A life learner, Susan is an advocate for the arts, serving people, consumer technology, and print books.
Susan is a brand & beauty specialist in the luxury and retail space.
She is currently cofounder of Fifteen Degrees, LTD, a South Korea based R&D company (OEM & ODM) for cosmetics, and is also creative director of ATEM (Fifteen Degress LLC, USA), a technology focused, innovative skincare and wellness centered brand which is in development.
Susan was most recently with Luv.it, a luxury sustainability focused fashion company based in Mexico City and New York City, where she headed brand partnerships and business development. Prior to joining Luv.it, she also worked at Barneys New York, contributing to business development, curatorial, and fashion forecasting projects for the buying team’s U.S. and international practices, and served on the committee of the Barneys New York Foundation. Susan has also formerly worked at EDUN Americas, Yigal Azrouel, as well as Alexander Wang.
Susan holds a B.S. in Communications and minored in Global Visual Art from New York University, where she was a University Honors Scholar. She is proficient in French and Korean.
She is available for non-profit opportunities that work with education and children.
Letters by Soo is a profile of her life and interests.
Off-line, you’ll find her collecting drinkware and antiquing, reading, or drawing. She loves roses, daffodils, and baby rabbits.
Daily content on new fashion, books, and art here: facebook.com/lettersbysoo
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