Susan Durfee, VP of Sales & Marketing

VP of Sales & Marketing

susan@model55.com

508-405-0355 x 201

What do you do at Model55?

I am responsible for all aspects of sales and marketing for the organization. I manage the sales team to meet or exceed revenue goals.

I also manage new business development and manage existing legacy accounts. I work with the team to develop new business initiatives in response to customer/market demands. I also work with Marketing Strategist to develop brand messaging and strategic marketing plan. I am also a member of council and leadership teams at Model55.

 

What is your past experience?
  • Director of Customer Service for College Pro Painters
  • Associate Store Manager for Banana Republic
  • Department Manager for Macy’s

 

What is the most inspiring part of your job?

Making spaces beautiful!

 

What advice would you give a candidate who wants to work at Model55?

We are dedicated group that works hard but we do take time out to enjoy each other and our successes. I would also say you need to be flexible as we have a course, but we always need to make adjustments to reach the destination!

 

What do you enjoy doing in your free time? 

Being on our boat with my family on Martha’s Vineyard Sound!

 

What is your favorite book(s), and/or  tv show(s)?
  • Book – Harry Potter series
  • Movie – It’s Complicated
  • TV – Will & Grace

 

Cats or dogs?

DOGS!!!!!!!

 

What is the best piece of advice you’ve ever been given?

The only person you can change is yourself!