Sean Sassounian is the CEO of SAS Textiles, a domestic knitting mill and convertor. Over the years SAS Textiles has continued to expand its reach while remaining an important supplier to local manufacturers despite the competition from China.
SAS holdings owns a number of commercial and residential properties, a new women’s contemporary clothing line called Scarlette & O, scheduled to be launched in fall 2008, as well as a few notable restaurants in Hollywood and Santa Monica, one of which is Bar Deluxe scheduled to be launched 2008. Sean started the company in 1992, while still earning his B.A. in Business at USC.
In his spare time, Sean enjoys interior design, textile and clothing design, racing cars and backgammon.