Robert Ivy is continually showing off his talents in architecture and is currently the vice president of the American Institute of Architects. His contributions to the field and his accomplishes are recognized all over the country, affording him various opportunities over the years.
One of the most noteworthy accomplishments of Robert Ivy is when he won the Noel Polk Lifetime Achievement, which is an annual award given out by the MIAL or Mississippi Institute of Arts and Letters. This award goes out to recognize individuals within the community that have made a major impact on the field of art through there creations, performances, or support. Robert Ivy is the first architect that has ever won the award and the first CEO of the American Institute of Architects to achieve the award as well.
Robert is an honorary graduate of Tulane University, where he built the foundation to his architectural skills that he uses to build his portfolio today. According to the president of MIAL, Robert Ivy is a leading innovator in the field of architecture and his designs are much more accessible to the public compared to many others in the field today. On top of his skills as an architect, Robert is also an accomplished author and commentator as well. Robert even acted as McGraw Hill’s editor for a time.
Robert Ivy has received constant recognition over the past several years for his exceedingly impressive accomplishments in architecture. Despite these many honors, Robert doesn’t believe he is the best or that there is no room for improvement, which is what keeps him moving forward and earning new titles in his field.
Back in 2009, Robert was nominated for Crain Award as well, which was during his time at another company known as McGraw Hill. His management position at McGraw is what brought him into the spotlight, earning an award for his management efforts at the company. Perhaps one of his most impressive titles yet is Master Architect, which has only been given out seven times and he is the first in this century to obtain the title to show the impact he has had so many people.
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