Cody Benson

Hello! Thank you for taking the time and thinking of me for this position. I know that this form of resume is slightly unconventional however this medium allows me to give you an in-depth look into the different qualities that I believe make me the best applicant for your position. If you would like a printout version of my typical resume, I have also attached it in a direct download link here.


Professional Experience


January 2019 - Present

E-Commerce Analyst

Innovation First International

Working at Innovation First International with HEXBUG and VEX Robotics, I manage the web design, SEO, and inventory for each website. I create and implement promotional campaigns for use on the website. I track traffic and revenue to the sites through Google Analytics for which I am certified and through SEMrush to track best SEO practices.

 

May 2017 - December 2018

Marketing Intern

Innovation First international

Managed social media accounts and handled content creation across social platforms. I tracked sales data for VEX Robotics through Google Analytics and I assisted in the preparation and representation at trade shows and other necessary events.

 

July 2015 - May 2017

Videographer

Texas a&m university-commerce

I handled editing lecture videos for the professors that required assistance while adding closed captioning to their courses. Additionally, I recorded all graduation ceremonies while assisting in the setup, breakdown, and operation during each event.

 

June 2013 - June 2014

Hardware Associate

Fix & Feed Commerce Hardware

Assisted in general operations on a day to day basis with inventory management, floor sales, and cashier responsibilities


Personal Companies


June 2019 - Present

Texas Sunrise Coffee Company

Making sure that I included something about this company since this resume is hosted within its website, I am the co-founder for Texas Sunrise Coffee Company. I handle the day to day responsibilities from inventory management, social content creation, sales, inventory management, bookkeeping, and order and receiving. Responsibilities are shared between myself and my business partner so the majority of my responsibilities are handled in the evening between my job and my current coursework.

 

August 2015 - August 2019

Cody Benson Photography

This photography company was originally started in order to help me avoid taking out student loans when I started college. The responsibilities of this company stretch far and wide with marketing, public relations, event attendance, photography, image processing, etc. I only recently closed this business from the public in order to pursue Texas Sunrise Coffee Company more fully with my spare time.


Education


 

Bachelor’s of Business administration in marketing

August 2015 - December 2018

Texas A&M University Commerce

GPA: 3.25

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Master’s of Marketing

January 2019 - Present

Texas A&M University-Commerce

Current GPA: 4.0

Expected Graduation: May 2020


Certifications, Acknowledgements, and AFFILIATIONS