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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…

Feb 2, 2021

Sky’s the Limit

While pursuing her undergraduate degree in fashion textile management at NC State, Kimberly Pantuso worked as a design intern for a local interior design team where she was first exposed to an industry that grabbed her attention: the global luxury industry. The opportunity to work with luxury furniture and fabric brands piqued her interest – and eventually…

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…

Jan 7, 2021

GLAM Alumna Brings E-Commerce Experience to NC Luxury Brand

When Macie Flynn was a Global Luxury and Management (GLAM) graduate student, she met GLAM advisory board member Lyn Conger at a networking event in New York City. They talked about their mutual ties to Charlotte and how Instagram can be an effective marketing tool for a business. Conger admired the use of Instagram by…

Dec 14, 2020

Diversity in Higher Education – A GLAMourous Approach

Students enrolled in Poole College of Management’s Global Luxury and Management (GLAM) Graduate Program recently engaged in two days of workshops focused on diversity and inclusion. Stephanie Helms Pickett, associate vice provost of Inclusive Excellence and Strategic Practice, led the sessions, entitled, Diversity in Higher Education – A GLAMourous Approach.

Sep 22, 2020

GLAM Program Places Nine Interns with Louis Vuitton

When nine members of the 2019-2020 cohort from Poole College of Management’s Global Luxury and Management (GLAM) Program accepted US-based internships this year at Louis Vuitton, it was unprecedented. Never before had nine interns been placed at one company, let alone iconic Louis Vuitton.

Sep 1, 2020

New GLAM Class Adapts and Thrives Amid Pandemic Changes

This year’s incoming class in Poole College of Management’s Global Luxury and Management (GLAM) program will face changes and challenges thanks to the global pandemic, but they’ve already decided they won’t let it slow them down.

Aug 11, 2020

Introducing the Class of 2020-21 at NC State Poole

While NC State and Nelson Hall may look different this year due to COVID-19, the “Think and Do” mentality remains in the classrooms and via Zoom. Take a look at the class of the 2020-21 academic year.

Aug 10, 2020

GLAM Graduate Lives His Dream

GLAM alumnus Andre Snowden is living his dream after being recruited by luxury brand Tiffany as a part of their Academy for Excellence and Diversity in Retail Leadership.

Jul 22, 2020

GLAM’s Newest Board Member Brings Luxury, International and Human Resources Experience

As the newest member of the NC State University Global Luxury and Management (GLAM) Industry Advisory Board, Pascale Meyran brings decades of international experience.