Peter C. Banta                                                                          http://www.petebanta.com

19 Gazo Ave.                                                                                                                 pete@petebanta.com
Burlington, VT 05408

Phone- 802.233.3312



Objective
Full-Time employment with an organization where I can use my Marketing & Web Development skills.


Summary of Experience

2007 - Present
PB InterWeb Systems - Freelance Marketing & Web Services

* Delivering CMS-backed, static, or Flash web sites for clients, as well as marketing consulting & services.

 

2004 - 2007
Stowe Mountain
Resort – Stowe, VT – Marketing Manager

* Responsible for all brand promotions, advertising, collateral, web site creation & management (5 sites).

* Planning & budgeting, agency & event management, performance analytics and graphic design duties.

* Generated 2 record revenue years, with increased market share & penetration, in marginal snow years.


2002 -
2004
PB InterWeb Systems - Freelance Marketing & Web Services

* Delivering CMS-backed, static, or Flash web sites for clients, as well as marketing consulting & services.

 

2001 - 2002

Phish Mail Order - Burlington, VT – Manager

* Responsible for managing mail-order business with staff of 8 FT/12 PT  & $3-4 million in annual sales.

* Project management for re-design of e-commerce web site, resulting in greatly enhanced functionality.

* Developed and implemented order & ship systems that improved sales & satisfaction and reduced costs.

1999 – 2001

Bolton Valley Resort - Bolton Valley, VT - Marketing Manager

* Responsible for ALL marketing activities at recreational facility/resort hotel & conference center.

* Exceeded goals for skier-visits, season pass & package sales and program/event participation.

1996 – 1999

Burton Snowboards - Burlington, VT – North American Consumer Services Manager

* Managed industry’s largest consumer services team. Service Center open up to 14 hrs/day-7 days/wk.

* Responsible for all departmental QC/QA/training  & operations for staff of 12 ft/ 6 pt. Phone system
   (500k calls), Catalog fulfillment (600K+ US/
Canada). Managed Proform (industry discount) programs.

* Administration & reporting for customer-database from 1/2 Million+ pieces of customer info annually.

* Responsible for Backhill kid’s mail-order clothing operations; E-com site creation. Sales & fulfillment.

1994 – 1996 Assistant Manager - Burton Factory Store

* Administration & Marketing of retail operation & demo center. Supervision & training for staff of 12.

1993 - 1994 Lay-up Supervisor Burton Snowboards Factory

* Responsible for supervision, training & scheduling of 15 workers and assembly of 3-400 boards/ shift.

1990 – 1993  Niagara Mohawk & P.A.S.N.Y.  - Oswego , NY - Radiation Protection Technician

* Coordination of 10 technicians for supervising de-con work crews & performing radiological surveys.

 

Education
2002-2004
Champlain College - Web Design & Management. Summa Cum Laude with 4.0 GPA
1986-90
University of Buffalo & SUNY Oswego - Communications and Media Studies


Computer Knowledge

Proficient in Windows & Mac platforms. Programs used include: Adobe Creative Suites,
LAMP Web Server -stack (Linux/Apache/PHP/MySQL), Joomla! & Wordpress CMS, XHTML/CSS/JS, HTML5, CSS3, jQuery, MooTools, W3C Standards & Responsive Designs. I have also administered and used many various software products for eCommerce, Communications (Message Boards, Social Apps), Electronic Media, Inventory Management, CRM, Dbase Admin, Retail POS, Payment Platforms & Systems, and much, much more!


Interests and Activities

40 yrs Skateboarding, 27 yrs Snowboarding, 25 yrs Mountain Biking, 15 yrs Softball, Snow Shoeing, Mountain Hiking, 10 yrs Youth Soccer Coaching, Burton Chill Volunteer, Art, Gaming, Music & Forward Thinking.