Head of Talent
Suzy is the Head of Talent at Purpose where she leads the acquisition of talent and the retention and development of Purpose's amazing people.
With over eleven years in the entertainment and media industry and six years recruiting for start-ups in the digital media and technology sector, Suzy
brings a creative spirit, a love for the diversity and power of people, her
business acumen, and an enthusiasm for organization to Purpose
Suzy began her career in entertainment and media as one of the co-founders of the Museum of Sex, one of New York's and the world's most provocative and cutting edge cultural institutions.
researched and wrote the draft thesis for its inaugural exhibition, which received numerous accolades, not to mention an unsurprisingly hefty amount of media attention.
During her tenure there she not only continued contributing to exhibition development, she also held positions as the art director of their first daily online magazine, the corporate site webmaster and the exhibition graphic designer.
then took her
penchant for connecting the right people and her
love of innovation and began recruiting and coaching in the new media arena.
As an account executive and recruiter at both boutique and global search firms, Suzy honed her skills as a dynamic connector, a whip-smart interviewer and an engaged and friendly advocate for candidates and clients alike.
Two years prior to Purpose
founded and ran her
own talent consultancy, which offered both career coaching to individuals and recruiting for digital start-ups.
Suzy holds a degree in Art History from Brown University and moved to Manhattan to attend Parsons School of Design where she received a degree in Illustration.