Martha Rockwell, owner of A+ Resumes & Career Coaching, has been assisting job seekers with their search since 1998. From 1998 to 2003, she worked for Drake, Beam, Morin (DBM), an international outplacement company who had the contract with Motorola when they downsized 10% worldwide. Following her tenure with DBM, she launched her current business and has written more than 3,000 resumes.
Martha grew up in Arizona. She attended the U of A and ASU and earned music scholarships to both universities. She graduated from ASU with a Bachelor’s Degree in Education and taught second grade.
Her business background is extensive and varied. She was the second female in Arizona to be hired as an account manager by a major transcontinental transportation company. Four years later, she accepted a sales management position with a Utah based company seeking to expand their authority into Arizona. With securing major accounts such as Honeywell, Motorola, AiResearch, Digital Equipment Corporation and Western Electric, she had the opportunity to learn many facets of business. Other success includes Mary Kay Cosmetics, where she achieved Sales Director status and managed more than 40 business associates.
Every position and work opportunity has prepared her for what she is doing now, which is a passion for helping people realize their true potential and finding the career of their dreams. In addition to writing professional resumes, she effectively explains and guides each person through the every facet of the job search process.
Martha has demonstrated the highest standards and qualifications within the industry, having earned the designation of Certified Professional Resume Writer (CPRW), as well as a career coaching license, granted by the State of Arizona Labor Department. For 11 years, she served as a member of the Arizona Employment Advisory Council. As a 10-year member of the BBB of Northern Arizona, she achieved an A+ status. Her professional memberships include: Resume Writer’s Council of Arizona (RWCA), Career Directors International (CDI) and the National Resume Writers Association (NRWA).
Martha gives back to the community and is a current volunteer for numerous organizations throughout the valley.