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Calvin Klein to Speak in Indianapolis, Evansville October 24

Posted: Wednesday, August 29, 2012

The Institute for Global Enterprise in Indiana, part of the Schroeder Family School of Business Administration at the University of Evansville, is pleased to announce event details for Calvin Klein’s appearances in Indianapolis and Evansville on Wednesday, October 24. As part of the Institute Speaker Series, Klein will discuss “Lessons from the Runway to Success: Leadership and Building a Global Brand.”

Klein, an award-winning fashion icon, is recognized globally as a master of minimalism. His name ranks among the best-known brands in the world with Calvin Klein, Inc. reaching over $6 billion in global retail sales. Whether in fashion, fragrance, beauty, or his collections for the home, Klein’s advertising campaigns have redefined the way products are marketed to consumers. Among his many honors, Time Magazine in 1996 named him one of the most influential Americans.

Klein’s appearance in Indianapolis is presented in partnership with the Rotary Club of Indianapolis. Registration begins at 11:30 a.m. local time, and Klein will speak at noon at the Scottish Rite Cathedral, 650 N. Meridian St. Each ticket costs $30 and includes lunch. Guests may purchase a maximum of four tickets through the University of Evansville at www.uealumnionline.com/calvinklein or 812-488-2706.

Klein will speak that evening in Evansville at 7:00 p.m. local time at the Victory Theatre, 600 Main St. This event is free and open to the public, with no tickets required. Doors open at 6:00 p.m., and seating is first come, first served. For more information, please visit www.globalindiana.com or contact the Institute for Global Enterprise in Indiana at 812-488-2455 or globalindiana@evansville.edu. 

The Institute for Global Enterprise in Indiana wishes to thank Old National Bank, Let’s Sew, and Anchor Industries for their generous support of these Institute Speaker Series events. 

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