CHRISTEN BARE

(916) 247-3804

 

SKILLS

  • Extremely organized  

  • Team player  

  • Positive attitude  

  • Innovative

  • Self-motivated  

  • Problem solver 

  • DSLR

  • Knowledge of Lighting

  • Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint)      

  • Adobe (Photoshop, Lightroom, Premiere)

  • Experience in Indoor Out door shoots including Product, Portrait, Custom and Event 

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Event Photographer

Hakala Billiard Bash

Glass Agency Kegs on Legs at Glass Agency for Sac Ad Club

ADDY’S Award Ceremony

Sacramento Fashion Week

 

Lead Photographer

Valentine’s Day Portraits

Mother’s Day Portraits

Christmas Portraits

Singleton Family Portraits

Company Calendar Shoot

Art Institute of Sacramento Graduation Portraits

Assistant Photographer

Breast Cancer Awareness Campaign

Stacy Baer Family Portraits

Art Institute of Sacramento Graduation Family Portraits

Behind the Scene Photographer

Sunflower – Short Film 2014

Straw – Short Film 2015

Laundromat – Short Film 2015

Clear Waters – Short Film 2015

From the Heart  – Short Film 2015

WORK EXPERIENCE

Club Demonstrations Services - Sacramento, CA                                                                      2013 to Present

Sales Advisor

  • Educates customers on products being sampled while maintaining work station

  • Adapts easily to new equipment and procedures; assists other staff in making transition

  • Manages customer complaints professionally and promptly

 

Cutco - New Mexico, CA                                                                                                                     2010 to 2013

Management Team/Sales Representative

  • Ran group interviews, managed a team of 30 employees, maintained personal sales goals

  • Trained new employees on Prospect Qualifying, Prospecting/Cold Calling, Consultative Selling, Deal Negotiation and Closing

 

EDUCATION

Associates Degree (AS) – Digital Photography                                                                            Graduated Summer 2016

The Art Institute of Sacramento – Sacramento, CA

  • Dean’s List

  • President of the AI Sac Photo Club

  • Sac Ad Club Scholarship