Branding & Narrative Consultant
Suzanne has an extensive background in branding, messaging, reputation and public relations management. With more than 25 years of branding, storytelling and strategic communications experience in the consumer, arts, lifestyle, travel, hospitality, fashion, financial and technology sectors, O’Leary leads brand experience workshops and writes compelling narratives that capture the essence of an organization’s personality. O’Leary has consulted with high-end luxury brands and arts institutions including; Georgia O’Keeffe Museum, Geronimo Restaurant, Santa Fe Indian Market, and Shiprock Gallery Santa Fe. Previously she worked with GE as a consultant for their brand position in the Middle East; before that she held the position of Executive Vice President and Group Director at Ogilvy. For over a decade, O’Leary held global agency executive positions in London and Europe, including European Director for Weber Shandwick and Ruder Finn. She has worked with a variety of global brands across several industry sectors including: GE, Microsoft, Dun & Bradstreet, Reuters, Monster.com, Polaroid, Open TV and The Press Association.