Michael Stars Story
What started as a brand devoted to creating the perfect tee has evolved into a full collection of luxury essentials that embody the modern California lifestyle for women and men.
Michael Stars offers an elevated assortment of men’s and women’s clothing which includes perfectly constructed basics, sweaters, dresses, bottoms, sportswear and accessories. The brand is distributed internationally through various department stores, specialty stores as well as branded retail stores and michaelstars.com.
True to its name, Michael Stars dresses celebrities including Jessica Alba, Olivia Wilde, Sarah Jessica Parker, Maria Bello, Emmy Rossum, Elizabeth Banks and January Jones, among others. It is regularly featured in the pages of magazines like Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar, Elle, InStyle and People StyleWatch.
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About Suzanne Lerner
Suzanne Lerner is an entrepreneur, political activist and philanthropist. She is currently the president of Michael Stars and owner of Lerner Et Cie.
Suzanne Lerner boasts decades of experience in business, as well as a background in dozens of causes, primarily centered around female empowerment. In 1983, Lerner founded Lerner et Cie, a wholesale fashion showroom, currently with four locations nationwide.
Lerner co-founded and currently serves as President of retail clothing company Michael Stars. Lerner primarily oversaw sales and marketing until 2015, when she was appointed President.
Lerner’s second career is philanthropy – both personal and with the Michael Stars Foundation. Lerner serves on the board of Women Thrive Worldwide, ACLU Foundation of Southern California, Prosperity Catalyst and serves as an advisory board member for Children Mending Hearts. She is also a member of Women Donors Network and Women Moving Millions. Lerner funds a number of NGO’s that focus on women’s empowerment, economic stability, gender reconciliation and gender-based violence.
She resides in Los Angeles.
Learn more about Suzanne at SuzanneLerner.com.