Bay Shaffer

Bay Shaffer

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I have a passion for launching and accelerating businesses with a focus on sustainable growth. Understanding, measuring, and improving the value your company delivers to customers extends across multiple departments in an organization. I’m a coder, founder, growth advisor, mentor, small business advocate, and investment scout. My experience led me to JavaScript, C# and the .NET framework. Seeking an opportunity in website development or software development. Interested in:


Work

Topgolf
Associate
JAN 2017 - PRESENT

Host guests in the hitting bays:

  • Assist guests in understanding and enjoying the game safely
  • Ensure the bays are clean and ready
  • Engage with guests and ensure they are well cared for at all times

Wefunder
Scout
AUG 2016 - PRESENT

Scout companies with potential for Reg CF/D/A+:

  • Vet companies that match specified criteria
  • Prime founders on regulations and requirements
  • Consult on forms, terms, profiles, perks, strategy

Marathon Staffing
Inspector Packer
JUL 2017 - JAN 2018

Inspect parts for quality assurance and pack into boxes accordingly:

  • Follow product setup & packaging instructions
  • Package product according to provided instructions
  • Inspect overall quality of product

1 Million Cups
Organizer
DEC 2016 - JAN 2018

Facilitate a weekly program designed to educate, engage, and connect entrepreneurs with their communities:

  • First line of interaction for startup owners looking to present their business ideas
  • Assist with any audio/visual needs
  • Educate presenters on the 1 Million Cups format
  • Make coffee

Startup Grind
Chapter Director
JUL 2016 - JUN 2017

Coordinate and host an event series designed to help educate, inspire, and connect Birmingham entrepreneurs:

  • Fundraising
  • Event Planning
  • Vendor Coordination
  • Interviewing
  • Community Outreach

Alabama Outdoors
Specialist
MAY 2015 - SEP 2016

Assisted with various eConmerce activities:

  • Content creation
  • Photoshop editing
  • Logistic Support
  • Customer Service

First Avenue Ventures
Specialist
DEC 2014 - SEP 2016

Assisted with various digital marketing activities and business stategy:

  • Select My Space
  • Lobby Display App by Spruce
  • Bottle & Bone
  • Alabama Outdoors

Education

freeCodeCamp
Front End Development Certification
JUN 2016 -Present

Focus on JavaScript, including:

  • HTML5 and CSS
  • Responsive Design with Bootstrap
  • jQuery
  • Basic Algorithm Scripting

TrueCoders
Birmingham, AL
C# and .NET
JAN 2018 -MAR 2018

Focus on C# and .NET, including:

  • C# and .NET Fundamentals
  • HTML, CSS, and JavaScript
  • ANSI SQL and Relational Databases
  • Source Control using Git

University of Alabama at Birmingham, Collat School of Business
Birmingham, AL
Project Management Certification
MAY 2016 -JUN 2016

Trained in the PMI Body of Knowledge (PMBOK®), project management knowledge areas, and Microsoft Project software tool. Gained a deeper understanding of the project management lifecycle. Put into practice the competencies needed to balance competing demands and communicate with diverse stakeholders:

  • Project Management, Process Groups, Knowledge Areas and Integration Management
  • Scope, Time and Cost Management
  • Quality, HR, Stakeholder and Communications Management
  • Risk, Procurement, Earned Value Management and Microsoft Project