writer and entrepreneur based in nYC and los angeles

Rachel Hochhauser is co-founder of Piecework Puzzles and Major, a boutique creative agency.

In 2015, she co-founded Major, a boutique creative agency.

As a writer, Rachel’s work has appeared in the likes of Per ContraConnuFoliate Oak, Who What WearDaily BeastInc. Magazine and The Date Report. A recipient of the Pillsbury Foundation Creative Writing Award, Rachel also studied creative writing at NYU and has a Masters in Professional Writing from the University of Southern California, where she taught undergraduate writing and served as Fiction Editor for the Southern California Review. Recently, she completed her first novel.

As a strategist and planner, Rachel has worked on projects for a variety of top tier clients such as Procter & GambleGap Inc., AAALincoln Motors, 20th Century FoxDreamWorks Studios, Bright PinkClairol & Wella ProfessionalArtistryBeautycycleSwarovski, and many more. Right now, she works with Sew and Major on digital and brand strategy.