Dhruv Patel

Dhruv Patel

Irvine, CA, USA


Last updated September 3, 2020

One Sentence About Me  

Life is best lived at both ends of the spectrum - work hard, play hard.

Who I Am  

A Little About Me

I am from Orange County, California and am currently a freshman at USC. I am looking to gain experience and learn more about the world of business in general. I enjoy many different aspects of business, but especially marketing, management and entrepreneurship. I enjoy spending my free time in the outdoors, camping and hiking, or partying with friends.

Interesting Factoid

I was bitten by a monkey in Thailand.


Languages

English
Spanish

Countries Visited

Map View

France
Japan
Iceland
Switzerland
Indonesia
Cambodia
Peru
Italy
Greece
India
United Arab Emirates
Thailand
Mexico
Canada

What I Do  


Professional Experience

Brown and Berrey

Social Media Marketing Intern

Aug 2020 - Present
I am learning about how to successfully market businesses through both professional and social media networks, including Facebook, LinkedIn and Instagram. I am managing the accounts of the marketing firm itself, so I am learning about business to business marketing through media platforms.

Little Inn by the Bay

Front Desk Manager

Jun 2018 - Aug 2020
I worked summers at this motel, learning the ins and outs of the hospitality industry. Some of my responsibilities included reservations, inventory and service. I learned a lot about customer service and the importance of logistical excellence in a consumer service business.

Professional Interests

Consulting
Management
Entrepreneurship
Marketing

What I Stand For  

Social Causes

Climate Change
Education


Volunteer Experience

Global

Aug 2011 - Present
I have been a Junior Board Member since 2011, participating in annual grant cycles, as well as local community service projects. I have also taken four service trips to India twice, Cambodia, and Peru.

Favorites  

Hobbies

Hiking
Traveling
Investing
Painting
Camping

Sports, Teams, Athletes

Basketball
Football

Los Angeles Chargers
Los Angeles Lakers

Movies, TV Shows, Actors & Actresses

Marvel

Game of Thrones
Avatar
The Office

Bucket List  

My own business

I would like to own my own business someday. I come from a family of entrepreneurs, so watching them be able to work for themselves has inspired me to do the same.

Travel nature

I would love to see the many natural wonders that the world contains.

Education  

School

Business Administration

Aug 2020 - Present