Ashley K. Barlow
***** ***** **** **. *** Rapids, MI 49307
********@*****.*** ~ 231-***-****
Education: Central Michigan University, Mt. Pleasant, MI
Bachelor of Applied Arts, August 2008
Bachelor of Science, August 2008
Majors: Apparel Merchandising and Design
Computer Skills: Quark Xpress Microsoft Suite
Adobe Photoshop U4ia
Adobe Illustrator 3D Visual Merchant
June 2008-August 2008 Black Book Magazine New York City, NY
Advertising and business internship maintaining marketing relations, administrative work, researching and occasionally writing the Insider newsletter.
October 2005-May 2008 Central Michigan Life Mount Pleasant, MI
Reporter for campus newspaper.
Create and maintain weekly fashion blog.
June 2007-August 2007 Celestine Agency Santa Monica, CA
Internship maintaining portfolios and websites for fashion
stylist, makeup and hair artist.
Maintained contact between agency and artists.
September 2006-June 2007 Clare Sentinel Clare, MI
Reported on town meetings and did various feature stories on local businesses and people.
May 2006-March 2007 Northern Express Traverse City, MI
Reported on fashion scene in Traverse City, MI and surrounding cities. Also contributed a weekly fashion column on street style.
May 2006-September 2006 Ella’s Vintage and Retro Apparel Traverse City, MI
Sales associated for vintage and retro inspired apparel store. Sold mid to high-end apparel. Also created visual displays and assisted with buying.
University of Dreams: participant (Los Angeles: summer 2007, New York: summer 2008)
Fashion Association of Merchandising and Design: Member (2004-2006)
Threads: Central Michigan University student run fashion show, media group (2006)