Lucas Group to Attend CSCMP Annual Global Conference 2012

Atlanta, Georgia (PRWEB) September 28, 2012

Lucas Group, North Americas premier executive search firm, is pleased to announce it will attend the upcoming CSCMP Annual Global Conference 2012. Hosted by the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals, the conference will take place September 30 through October 3 at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta.

Helping professionals connect to the latest supply chain management knowledge, research, and industry developments, CSCMP includes a variety of educational sessions, facility tours, networking events, and exhibitions. Lucas Groups manufacturing recruiting division will participate in the industry-leading event, hosting conference participants at exhibit booth #907.

We are honored to be a member of CSCMP and are looking forward to meeting with companies and professionals from across the supply chain spectrum, said Charlie Wilgus, General Manager for Lucas Group’s Manufacturing Division. CSCMP represents a wonderful opportunity to further engage with industry leaders and to continue our efforts to match skilled, qualified supply chain talent to the manufacturing jobs that present exceptional opportunities and lasting success.

Recognized as demonstrated experts in executive supply chain recruiting, Lucas Group knowledgably identifies and places the experienced manufacturing and supply chain leaders who drive financial and operational results. Working with mid-tier to Fortune 500 companies in this fast-paced, dynamic industry, the manufacturing recruitment firm consistently provides regional expertise, national reach, and global perspective.

The manufacturing industry is enjoying a resurgence in many markets across North America, and we are proud to be part of it, said Wilgus. By taking a deeply consultative approach and combining it with a comprehensive and proven process, we help professionals find the supply chain jobs that move their careers forward and that lead to the achievement of long-term aspirations and objectives.

About Lucas Group

Lucas Group is North America’s premier executive search firm. Since 1970, our culture and methodologies have driven superior results. We assist mid-tier to Fortune 500 Clients find transcendent, executive talent; Candidates fully realize their career ambitions; and Associates find professional success. To learn more, please visit Lucas Group at and connect with us on LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter.

Globe University and its Affiliate Schools Honor Community Partners at Annual Celebration

Minneapolis, MN (PRWEB) September 24, 2012

Globe University and several of its affiliate schools, including Minnesota School of Business (MSB), Minnesota School of Cosmetology (MSC) and the Institute of Production and Recording (IPR), honored 100 community partners during their annual community appreciation luncheon. The goal of the event was to showcase student applied learning projects, honor local partner companies and to thank partner organizations for their continued support.

Every year we host a luncheon to honor our community partners for their support in making our applied learning philosophy a reality, said Kaye Myhre, Vice President at Globe University. Their support is vital to the success of our student applied learning programs, as they provide crucial real-life experiences that prepare our students for their careers upon graduating.

Among the honored partner organizations was CaringBridge, a local nonprofit dedicated to providing people with a way to connect and update loved ones during health events. As part of the partnership, a marketing class from Globe Universitys Lakeville campus collaborated with CaringBridge employees to create a campaign promotion called All Hands In. Students created flyers and distributed brochures around campus to create awareness about CaringBridges mission and all of the great things they do in the community.

The students from Globe University went above and beyond to make this program a success and help us create more awareness about CaringBridge in the Lakeville community, said Sona Mehring, Founder and CEO of CaringBridge. We were thrilled to partner with such a talented and committed group of professionals.

Diabetes Sentry was also honored for teaming up with MSB accounting students from the Elk River campus. The students worked with Michael Russin, the organizations Vice President of Sales and Marketing, to set up a five-year budget plan for the fledgling organization. I was blown away by the students work, exclaimed Russin. Thanks to their [students] work I was able to secure funding for the business. Russin would like to continue to work with MSB students.

Other honored partners at the event were National Kidney Foundation, Listening House, the JLR Foundation/IDEAWERKS, BCs Closet and Make a Hero Foundation.

These community partnerships exemplify Globe Universitys commitment to giving back to the community by having students take an active role in creating and implementing projects that go beyond classroom learning. This learning by doing curriculum is part of an applied learning philosophy that is woven into every degree and diploma program at Globes network of career schools. Through course-specific assignments and projects, students are exposed to an array of experiences enabling them to exercise their skills in the classroom, the workplace, and the local community to ensure a fulfilling educational experience.

About Globe University, Minnesota School of Business and Affiliate Schools

Globe University, Minnesota School of Business, Minnesota School of Cosmetology and the Institute of Production and Recording are part of a premier, family-managed system of career colleges, universities and training centers based in Woodbury, Minnesota. These specialty skills colleges prepare work-ready professionals for successful careers in a wide range of high-demand fields. Through its mission, We Care, the organization integrates hands-on and career-focused education with service-and-applied-learning experiences that expose students to their communities and real-world situations. Programs offer undergraduate, diploma and graduate degrees in a wide range of career fields, including business and accounting, health sciences, legal sciences, technology, creative media and applied arts. More than 30 programs are available online. All academic programs are accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS). For more information, visit

7th Annual Palm Springs Modernism Week Presents a Dynamic Modernism Film Series Featuring Several Premieres and the Architecture/Design Lecture Series Featuring Renowned Speakers

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Palm Springs, California (PRWEB) January 12, 2012

With over 80 shows and entertainment through modernism February 2012 weeks 16 to 26, participants will enjoy a dizzying array of incentive options for . In particular, fans of modernism will be able to see and hear many world firsts in the dynamic design of a series of films to screen and modernity, many renowned speakers in the avant-garde architecture, historic preservation and design lecture series. Some of the highlights of each series follows, for the full schedule is available at:

Lecture Series architecture

, preservation and Design offers 19 subjects compelling and passionate speaker. Here are some highlights:

Alexander Girard

IF with modern colors, patterns, primitive exploded, and POP

Instructor: Brad Dunning

Brad Dunning is a designer to work on architecturally significant properties, known restorations and contemporary design. In addition to his own creations, he worked on houses by architects like Richard Neutra, Wallace Neff, Quincy Jones, Albert Frey, John Lautner, and many others. He also writes about architecture and design for the New York Times, Los Angeles Times, Vogue, and was an editor at GQ magazine for architecture and design.

live, love and decoration?

