Alumni

Jun 30, 2021

GLAM Program Closes, But Its Impact Lives On

By Lea Hart Poole College of Management recently made the difficult decision to close its dual degree Global Luxury and Management (GLAM) graduate program with the last class set to graduate this year. The GLAM program is not ending due […]

Apr 26, 2021

Finding the Right Fit

Imani Starling-Brown always knew that she wanted to pursue a career in the fashion industry, but it wasn’t until she came to NC State that she knew which specific direction to take. While completing her bachelor’s degree in fashion and textile management, she stumbled upon a market that caught her eye.

Apr 13, 2021

Tapping into the Customer Experience

While some might not think there is much of a connection between the luxury industry and technology industry, Amanda Solomon found the knowledge she gained by participating in Poole College of Management’s Global Luxury and Management (GLAM) Program has helped her tremendously in her career as a part of tech-leader Cisco’s Customer Experience Organization.

Apr 6, 2021

Following the Trends

In a $1.4 trillion global industry, getting a foot in the door is no small feat. But with the Global Luxury and Management (GLAM) program, a dual master’s degree program through the Poole College of Management and the Skema Business School, Alex Simpson received an education that set her up for success in the apparel industry – and set her apart, too.

Mar 23, 2021

Luxury Goes Global

Carrie Sherron first heard about NC State’s Global Luxury and Management Program, a dual master’s degree program through the Poole College of Management and the Skema Business School, while working as an assistant manager for a local contemporary women’s clothing boutique in […]

Mar 15, 2021

Everyday Luxury

Lauren Ginsberg's love for the luxury industry swayed her decision to join the GLAM program and to excel in her current position with Athleta.

Feb 16, 2021

Peter Millar offers GLAM Students Luxury Experience in the Heart of Raleigh

When people think about luxury brands, they often think of Paris and New York, but luxury apparel brand Peter Millar has put Raleigh on the map.  The company was founded in Raleigh in 2001. It was acquired by Richemont, a Swiss-based luxury holding group with many prestigious luxury brands in its portfolio, in 2012, but…

Jan 20, 2021

In Pursuit of a Dream

Mike Micheli was headed down the path of international politics before a semester in Cuba gave him the courage to pursue his real dream: a career in the fashion industry. With the help of Poole College’s Global Luxury and Management (GLAM) Program, a dual master’s degree program through the Poole College of Management and the Skema…

Mar 2, 2020

Making Their Mark

NC State Poole College Global Luxury and Management graduates bring vision, strategy to the luxury market.

Mar 26, 2018

Value of Luxury Management

A business degree in luxury management helps students enter the industry ready to hit the ground running.