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Katia Garoche

Katia Garoche

Miami, Fl USA- New York City, NY USA- Florence, Italy

 

About 

Education:

Alumna of Miami Country Day, an award-winning private high school in Miami Shores, Florida.

Enrolled in an intensive college preparatory course in an exclusive home school program.

Graduated from Florence Design Academy, a university in Florence, Italy.

 

Work:

Designer of hand bags for Masion Diamant in Florence, Italy (co-founder) 2014.                                           

Designer and organized event for Art Basel for Lemon city Warehouse studios in Miami, Fl (co-owner) 2013.                                                                 

Drafter for lobby in Soho, NYC for JSD 2013.

Drafter for NYEHAUS Gallery for Tim Nye , Los Angeles, CA 2013.

Drafter (auto cad) for Mercedes Benz Showroom, Athens Greece 2012 - 2013.

Worked for the Ferretti Group of America, Miami & Ft Lauderdale boat shows, achieving an internship, summer 2011.

Worked as sales representative for American Apparel 2010.   

 

Other Qualifications:

Fluent in French and English and Italian; proficient in Spanish.

Proficient in numerous software’s, Matrix XLS, AutoCAD, CS5.5 (PS. AI, ID), Photoshop, Outlook Pro.

Proficient in 3DsMax

 

Leadership Skills:

Elected second vice president. Organized, generated funds, and assisted in original programming for the Junior Opera Guild, an ancillary organization of the Florida Grand Opera.

Participated and raised funds for the Miami Country Day School Environmental Club Roots & Shoots, an environmental service organization.

Translated and composed documents, letters, and emails for Solidarity Dame-Marian, an international non-profit working to build schools in Haiti.

 

Personal Highlights:

Outstanding interpersonal, presentation, and communications skills.

Skilled at learning new concepts quickly, working well under pressure, and communicating ideas clearly and effectively.

Self-motivated learner – works well independently or in team environment.

Extensive travel experience in over 15 countries, and aspire to continue to experience life abroad and travel.

Passionate about Art and Design. Nature being my mentor.

Employment 

Masion Diamant, Miami, FL, US, Fashion Designer

Desiging ladies handbags

Jun 2013 - current
 

Lemon City Studios, Miami FL, Designer

Desiging and set up for art basel
Designing one lofted warehouse space as a live design studio

Sep 2013 - Mar 2014
 

JBS, Soho NYC, Drafting/ Photoshop

Drafting a lobby and putting in photoshop

Mar 2014 - Mar 2014
 

Tim NYE, Los Angeles, CA, US, Drafting

Drafting for a new art gallery

Jun 2013 - Aug 2013
 

Mercedes benz Showroom, Athens Gr, Drafting/ design

Layouts and drafting in autocad for new showroom

Dec 2012 - Mar 2013
 

Ferretti Group of America, Miami Fl, Assistant Marketing

Worked for the Ferretti Group of America Miami and Ft Lauderdale boat shows, achieving an internship summer 2011.
Interned as a marketing assistant for the Ferretti Group of America Miami.

Mar 2011 - Aug 2011
 

American Apparel, Miami Fl, Sales representative

Retail sale.

Mar 2010 - Jun 2010
 

Education 

Florence Design Academy, Florence, Italy, Bachelors, Regular

Interior Design

Sep 2010 - May 2013
 

Miami country day, Miami, FL, US, High School, Regular

Sep 2006 - May 2010
 

Areas of Specialization 

Skills 



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