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Anna Kounna

Class 2020

Anna grew up in Cyprus, a small island in the Mediterranean! Her background is in Fine Arts and Communications Design. She did her Foundation course in Art and Design in London and then moved to New York in 2013 to study Communications Design at Pratt Institute. 


After graduating Anna worked for Soludos as an e-commerce assistant and merchandising coordinator, helping improve online sales. She then moved to London in 2018 and worked at Queens Gate Hotel where she was able to explore other fields such as tourism and hospitality.


Anna has become increasingly interested in the world of beauty and she hopes to pursue a career in the make-up industry. Her aim is to work with make-up companies to implement new ideas and strategies that will identify them and make them instantly recognizable.


The MPS Branding masters at SVA will provide her with the necessary knowledge of brand strategy and design tools. She is beyond excited to start the course and work with professors that give will give her “real life” projects that will further her knowledge and improve her branding skills.


In her free time, Anna can be found at Sephora around town, swatching eyeshadows until she runs out of space on her arms, legs, face etc. 

The curriculum for The Masters in Branding Program allows students to create frameworks to guide brand, design and business development, critically evaluate brand, business, marketing and design strategies and Master the intellectual link between leadership and creativity. Learn more...


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Debbie Millman
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Director of Operations, Graduate Advisor


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Co-founder, Faculty Advisor