This is a recap on an event that Robert Ivy was a part of. Robert Ivy is both a Chief Executive Officer and EVP at the location of the “American Institute of Architects”.
The article being recapped is “AIA EVP and CEO recognized by Mississippi Institute of Arts and Letters.” The MIAL is a type of nonprofit organization that is funded privately.
This event had been the first time an architect has won a certain award. This award is called the “Noel Polk Lifetime Achievement Award.” The aim of the award is to give it to alive art patrons and artists whose certain work is both remarkable and deserving of special honor. This award was recognized by, presented, awarded, to him by the MIAL. This event will take place on the date of June 2nd 2018. In addition, Andrew Cary Young from Pearl River Glass Studio at Jackson, Mississippi, who is a stained-glass designer. He will receive the Lifetime Achievement Award.
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Now, some background information about Ivy. Before Ivy in 2011 had joined the AIA he had worked for McGraw-Hill’s Architectural Record as an Editor-in-Chief. After the Architectural Record, Ivy became CEO of the American Institute of Architects, or AIA. With the leadership he had displayed his journal known as “Architectural Management” became one of the most widely communicated architectural journals all over the world. Many awards came out of it like the one called the “National Magazine Award for General Excellence”. Something else he had done was become a leader in the McGraw-Hill construction and design media in the middle of the sudden growth the country of China had gone through. Also, it was in China where he began a version in Mandarin of the Middle East as well as Architectural Record according to discoverorg.com. Finally, Ivy at the AIA has greatly increased the Institutes global footprint. This is actually right now at the level which is the highest in membership in its history totaling years of 160. Currently, this company is practicing over the world. In this they are helped by seven global chapters. This includes new ones located in the countries of Canada and China.
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