Aaron Joseph Schaefer
118 Hicks Rd. Nashville, TN 37221
Associate Production Manager
Warner Chappell Music
My responsibilities included helping maintain the song catalog for this major music publishing house. I worked with the creative staff on daily pitch projects to major label country artists, managers, producers and record label executives. I gained computer skills on the job including Microsoft office and internet functionality. I also delivered pitch CD’s to various locations on Music Row and worked on some of my own projects with independent artists seeking material to record.
Metro Nashville Public Schools
It was my responsibility to implement lesson plans for a variety of teachers. I spent time in many different schools ranging from Elementary to Middle to High School. Helped teach a variety of subjects including English, Art, History and Special Education.
Happy Garden Landscaping
My good friend Mike Adkins of 20 years runs a small landscaping company that worked for from 2006 through 2007. I still help him to this day when I need extra work hours. Leaf Removal, Tree Removal, Light moving, mulching and planting.
Retail Sales 2008-2009
Country Music Hall Of Fame
The position at the Country Music Hall Of Fame was a retail position in the gift shop. I was responsible for handling money, dealing directly with the customers, restocking souvenir items and performing light cleaning duties.
Seaboard Health Care Search
This job was a recruiting position in which I helped physicians search for employment opportunities in healthcare facilities, clinics and hospital systems nationwide. I dealt directly with administrators and physicians in an attempt to find and negotiate lucrative employment situations for established and new physicians.
Retail Sales/Assistant Buyer 2012-2015
Ernest Tubb Record Shops
I worked at this historic record store on Broadway for three years. I dealt directly with customers assisting them with music inquiries. I also became assistant buyer, helping with ordering of product for the store.
Independent Contractor 2015-present
Good Time Vapes
I assist in producing and bottling electronic cigarette E-liquids of various nicotine strengths for this small independent smoking cessation company based in Franklin, TN.
Costco Wholesale (Seasonal Employee) 2016-present
Webb School of Knoxville
High School Diploma
University of Georgia
English, Bachelor’s Degree
Middle Tennessee State University
Recording Industry Management, Associate’s Degree