Lecturer: Martyn Lawrence Bullard

star decorators television Bravo is a million dollars U.S., Martyn Lawrence Bullard a multi-award winning designer interior for its glamorous interiors for high profile and celebrity clientele known. His global perspective creates visionary luxury sanctuary for stars such as Cher, Elton John, Christina Aguilera, Eva Mendes and Ozzie and Sharon Osbourne.

California Design, 1930-1965: life in a modern way?

Instructor: Wendy Kaplan

Wendy Kaplan was the department head and curator of decorative arts and design at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) since 2001. She is co-organizer of the exhibition, California Design, 1930-1965. Living in a modern way of LACMA opened in October 2011



Instructors: Peter Stamberg and Paul Aferiat

Peter Stamberg and Paul

Aferiat discuss color theory, history of color in architecture, architecture, and why the color of how they disappeared with the color in their work. Your company Stamberg Aferiat architecture was founded in 1989. Rizzoli International published a monograph on his work in 1997, which is currently being revised and expanded in 2012. Projects include Clifty Creek School, Columbus, supplements, many children Museum of Iceland, Garden City, NY; Salsa Sofa Collection for Knoll International, Badgley Mischka showroom and offices and hotel Scottsdale Saguaro. You are currently in the Palm Springs Hotel and Joni Moisant Weyl Saguaro, Gemini GEL @ Gallery in New York.


+ Lunch

THE WHITE CITY: Tel Aviv and the Bauhaus?

Instructor: Volker M. Welter

Volker M. Welter

is an architectural historian who has studied and worked in Germany, Scotland and England. He has received awards and fellowships from the Getty Research Institute, Los Angeles, received the Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art, London / Yale University, and the Canadian Centre for Architecture in Montreal. His publications include Biopolis-Patrick Geddes and the City of Life (MIT Press, 2002) and numerous articles in scientific journals, including studies of Israel. His most recent book, Ernst L. Freud, architect: The case of the modern middle class, will be published in October 2011


design on the screen a series of modern films

has 12 fascinating film of the series and the first six are special to a few highlights:

first Palm Springs!

lions LIONESS by architect Zaha Hadid

2010, led by Horst Brandenburg

winner of the prestigious Pritzker Prize in 2004 and the Praemium Imperiale in 2009, the Iraqi-British architect and designer

Zaha Hadid (born 1950) has long been controversial. This film illuminates a figurehead of deconstruction and its visionary

services around the world: the Museum of Contemporary Art in Rome MAXXI, the CMA CGM Tower in Marseille, the Guangzhou Opera House and Performing Arts Center in Abu Dhabi. It includes commentary by Thomas Krens of the Guggenheim Foundation, the architect Patrick Schumacher, H photographer? L? Do Binet, Francesco Dal Co editor and designer Karl Lagerfeld.

first Palm Springs!

Eames: the architect and painter

2011, directed by Jason Cohn and Bill Jersey

with director Jason Cohn in person


: The architect and the film first painter to Charles and Ray Eames, since his death, and the only film in their cooperation, their marriage and in the center of the Renaissance, prying created them in a gritty warehouse in Venice, California. Narrated by James Franco, the film is based on a collection of archival material produced, especially the spectacular films and photographs crazy volume of Ray Charles, and their collaborators during the hyper-creative 40 years of Eames Office. Family members and historians to help lead the design history, but it is swept in interviews with junior designer in the world of Eamery 24-7,

a complex picture of this fascinating man and wife creative team really created.

first Palm Springs!


2011, directed by Gary Hustwit,

urbanized city of the design examined and is the third part of Gary Hustwits film trilogy of design, to join its highest reaches, Helvetica, and objectified. The documentary focuses on issues and strategies behind urban design and has some of the world’s greatest architects, planners, policy makers, builders and thinkers. The challenges of balancing home, mobility, public space, civic engagement, economic development and environmental policies are becoming a universal concern. By exploring a wide range of urban development projects throughout the world, urbanized executives a comprehensive discussion on the future of cities.

first Palm Springs!

Milton Glaser: INFORM and delight

2009, directed by Wendy Keys

For many, Milton Glaser is the personification of American graphic design. To inform and inspire: The best way for the co-founder of New York Magazine and the current campaign, I NY is known, the full range of artistic production Glaser remarkable is in this documentary, Milton Glaser was. Developed by newspapers and magazines, to interior spaces, logos and brand identities, to his celebrated prints, drawings, prints and paintings, the documentary offers audiences a much richer appreciation for one of the man in the great modern renaissance. Skillfully by first time buttons filmmaker Wendy is headed to catch the eyes of the film in moments of everyday personal and immense heat Glaser, humanity and the infinite depth of his intelligence and creativity.

first Palm Springs!

John Portman: A Life of CONSTRUCTION

2011, directed by Ben Loeterman

once an alien who has been running almost from the American Institute of Architects, John Portman is now considered one of the most innovative architects and imitated never recognized. Over 45 years, Natalie Portman and iconic statements urban eye-popping interiors have collected in 60 cities on four continents to define views of the city in America, and walks of China and the rest of Asia again. The film captures the approach Portman in an intimate portrait, the judge again, and estimates of work Portman. Dramatic time-lapse video shows off Portman Building on their bestoften moving sunlight that passes over its walls and spaces.

World Premiere Screening


Tide MODERN ARCHITECTURE mid-century on Long Iceland

2012, directed by Jake Gorst

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