Executive experiences aid Singer in new role as Spanx CEO
by Nicole Dow
January 23, 2015 04:36 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
As Spanx Inc. prepares for its one-mile move to new headquarters at Buckhead Atlanta, new CEO Jan Singer will be building on all the lessons she has learned in past executive roles to lead the company into the future. At Chanel, she said she learned about brand equity and preservation. She learned about being close to the consumer at YM and working globally at Calvin Klein. Singer said she was taught lessons about failure at Prada and about the value of a team at Reebok. At Nike, wh...
Severe Weather Preparedness Week starts Feb. 2
Devastating tornadoes, destructive thunderstorms and other severe weather events can strike at any time. In order to prepare all Georgians for the possibility of a disaster, the Georgia Emergency M...
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Atlanta Jewish Film Festival promises a pop-culture blast
The Atlanta Jewish Film Festival is coming back full of surprises, bending the cultural boundaries of cinema and arts for a unique experience. Set for Jan. 28 through Feb. 18, the 15th annual event...
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Column: Finding light in the midst of darkness
Q: A lot of tough things have happened in my life over many years and they’ve worn me down. I just don’t see the point anymore. I don’t know why so much darkness has descended on me. Sometimes I be...
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Elected officials and college degrees
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Do you think it is important for elected officials to have college degrees?