Sue Kantor has powerful first-hand knowledge of the importance of dressing for the situation, organization, and client. Over 20 years of sales, marketing and management in the pharmaceutical and biotech industries taught Sue to dress for intent every single day. She left Genentech, Inc. with the vision of utilizing her personal experience in a way that would empower women in their careers.
Sue is certified as a Wardrobe Consultant and Personal Shopper by the Association of Image Consultants International. She has trained with the same organization as an Image Consultant and a Color Analyst, with further training with a former stylist from TLC’s “What Not to Wear.”
Using the principles of style, fit, and color, Sue teaches how to dress with intent for the situation, organization and audience. Her clients have reported that their new styling and confidence has contributed to their job mobility, promotions, and increased business.
Sue has traveled to NYC meeting with clients in keeping her finger on the pulse of what’s next in women’s professional attire. She is also a frequent visitor to Milan and NYC for additional perspective on how to dress her clients. Putting her study and experience together, she founded Sophisticated Styling and now serves women in Central Ohio as an Image and Wardrobe Stylist.
Sue has presented to various organizations on “Dressing for Intent™”. Presentations have included: Kaiser Consulting, Scale Up America for YMT Consultants in 2016 and 2017, and for the WSBA's workshop series called Connections, Communications and Confidence. Her latest presentation is "Executive Presence: Going from Invisible to Influential" and she has presented for leadership programs for large corporations and smaller businesses.
In addition to giving group seminars and presentations, Sue especially enjoys working one on one with her professional clients to help unlock their potential as they Dress for Intent.