“The one who says it cannot be done should not interrupt the One doing it”
Suzan McDowell is the CEO & president of Circle of One Marketing, a full service marketing and advertising agency, with a tilt toward the African-American and Caribbean markets. Past and current projects include such high profile clients and campaigns like the wildly successful City of Miami Gardens’ Annual Jazz in the Gardens Music Festival, responsible for all marketing, media, branding and public relations in local, national and international markets for the past 11 years; The Children’s Trust Miami Heart Gallery, a traveling photographic exhibit of Miami Dade’s foster care children; Make Healthy Happen Miami/Fe Sante Mache Miami, the local campaign that paralleled First Lady Michelle Obama’s national “Let’s Move” campaign to end childhood obesity; Miami Airport Concessions/Clear Channel Airports as the exclusive local Airport Concessions Disadvantaged Business Enterprise sales representative for all advertising in the Miami International Airport; OneUnited Bank, the largest African-American owned bank in the U.S.; the Opa-locka Community Development Corporation; Urban League of Greater Miami; The Mourning Family Foundation; The Orange Bowl Committee; HistoryMiami; and Burger King Corporation.
“The Circle” has built a solid reputation for producing polished, modern, eclectic, fresh and result-driven marketing campaigns through multi-layered competencies including creative design/art direction, public relations, social media, community outreach, media buying, event management, and strategic partnerships. Energy is what gives “The Circle” “edge” (and you have to be impressed when a circle has an edge). Incorporated in Florida in 2001, over the past 14 years the agency has built a stellar local and national reputation for creating award-winning marketing and public relations campaigns that produce unprecedented gains for the agency’s diverse client base.