Design and Strategic Thinker
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Location: Atlanta, GA, United States
University: Strayer University
Major: Project Management and Finance

Design and Strategic Thinker

William M. Parker II, MBA


Offering superior technical and management skills with the intent of working on your staff. I am very organized, creative and analytical. These traits make me a viable asset to create a positive impact and bring long-term value.

EDUCATION
STRAYER UNIVERSITY -ATLANTA, GA – MBA, Project Management and Finance Golden Key International Honor Society Member. 4.0 GPA, expected graduation date: Spring 2018
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS-CHAMPAIGN, IL -- Bachelor of Arts, Communications, Minor, Law

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
08/2017-Current│ PORSCHE│ Atlanta, GA│ Innovation and Culture Project Intern

• Assisted executives with documenting project concepts, objectives, and approaches
• Collaborated closely with departments to ensure and validate the project process
• Project managed, tracked and analyzed data from the pilot, leveraging this data to build the business case for continued expansion
• Supported dealer partners on technical needs in coordination with Manager and agencies
• Coordinated project details such as shipping and training of dealers and technical needs
• Translated into action IT infrastructure needs at dealership locations in partnership with the Porsche Cars North America IT team

09/2015-Current│ STRAYER UNIVERSITY│ Atlanta, GA│ MBA Candidate
• Develop written and verbal communication, including technical writing skills
• Apply modern business management and administration theories and concepts to today's organizations
• Demonstrate how effective management can lead to a competitive advantage that sustains an organization
• Analyze business situations, interpret critical operational factors, and develop viable solutions to manage the risks of global business
• Develop quantitative analysis skills to evaluate public policy and conduct program evaluation

05/2017-08/2017│ CITY OF ATLANTA HARTSFIELD-JACKSON INT’L AIRPORT│ Atlanta, GA│ ATL BUSINESS VENTURES REAL ESTATE
AND INNOVATION INTERN
• Collaborated with department team members to identify revenue generations opportunities for Airport growth
• Researched other real estate activities (major developments, airport/aviation related growth, State and Regional connectivity opportunities) in the marketplace
• Update existing Abstracts to include all new square footage leased, escalation dates and amounts, expiration dates, deposits required and contact information
• Assisted with strategic plan for the future of off-airport owned property
• Assisted with research on non-traditional concessions programs
• Coordinated hosting of International events

09/2016-05/2017│ THE OBLANDER GROUP│ Atlanta, GA│ Project Data Consultant
• Attend and participate in political and non profit fundraising events developing relationships with the donors
• Conduct donor research, draft written summaries and presentations for political and non profit organizations
• Assist with office communications, social media and website for political and non profit fundraising
• Coordinate special projects including meeting and event planning for political and non profit fundraising

08/2013-5/2015│ GOOGLE SHOPPING XPRESS│ Atlanta, GA│ Logistics Manager
• Handled personnel selection, termination, performance appraisal and professional development for 35 employees
• Reduced logistics cost by 25% (297K) during the first and second quarter for the company
• Helped produced cost saving idea for the logistics department of a 4-day work week and implemented a full-time night shift with a cost saving of over $150,000 annually

07/2013-07/2014 │ STATE FARM INSURANCE│ Dunwoody, GA│ Customer Service Response Center Analyst
• Developed the customer service policy for the team: developed procedures, performance levels and QA standards
• Memorized the company’s product offerings; contributing to a 12% sales increase for the quarter
• Analyzed statistics and other data to determine the level of customer service performance achieved by the team

01/2011-01/2014│ MERCEDES BENZ CLASSIC CARS│ Duluth, GA│ Operations Manager
• Analyzed business and logistic processes and identify areas for procedural improvement and cost savings
• Mentored and supervise personnel to ensure time and cost development of systems and services that support business objectives
• Planned and manage day to day operations for company with 100 employees, including budgeting, forecasting and training

07/2007-08/2011│ THE MAG GROUP│ Atlanta, GA│ Business Analyst
• Devised strategic advisory, debt and equity capital presentations based on data driven insights to C-level executives
• Managed the negotiation between buyers and sellers and assisting in business acquisition financing
• Developed exit strategies, targeted growth plans and business plans

TECHNOLOGY SKILLS
• Troubleshooting-Technical Support, ACT EShow Troubleshooting-Technical Support Blogging
• Podcasting, QuickBooks, Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook Access, Dispatch Management System
• MAC OSX, Safari, Windows XP/7, Admark-CRM, xxx-xxx-xxxx Argus, Lotus Notes,

Project Manager, Design, Strategy, Innovation, Digital