UNCG Campus Weekly

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CARS Symposium today

The fall 2012 Executives-In-Residence Week and Annual Fall Symposium, co-sponsored by the Department of Consumer, Apparel and Retail Studies (CARS) and the CARS Industry Advisory Board, will be held through Friday, Oct. 5, 2012. Today (Oct. 3), Rick Darling, President and CEO of LF USA, and Executive Director of Li & Fung Limited, will be the keynote speaker of the symposium. On Friday, Oct. 5, students will attend a Leadership and Team Building Workshop facilitated by Shirley Landry, manager, Strategic Partnerships and Alliances, and Diane Reinhold, Design Associates, both from The Center for Creative Leadership. Other speakers during the week include Shari Becker, account strategist for Mottis, Herb Bolick, owner of Team Connection, and Carrie Coyle, Design & Merchandising manager for Seamless Acme-McCrary Corporation.

The CARS Symposium, at 2 p.m. today (Oct. 3) in the EUC Auditorium, will be followed by a reception. It is open to the public.