Amaris Caruso


I have over 11 years of professional experience working in cities & countries around the globe in design, merchandising, art direction, product development & branding. Throughout my career, & during my tenure at Li & Fung USA, Giant Merchandising & through projects as a consultant I have built relationships with some of the world’s top retailers and buyers ranging from Walmart & Target to Nordstrom & Macy’s, Kitson, Fred Segal & Urban Outfitters among others. I helped build & manage a $100 million division at Li & Fung USA, & as the Design Director in this division, grew one of the product lines from $4 million to $30 million in one year. I also have over 9 years of experience in licensing having partnered with top tier studios & brands such as Warner Bros, Marvel, Fox, Nickelodeon, Sanrio, Peanuts, HBO & Hasbro. My passion lies in music, licensing, merchandising, creating product & brand management, & connecting consumers with products and experiences. I specialize in taking on accounts with an entrepreneurial spirit overseeing all aspects of creative communication & direction, business strategy & product placement ensuring brand consistency.