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Milwaukee, WI
July 23, 2021

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Shawn Michels - 262-***-****


University of Wisconsin - Madison Madison, WI

Degree: Bachelor of Business Administration May 2018 Majors: Accounting and Marketing

Certificate: Entrepreneurship

GPA: 3.1; Dean's List

Professional Experience

Steady Shot, LLC Milwaukee, WI

Founder February 2016 - Current

● Invented the Steady Shot, a subQ injection aid to help patients rotate injection sites safely.

● Prepared a utility and process provisional patent o Filed a non-provisional patent and PCT application

● 3D printed and iterated prototypes

● Igniter Funding Awardee at UW-Madison

● Conducted small group Steady Shot user tests and performed analysis on feedback received

● Experience networking with investors and business professionals

● Wide range of business mentorship and educational experiences

● Placed second in the Transcend engineering competition and first in the TECH competition

● Participated in a 7 week accelerator program, Gbeta. The VanderBloemen Group LLC Waukesha, WI

Accounting and Tax Staff December 2014 - Current

● Individual and corporate tax return experience

● Financial audit experience at clients

o Contract, gross profit, payroll, accounts receivable/payable, and other client specific testing

● Prepare trial balances with necessary AJE’s

● Update client fixed assets and prepare depreciation reports Leadership and Involvement

UW-Madison Men's Track Team Madison, WI

Team Member August 2013 – January 2016

● Developed interpersonal and leadership qualities to better the team and myself

● Received a high level of expectation from coaches

● Competed in the hurdle and sprinting events

● Qualified and competed in the Big 10 Championship meet Badgers Give Back Madison, WI

Volunteer August 2013 - January 2016

● Volunteered with the UW-Madison track team at events to give back to the community Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, JDRF Milwaukee Chapter Milwaukee, WI Volunteer and Youth Ambassador Public Speaker January 2013

● Met with several other Type 1 Diabetic youths to share my athletic story

● Gave a speech as the Youth Ambassador of a JDRF Golf Fundraiser. Junior Achievement, Finance Park Milwaukee, WI

Volunteer June 2012 - August 2012

● Mentored youth from the Boys and Girls Clubs through a financial simulation

● Provided guidance for creating a financial budget based on real life scenarios Software Skills:

● Adobe Muse, Adobe Photoshop, Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Power Point), ProSeries Tax, Construction Manager, Quickbooks, ComputerEase, Fixed Assets CS

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