The photo to the right is one of many amazing sunsets at Casa de Olas.


I thrive in a fast paced work environment where I can add valuable input to decisions. I have a entrepreneurial spirit and proven success at running a small business for over three years. I am extremely detail orientated and have effective time management skills. I appreciate your time in reviewing my credentials below and I look forward to hearing from you soon!

Skills

· Successful background in sales management, direct sales, and sales training.

· Outstanding organizational, time, and project management skills.

· Extremely self-motivated, enthusiastic, and profit orientated.

· Entrepreneur mindset drawn to new opportunities and value creation.

· Tremendous communication, listening, and closing skills.

· Effective in generating new business and enlarging customer base.

· Highly respected by peers and subordinates.

· Extremely detail orientated and able to learn new skills quickly.

Professional Experience

Student Works Painting, Vancouver, BC

General Manager

September 2010-October 2012

· Exceeded $1,000,000 in sales for team in year two.

· Extensive recruiting organization, interview, and follow up skills.

· Trained franchise operators on business system.

· Worked with over 30 franchise operators across BC



Student Works Painting, Nanaimo, BC

Territory Owner/Operator

January 2007-September 2009

  • Personal business exceeded $135,000 gross receipts in year three.
  • Hired, trained, and managed a ten-employee business.
  • Designed and implemented a marketing plan.
  • Estimated painting projects and presented proposals.
  • Responsible for production management, customer relations, and quality control.
  • Responsible for cost control of business.

References

Available upon request