Tim Hoffman

Experienced  Business  Owner
Experienced Business Owner
  • Mount Gilead,, Ohio
  • November 1, 2018


  • Effective communicator with a strong customer service drive
  • Helpful and knowledgeable
  • Problem solver and critical thinker
  • Retail Marketing Specialist
  • Independently motivated while also being an exceptional team player


  • Small business ownership
  • Communicating with individuals and companies


  • Retail experience, ranging from grocery store management to small business ownership
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Associate of Applied Business in Business Management Technology-Marketing Management Major @ Marion Technical College
Aug 1982 — Jun 1989
This program exposed students to the field of business. I completed an array of courses, including human behavior, small business management, business law, and marketing management.
High School Diploma @ Mount Gilead High School
Sep 1979 — Jun 1982
General studies with emphasis on Distributive Education, a work study program.


Event Merchandiser @ Professional Custom Event Services
Mar 2013 — Current
-Provided retail services for the Columbus Crew, Rock on the Range, as well as numerous events around central Ohio
-Responsible for getting merchandise counted in, sold, and counted out
-Strong customer service skills and multitasking
Owner/CEO @ Hoffman Office Center
Apr 1994 — Current
-Exhibited executive decision-making skills by purchasing the business from the Fate Family
-Applied skills and techniques acquired from my college education to manage the business
-Assumed the responsibility of operating every aspect of the business, with no more than one other person, ranging from sales to administration
-Answer the phone and assess the customer’s needs, and taking a detailed message if necessary
-Reply professionally and promptly to correspondence, especially email
-Able to strongly communicate with and inform customers about products and services
-Accurate monetary account managing skills
-Use knowledge of customers and general demographic area to determine what product suits each customer’s specific needs
-Created working and personal relationships with individuals and large corporations
-Keep company records organized and immaculately filed
-Experience with advertising and using social media to promote products
Sales Representative @ Fate Office Supply
Jun 1985 — Apr 1994
-Engaged with and provided advisement to customers regarding their office needs
-Administered support to the owner by handling any of the daily responsibilities involved in running a business
Customer Service Clerk @ Weaver's IGA Grocery Store
Oct 1980 — Jun 1985
-Stocked shelves, assessed and ordered inventory, and assisted customers with their shopping needs
-Department Manager and Closing Manager on Duty

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