Michael A. R. Johnston
4455 Arch St.
San Diego, CA 92116
Home Phone 619-501-6524
O B J E C T I V E
My objective is to obtain a position with a company that will encourage and allow meto utilize my skills, talents, and enthusiasm to maximize my potential for that company and myself, in the fields of graphics, computer web marketing, and media communications..
Q U A L I F I C A T I O N S
I am articulate, intelligent, a team player, well educated, with specialty skills in the areas of computer usage; i.e. Excel, Page Maker, Asymmetrix Web Design, and of course, Windows. I take direction well and if given a task or goal, set about its completion or attainment with enthusiasm and professionalism. I am a loyal, hard working, dedicated team member and strive to bring added value to my employer.
My creativity has spanned experiences including: creative writing, play production and direction, script development, film clip production, web site development, and editorial composition. I take work seriously and have a strong ability to focus. Additionally, my near photographic memory allows me to build expertise an area very quickly. I am a people person and relate well in most situations.
W O R K H I S T O R Y
Warehouseman, Striker Shoes 1987- 1989
While attending San Diego State, I worked part-time as a warehouseman for Striker Shoes, an old and venerable name in San Diego, that, due to competition from the Malls and warehouse stores, has ceased to be in business. While working here, I did help redesign their record keeping system to make it easier and more accurate.
Warehouseman, Video Providers 1991- 1993
This .was a fill-in position for a company, (no longer in business), that supplied videos to Blockbuster Video. I managed the shipping area and developed an inventory tracking system for them; simple but effective.
Equipment Leasing, Monarch Leasing 1993-1996
During my senior year in college, as well as for 18 months thereafter, I marketed equipment leasing services to San Diego area business for Monarch Capital, a fifteen year-old San Diego leasing company. I developed prospects from my own efforts, gathered financial information necessary to make determination of creditworthiness, and negotiated terms.
Independent web-site site design, data base input and management
E D U C A T I O N
BA, San Diego State University, Deans List, major in English Literature with a minor in Dramatic Arts, 1992.
Certification and special training in Desk Top Publishing, Excel, Page Maker, and other graphics disciplines, 1997-1998-1999.
C O M P U T E R S K I L L S
Windows 3.1, and 95 as well as Word, Works, Excel, PageMaker, Asymmetrix Web Design, Serif, and numerous other software disciplines, are amongst the many skills that I have learned.
We do, by the way, accept credit cards for most services and/or rentals. Contact us by E-mail if you desire to charge a service or rental to a credit card.