Abercrombie & Fitch
July 2007 — Present
-Have been responsible for districts in Southern CA, Las Vegas, Spain, and NJ.
-Responsible for launching the first 8 Hollister stores in Spain. Cities include: Madrid, Barcelona, Valencia, La Coruña, Bilbao, and Marbella.
-Assisted in the opening/staffing of Hollister stores in England, Italy, and Germany; also assisted in launching the Hollister brand into Brussels and France.
-In charge of the recruitment, training, development, daily operations, and international communications among store management and their teams.
-Audit and maintain store systems directed by the Home Office; areas include: Loss Prevention, Human Resources, Visuals, Store Operations, Store Communications, and Finance.
-Responsible for traveling to/auditing several stores in different cities on a weekly basis.
-Supervised all Spanish contracts and assisted in the visa process for American expats.
-In charge of directing/organizing the internal relocation of all managers within Spain.
-5% annual turnover in Spain.