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Benjamin McElveen

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Experienced Design/Sales Consultant



Benjamin Blake McElveen

Dallas Texas




Seeking a career with a team oriented company to contribute my customer service skills, as well as my advanced interpersonal communication and design influenced sales abilities.


Work History

Zuri Furniture

Dallas, TX

Design Consultant

  • Create client designs by utilizing a broad spectrum of products

  • Sales and support through website chat software

  • Prospecting new commercial clients to increase sales of office line

The Tile Shop

Dallas, TX

Design Consultant

  • Full design services in a retail environment with a focus on sales

  • Product knowledge of over 4000 products including, man-made tiles, natural stone as well as setting materials

  • Utilized “Design Studio” a web based program to help clients visualize design ideas in their own spaces

Port & Manor

Dallas, TX

Assistant Manager

  • Retail home furnishing sales with a main focus on imported case goods, showroom design and window displays

  • Responsible for item selections to import along with buying of upholstery and accessories  

  • Implemented new policy and procedure as well as a full employee training manual along with curriculum to train new staff

I.O. Metro

Dallas, TX

Design Consultant

  • Generate sales with client base to meet monthly personal and store sales goals

  • Provide design inspiration to clients in store as well as “In Home” consultations and presentations

  • Outreach marketing including local residential communities, commercial clients, and social media

Southwest Airlines

Dallas, TX

Flight Attendant

  • Responsible for delivering world class customer service while giving safety instructions, and performing mandatory inspections on a routine basis

  • Maintained skills to comply with ever changing policies as mandated by FAA management

  • Completed flight attendant training with an A average



West Mesquite High School

Mesquite, TX

Diploma 1998