"For our clients, Maris become an important part of their travel and holiday experience. We are sharing a wonderful moment in their lives and their happiness - it's a special and intimate connection and relationship."
In 2008, LeeAnn Sauter and Eric Lopez founded Maris Collective. Our journey began as an innovative company that brings bespoke, high-end retail to luxury market segments around the world. We have flourished from our flagship store to over 58 stores globally.
As Maris grows, we continue to reach our ultimate vision to be the industry leader and expert in destination retail, store-design innovation, brand partnerships, client-centric curation, and enhanced-shopping experiences.
FOUNDER & CEO
"My goal is to make people feel better by the time they leave our stores, whether they purchase or not."
LeeAnn believes in the power of retail to be an uplifting experience. Born and raised in California, LeeAnn spent her childhood by the ocean surfing, traveling and exploring diverse cultures. She drew from her passions as inspiration when she launched Maris Collective in 2008.
Cattle drives and glamping - it's my favorite family vacation
PARTNER & CCO
As the head of design and development at Maris since its launch in 2008, Eric has overseen the creative vision and expansion across the USA, Europe, Caribbean, South America, Middle East and South Pacific. Growing up in rural Oregon, he discovered his talent and affinity for retail while at college.
It's fascinating and intoxicating - everyone should try to go