The engine of our success is, and always will be, our people. Across the axis of our agency, our staff is composed of the most talented, driven, and capable individuals in the industry. The unique individuals who bring our agency and our work to life are as diverse and intriguing as the world in which we live.
As Senior Vice President, Global Brand Communications Sue embodies the role of MRM’s global brand steward, responsible for managing communications worldwide, from key account communications to internal communications to driving effective strategies that make MRM a great place to work.
Sue is a highly skilled communications executive with expertise in building global brand reputations; marketing communications; digital initiatives; lifestyle, business, trade and consumer press; and internal communications – as well as crisis/issues management; social responsibility & non-profit programs; and special events.
Sue has a passion for all things advertising, marketing and PR. Sue joined MRM from the Direct Marketing Association where she was SVP, Chief Communications Officer. Previously, she was SVP, Corporate Communications for Bertelsmann’s Bookspan; and was VP, Corporate Communications at Bertelsmann’s U.S. magazine division, Gruner + Jahr USA Publishing. She has held senior positions as vice president in the marketing practice of Burson-Marsteller; public relations and marketing director for Lister Butler; and manager of public relations for the iconic trade publication Advertising Age.
An active member of Advertising Women of New York (AWNY), Women in Communications, and the Business Marketing Association, Sue also serves as co-chair of AWNY’s public relations committee and has lectured at Columbia University and NYU. Currently, she serves on the media advisory board for S.K.I.P. of New York, dedicated to helping families of chronically ill children. In 2007, Sue was honored as a Working Mother of the Year by AWNY and Working Mother magazine.