Sue Chernoff is Executive Vice President of Marketing for Lettuce Entertain You Enterprises, Inc.
As Executive Vice President of Marketing, her responsibilities include supervision of various marketing plans and programs for the company including: public relations, partnerships, promotions, web, email and mobile marketing, crisis communication, donations as well as the company's gift certificate sales and marketing programs. She reports directly to Kevin Brown, President and CEO of Lettuce Entertain You.
Sue Chernoff first worked for Lettuce Entertain You as a waitress at Fritz! That's It!, under the direction of then general manager and now partner, John Buchanan. The philosophy of the company and the work experience left a strong, positive impression and demonstrated to Sue her first exciting and inspiring look at the restaurant business as it existed at LEYE.
Prior to being named Executive Vice President of Marketing, Sue was Director of Public Relations and Promotions for Lettuce Entertain You, a position she had held since 1995 when she rejoined the company.
Before Lettuce, Sue was a senior vice president for the entertainment/ retail group at Margie Korshak, Inc. (MKI), an advertising and public relations agency in Chicago. At MKI she coordinated the Lettuce account. Prior to MKI, Ms. Chernoff was the marketing and public relations manager for Barneys New York in the Chicago and Troy markets.
Ms.Chernoff is an active member of the Boards for the Anti-Cruelty Society, The Lincoln Park Zoo and the Greater North Michigan Avenue Association. She enjoys gardening, cycling, travel, comedy, cooking and reading in addition to the restaurant business.