Miryam Benito

Miryam Benito

Boston, MA, US



I am a third year architecture student currently studying at Northeastern University.



Susan Reddick Design, Cambridge, MA, US, Interior Design Assistant

+ Create furniture plans, casework elevations, and tile layouts in AutoCAD
+ Organize construction related schedules
+ Maintain Product Library
+ Place fabric orders and reserves
+ Prepare estimates, purchase orders, work orders and invoices for clients
+ Update client project tracking documents and project binders
+ Assist in client meeting preparation
+ Assist in daily operation of office

Jan 2014 - current

Green Hope Orphanage, Volunteering experience - Assistant to the Director of Public Relations

+ Assisting in fundraising events in order to give local, affordable, and sufficient education to the children of Olgilai.
+ Designed brochures, flyers, and graphic presentations to gather donations and inform during fundraiser events.
+ Helped design new curriculum towards a more well-rounded education, including arts and crafts workshops and English classes.
+ Involved in the construction and design of a future addition to the school's existing building, as well as promoting conceptual designs to receive donations.

May 2012 - current

Barcino Group, The Child Care Brokers Company, Coral Springs, Florida, Real Estate Intern

+Worked for a commercial real-estate firm that specialized in brokering schools.
+This experience taught me how to evaluate design quality not only for its practical use, but also which features add or subtract value to special use buildings.
+ Developed strong communication and organizational skills.

Jun 2013 - Aug 2013

Global Caption, INC, West Palm Beach, Florida, Graphic Designer and Administrative Assistant

+ Designed new logo and helped in the rebranding of the company, including the main website, flyer,and presentation folders, as well as helping promote new products and services.
+ Organized and scheduled meetings, met with supervisors to set up schedules and agendas, answered phone calls and responded promptly to emails.

Jan 2010 - Jul 2011

Cinematext Media, Madrid, Spain, Intern Translator and Graphic Designer

+ Assisted in designing the company’s web page and won a contest to re-design their logo.
+ Designed presentations for client meetings and graphics for marketing reports
+ Translated TV shows, documentaries, and films from English to Spanish and vice versa.
+ Subtitled a variety of TV shows for FOX Italy, Cuatro, Telecinco and MTV.

Jun 2007 - Aug 2009


Northeastern University, Boston, MA, US, Bachelors, Architecture

Candidate for Bachelor of Science Degree in Architecture
GPA: 3.6
Honors: Dean's List 2011, 2012
Relevant courses: Studio IV: Urban Institutions | Studio III: Site, Space, and Program | Fundamental Architectural Representation | Structures 1: Statics | Structures 2: Tectonics | History of World Architecture | 19th and 20th century Architecture and Urbanism

Aug 2011 - current

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