Spark is about getting young people involved in giving back to advance gender equality. Nothing is more inspiring to us than learning from the women leading the movement through their philanthropy and business acumen. Our 2018 Black & Pink Ball Honorary Host, Suzanne Lerner, epitomizes our ideals. Suzanne has been giving and leading for many decades, well before she had the resources to amplify her impact.Read More
Suzanne took her dreams and ran with them and today runs the luxury essentials brand while also dedicating her time to philanthropy and activism.
“If you’re dedicated, and you want it — I believe people have that opportunity to do it and achieve.”
This summer, Michael Stars and FabFitFun partnered up to release a limited edition ruana collection in support of Joyful Heart Foundation. 25% of each piece sold supports Joyful Heart’s mission to transform society’s response to sexual assault, domestic violence and child abuse. Get behind the scenes with Michael Stars’ co-founder Suzanne Lerner to find out why this partnership was a perfect fit.Read More
“When they married in 1988, Michael Cohen and Suzanne Lerner said their “I dos ” dressed in the ultimate union of casual and cool: She wore an ivory-and-black jumpsuit and he, a checkered suit jacket, jeans, and (Michael Stars) graphic tee. ”Read More
"Every one of us must live as models to others. Honored as a Woman of Vision by Gloria Steinem and the Ms. Foundation, Suzanne Lerner has been recognized many times over for her lifetime commitment and achievements furthering the agenda and rights of women worldwide."Read More
After 30 years in business, Suzanne Lerner steps into the role of President of contemporary clothing label Michael Stars.Read More