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Susan Okon

Susan brings 25 years of expertise to her role in finance and operations at ESI Design, an NBBJ studio. As head of ESI’s executive leadership team, Susan is responsible for leading overarching business strategy and ensuring operational excellence. Under her stewardship, ESI Design has doubled in size.

Susan joined ESI Design in 2000 having held similar roles at two entrepreneurial ventures: Biscotti & Company, the multi-brand cookie company, and Tactics, Inc., a database marketing company. In these roles, she was responsible for the overall management of the financial and business operations and evolved the companies from small entrepreneurial ventures to their successful acquisition.

Earlier in her career, Susan was Vice President and Director of Marketing Services at Shearson Smith Barney.