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Ms. Sutherland Fuchs is an accomplished executive. She has held senior positions at the Hearst Corporation, Condé Nast, Hachette, and CBS. She oversaw the business-side launches of "O", the Oprah Magazine, Marie Claire, and Elle Magazine and managed Vogue, Harper's Bazaar, Redbook, and Town & Country. She also has served as Global CEO of Phillips, de Pury, and Luxembourg, then owned by LVMH Moêt Hennessy - Louis Vuitton.
As Group President of the Growth Brands Division of the JCPenney Company, she was responsible for the launch of two wholly owned start-up digital retail websites: GiftingGrace.com and Clad.com.
She is a past board member of NYDJ Apparel and currently sits on the Board of Pitney Bowes Inc. serving on the executive compensation and audit committees and on the Board of Gartner Inc. as chair of executive compensation and serves on governance committees.
A graduate of New York University and has studied at the Sorbonne University in Paris and the University of Mexico City, Ms. Fuchs was Founder, President, then Chair of the Madison Boys and Girls Club Women's Board, Trustee of the Whitney Museum, and Chair of the USIA's Magazine and Print Committee.
She is a past Board member of the Berkshire School and also chaired the New York City Commission on Women's Issues from 2002-2013. She is a current Board member of Greenwoods Counseling Referrals.
Ms. Fuchs has received multiple awards, including Advertising Women of the Year by Advertising Women of New York, the Woman of the Year Award by the NY Police Athletic League. She has been named one of the “21 Leaders for the 21st Century” by Women eNews.