2019 One Show Intellectual Property Jury

Suzanne McKenize

Founder / Chief Executive Officer

Able Made

New York

An award-winning creative director/designer by trade, Suzanne is passionate about using design and partnerships to make the world a better place. Suzanne has spent 20 years in the advertising and design consultancy worlds and is a master creative collaborator, developing better-for-you products and philanthropic initiatives with leaders in art, design and healthy living. She is Founder of Able Made, an active lifestyle brand that inspires healthy living, and Co-Founder of BeyondBrands and Farm to Home. She was honored to be one of President Obama’s Global Emerging Entrepreneurs, as well as a North America Sappi Ideas that Matter Grant recipient. Suzanne pays it forward teaching Design and Social Entrepreneurship at the School of Visual Arts in New York City, and running the Ucal McKenzie Breakaway Foundation, a nonprofit that gives city youth access top soccer, health and art education. An avid runner, Suzanne is always trying new recipes with fresh and new ingredients.

Brand Experience: Boston Children’s Hospital, ESPN, Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA), Maria Sharapova/SuperGoop, Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), Nike, Ocean Spray, Professional Association for Design (AIGA), Puma, Tom Ford, truth, Whole Foods, VH1 Save the Music Foundation

 

 

 

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