• Amy Gies, CPRW

    Founder & Principal Writer

    Giving you new hope in a job search, aligning you with desired positions or creating a renewed confidence in your capabilities with engaging and optimized content is something Amy strives for with each collaboration. With writing, recruiting and coaching experience across hundreds of industries for more than 7,000 clients worldwide, she has gained intuitive insight into developing optimal presentations in the ever-evolving job market. She is also a current member of the Professional Association of Resume Writers and Career Coaches (parw.com) where she obtained her Certified Professional Resume Writer (CPRW) designation. She also possesses a bachelor's degree in written and technical communication and has professional writing experience with companies such as Pfizer and Thomson Peterson's.

    amy@capstoneresumes.com
  • John Suarez, MBA, CPRW

    Professional Resume Writer

    John Suarez is a Certified Professional Resume Writer (CPRW) with more than 25 years of experience teaching, training, speaking, coaching, and writing resumes professionally for jobseekers ranging from college students to senior-level executives. His personal mission statement—“I Write Success Stories” —exemplifies John’s commitment to serving others while using his greatest skills for the greatest good. In 2010, John was recognized by one of the founders of a national resume writing and career coaching trade organization as one of the top 20 contributors to the industry over the last 20 years.

    An award-wining writer, John’s work has been widely published in books, newspapers, and trade journals including the 2007 USA Today Best Seller “Masters of Sales.”. John also spent five years as the Associate Director of Career Services at the DeVry University campus in St. Louis. John has an MBA from the Keller Graduate School of Management, a master’s degree in organizational/speech communication from Ball State University and a bachelor’s degree in speech communication from McKendree University.

  • Matt Warzel, CPRW

    Matt Warzel, CPRW

    Professional Resume Writer

    Matthew Warzel, CPRW is a resume writer, career coach, and outplacement expert with over 10 years in Human Resources and career advancement techniques.  He provides expertise and assistance to companies in transition from downsizes to buyouts as well as individual job seekers needing to advance their careers. Matt has a long history working in Human Resources and on recruitment/staffing teams across a variety of industries.  He fashions resumes that allow employers to review the applicant's assets while highlighting his or her accomplishments, showcasing impacts on employer's bottom lines using quantitative verbiage, and maintaining brevity.

    matt@capstoneresumes.com
  • Ann Chirinko

    Ann Chirinko, CPRW

    Professional Resume Writer

    Ann Chirinko is a Certified Professional Resume Writer (CPRW) with more than nine years’ experience in writing resumes professionally. She has collaborated with a wide variety of clients, industries and career levels from high school seniors to c-level international executives. Ann specializes in helping clients seeking to make drastic career changes. She served seven years active duty United States Navy and is especially helpful in providing resumes for military personnel transitioning into the civilian workforce.

    Her experiential industry knowledge includes petroleum, marketing, sales, education and corporate training. As a former management recruiter for British Petroleum in Chicago, Ann has read upwards of over 500 resumes a week and developed a keen eye for what does and does not work in a resume. Ann earned her Master’s degree in Business Management and holds the Professional in Human Resources (PHR) designation. She is a member of the Professional Association of Resume Writers.

    ann@capstoneresumes.com
  • Jason Sharpe, CPRW

    Jason Sharpe, CPRW

    Professional Resume Writer

    Jason comes to us after 13+ years experience working in pharmaceutical, retail management, IT support and entertainment industries. His attention to detail and being hailed as the go-to person for proofing documents or developing reports is what made him want to pursue his CPRW designation. He truly takes time to get to know a client on consultations, which shows in the results of his job-winning resumes, cover letters and LinkedIn profiles along with his track record of professional success among his clientele.

    jason@capstoneresumes.com
  • julie martin

    Julie Martin

    Professional Resume Writer

    Julie is an expert resume and CV writer specializing in powerful resumes that highlight achievements and accomplishments. With over 17 years of Human Resources experience, Julie offers a wide range of experience and knows what hiring managers are looking for. She has been writing resumes for three years, facilitating many career changes and promotions. Her approach is individualized, and tailored to each person and situation. Julie's resumes focus on achievements and how challenges were overcome, pin-point important details, neutralize the challenge of age, education or work history, and flesh out contributions to solidify value.

    Julie received her Bachelor of Science Degree from Florida State University, majoring in Marketing and Small Business Management. From there, she took a position with a long-term care corporation, where she was in charge of all business office functions, including Human Resources, recruiting, and hiring. Recently, Julie has run her own businesses that have included, sales, real estate, print media, and small business consulting.  It is these experiences that give her the foundation and expertise to write impactful resumes.

  • Colleen Markiewicz

    Executive Assistant

    Colleen has worked for more than 20 years as an Executive Assistant for VPs and Senior Directors of Chrysler, Hiram Walker and CB Richard Ellis. Organization IS her middle name. She will help answer initial questions that get processes going to ensure a streamlined resume service for each customer.

    admin@capstoneresumes.com