Driven By Potential.

Every club envisions a future where they sit center-stage in the hearts and minds of members—we find passion in finding, creating, and championing that future.

For over 25 years, we’ve celebrated the bond of belonging, the challenge of change, and the potential for each club to make their unique mark on the world.

World Class Branding

Our mission is to bring brave thinking and world-class creativity to the private club world. In turn, we help our partners build their brand to create meaningful leverage in reaching their club’s best future.

Every great club is anchored in its unique culture. Together, we create the critical elements that communicate the culture inside and outside of the clubhouse.

Our Club Members

We, the Creative Athletes of Sussner, are strategists, designers, and writers. As members of this esteemed club, we embrace a shared passion: to elevate the art and science of brand for private clubs

For a business to grow, its brand needs to communicate, stand out and be engaging. Derek leads the creative team in achieving meaningful business objectives with impactful creative solutions for clients. He also speaks about branding to a variety of professional organizations and companies. Click on his name to learn more.

Tessa Sussner

Partner / Accounts

A client’s business objectives have to be clearly understood for branding initiatives to be effective. Tessa is the first point of contact and is dedicated to delivering responsive and thoughtful solutions that make every project successful.

Blake Spiegel


To truly understand how a business should communicate its goals through compelling visuals, Blake begins by asking 'why.' As a senior designer, his expertise allows him to craft impactful creative solutions and unique brand identities rooted in purpose.

Tucker Larson


A brand that is rooted in purpose, meaning, and emotion creates competitive separation in the crowded market. Tucker ​​ensures the development and execution of the right strategy that results in incredible brand clarity and achievement of long-term business goals.

Nick Tietz


Design that impacts a client’s business objectives requires a keen eye for detail, an analytical mind, and a passion for creativity. Nick’s dedication to delivering thoughtful solutions serves clients’ strategies and demands the attention of their audiences.

Allie Dullum


Effective communication is an art that resonates with clients’ goals and captivates target audiences. With a strategic mind and a passion for storytelling, Allie elevates communication efforts to ensure messages are impactful and precise.

Matt Gibb


In today’s cluttered world, simple, effective communication is paramount. As a dedicated member of our sales team, Matt is passionate about understanding our clients problems, and finding creative solutions that resonate deeply with clients needs. His approach is not just about selling, but forging meaningful connections and results that matter.

Robin Faust


Clients deserve timely communication regarding all financial aspects of their projects. Robin assures that clients are up-to-date on all manners of their bookkeeping experience with Sussner.


Good Girl

This four-legged charmer adds the meaningful and memorable to Sussner, and puts the gold in golden retriever. Ms. Ivy also serves as V.P. in charge of tennis ball procurement, in-house therapy and gentle security. Our favorite “silent” partner.


Create a Meaningful Connection

Meaningful strategy must be paired with compelling design

Since 1999, Sussner has won over 300 awards and has been featured in more than 40 international publications. When we create something that wins an award, we smile, shake hands, say “good game” and get back to work for our amazing clients. We sincerely thank all the companies, organizations, and individuals who have handed us the honor of working with them over the previous decades.

25 years
300+ awards