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Hello, and welcome to my profile!
My name is Alex and I was born in Ticino, a small region in the Italian part of Switzerland.
I'm currently in my second year in the Hotel Management section of SSSAT, which is the State Tourism and Hotel Management School in Bellinzona, Switzerland.
In my second year of study, the school offers us the opportunity to do a traineeship in the hospitality industry.
I just finished my first traineeship in the Food&Beverage department in England - Oxfordshire. I learned so many things & had the opportunity to practice a lot. I'm very happy and pleased about this experience.
Very soon I'm going to France - Alsace, to do a traineeship in the kitchen & improve my French, I am very looking forward to it!
Before starting this school I studied Photography and after that I decided to start a new challenge so I moved to my origins in England for a year and there I had the opportunity to study English at Leicester college (Leicestershire).
After that I came back to Switzerland and I worked for a year at McDonald’s in Magliaso where I'm still working at the weekends.
I work very well in a team and I love taking on new challenges!
Food and Beverage Trainee
Crowne Plaza - Oxford, United KingdomF&B serviceJuly 2018 - Now · 7 months
McDonald's Suisse Franchise Sàrl - Magliaso, SwitzerlandF&B otherJune 2016 - June 2018 · 2 years and 1 month
I worked the whole of 2016 and I still work at the weekends at McDonald’s in Magliaso, as a casher
Foto Garbani - Locarno, SwitzerlandEventsOctober 2011 - October 2014 · 3 years and 1 month
I trained for three years as a specialist in photography at Foto Garbani Locarno. With this training I acquired knowledge in sales and consulting, shooting studio photography and photo reports; I also have acquired excellent knowledge of retouching and printing photos.
State Tourism and Hotel Management School (SSSAT) Scuola specializzata superiore alberghiera e del turismo - Bellinzona, SwitzerlandAugust 2017 - Now
English (level B2)
Leicester College - Leicester, United KingdomJanuary 2015 - December 2015
Specialist in Photography
CSIA - Lugano, SwitzerlandOctober 2011 - October 2014
ItalianNative or fluent100%
- Adobe Photoshop CS
- Microsoft office skills
- Photo Editing - Lightroom