Tami Schwerin Resume
Tamela Marie Schwerin
4479 Pittsboro-Moncure Rd. Moncure, NC 27559
Mobile: (919) 444-9300 | Fax: (919) 321-6769 | email@example.com
Tami Schwerin was born in Raleigh, North Carolina, and graduated from Broughton High School.
She has been active in the business community for the past twenty years, including international software sales and marketing that has taken her around the globe several times.
The births of her two sons brought her closer to the local community and caused her to increase her involvement in the arts, local charities and the community.
She was the driving force behind Abeyance, an ecological development of 450 acres, and she has renovated four recycled homes in the village of Moncure.
As the President of Chatham Marketplace, a locally owned whole foods grocery coop, she has raised over 1 million dollars in working capital.
Abundance Foundation, Pittsboro, NC 2005-present:
Executive Director, Founder responsible for all aspects of a 501C3 organization and forging ahead in the field of sustainability. Creating programs and collaborating with the community.
Piedmont Biofuels Industrial, Pittsboro, NC December 2004-2005: Sales and marketing, assists with publicity, and construction management.
Chatham Marketplace, Pittsboro, NC 2003- 2007: President, Board of Directors. Responsible for fundraising, marketing, hiring, and overseeing the publicity efforts of a startup co-op grocery store. This project has entailed the sale of over seven hundred memberships, over a hundred individual investment blocks, plus the negotiation of loans and loan guarantees. Actively involved in board process, and permitting with local authorities.
Blast Internet Services, Pittsboro, NC 2001-2004: Sales and marketing director. Oversaw major account development, trained new sales reps, responsible for a multimillion dollar sales and marketing budget. Responsible for new business generation, and new market development.
Altadore Investments, Moncure, NC 1996-present: Owner/Manager. Successfully developed a 450 acre tract of raw land into a low density housing development in Chatham County. Included design and implementation of roads, environmental covenants, individual lots and a trail network with easements spanning 600 acres, or roughly 1 square mile of protected real estate. Included the sale of over forty lots, including a number of other homes and land in the community. Manager of Eco-Industrial Park in Pittsboro, NC. Oversees property management, tenant relations and future vision.
Blast Software, Pittsboro, NC 1993-1996: Sales and marketing. Led the sales force for worldwide software sales. Trained sales staff, orchestrated marketing plans and worked with distributors in over forty countries. Traveled extensively. Managed relationships with Fortune 500 accounts, and both national and regional governments. Also developed business with educational institutions and healthcare providers.
EMJ America Inc. 1990-1993: Sales and marketing. Sold computer technology to retailers and end users around the United States. Worked as part of a broader sales force, developing telecommunications and other markets. Extensive trade show involvement in all major U.S. markets.
UNC Chapel Hill
1989 B.A. Industrial Relations
Appalachian State University
Boards of Directors
2010-2012 Dogwood Alliance
2003-2007 Chatham Marketplace
1999-2000 Moncure Museum of Art
1997-1999 Contemporary Art Museum, Raleigh NC
1996 President, Chatham County Arts Council