Taylor James Bechard

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Full Stack Web Developer

Seattle, WA

Taylor James Bechard

6711 20th Street NE, Tacoma, WA 98422 •  (323) 804-3465 • tj@tjbechard.com

CAREER OBJECTIVE

I am new to the Seattle area and looking for an opportunity to be a part of a diverse team of professionals continually growing to new levels of success in a highly competitive technology industry and cutting-edge markets.

CORE QUALIFICATIONS

  • Strong technical and business qualifications with an impressive track record of more than 10 years of hands-on experience in strategic planning, business development, project management, and system engineering strategies.
  • Experienced in domestic and global sales, key client retention, and brand awareness.
  • Strong business development skills with a focus on relationship management and project management.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

DVISION TECHNOLOGIES – Eugene, OR

Chief Executive Officer, May 2017 – Present

Designed and engineered automated software solutions. Focused on continual optimization of large API traffic throughput into single cohesive user platforms.

  • Interfaced with partners and large clients to develop and maintain organizational strategies, operational efficiencies, and proposals for increasing technical efficiency and profitability.

SQUEEZOLOGY CORPORATION – Irvine, CA

Chief Operating Officer, March 2016 – December 2016

Acting COO for approximately 9 months during the rapid growth and financing period for the start-up.

  • Helped to secure finances for the company’s operations, including $1.7 million in funding.
  • Established all produce and logistical relationships, systems, and processes necessary while adhering to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration requirements.

GOJANE / AEROPOSTALE, INC. – Los Angeles, CA

Art Director, June 2010 – December 2013

Responsible for all marketing materials and web development. Coordinated, photographed, and processed all photoshoots weekly for three years.

  • Led brand development and marketing teams, directly contributing to over 120% increase of gross revenue year after year for three consecutive years.
  • Redefined GoJane into an influential force in the consumer fashion market leading to the company’s acquisition by $2 billion market leader Aéropostale in 2012.​

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Graphic Design & Digital Media (2010)

California Baptist University, Riverside, California

Skills

  • Bootstrap
  • css
  • Express
  • Git
  • HTML5
  • Illustrator
  • Javascript
  • MongoDB
  • Node
  • Photoshop
  • RESTful APIs
  • Team Management
  • UI/UX Design

Education

September 2006 - May 2010

Bachelor of Graphic Design & Digital Media at California Baptist University

Experience

May 2017 - Present

Chief Executive Officer at DVISION TECHNOLOGIES

Designed and engineered automated software solutions. Focused on continual optimization of large API traffic throughput into single cohesive user platforms. Interfaced with partners and large clients to develop and maintain organizational strategies, operational efficiencies, and proposals for increasing technical efficiency and profitability.

March 2016 – December 2016

Chief Operating Officer at SQUEEZOLOGY CORPORATION

Acting COO for approximately 9 months during the rapid growth and financing period for the start-up. Helped secure finances for the company’s operations, including $1.7 million in funding. Established all produce and logistical relationships, systems, and processes necessary while adhering to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration requirements.

June 2010 – December 2013

Art Director at GOJANE / AEROPOSTALE, INC.

Responsible for all marketing materials and web development. Coordinated, photographed, and processed all photoshoots weekly for three years. Led brand development and marketing teams, directly contributing to over 120% increase of gross revenue year after year for three consecutive years. Redefined GoJane into an influential force in the consumer fashion market leading to the company’s acquisition by $2 billion market leader Aéropostale in 2012.​

  • Updated 1 year ago

To contact this candidate email tj@tjbechard.com

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