The American Institute of Architects is a prestigious professional group that aims at protecting the architectural profession. This organization has been in the American market for some time now, and it is doing a very good job for the people in the profession.
AIA was founded by professionals who wanted to ensure that their colleagues in the construction department were given the kind of respect they deserved. The founders of the organization took all the necessary steps to ensure that the group started their operations in the right direction. This could only be achieved with the right people given the role of leadership. The position of chief executive officer is very important, and it had to be given to a reliable professional who was not going to fail the professionals in the group. AIA decided to nominate Robert Ivy to take the position of CEO.
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When the decision was being made, the organization did not know how the new candidate was going to perform according to aia.org. They were; however, quite confident because they knew that the person they were offering the prestigious position was quite qualified for the role he was undertaking. Robert Ivy has shown that he does not disappoint when offered a working opportunity. The businessman has a degree in literature, and he has a second degree in architecture too. The renowned architect has been performing so well in the responsibilities undertaken as the CEO of the large company, and this is why he is now enjoying a new milestone in his career.
According to a report released just recently, Robert has been given the Noel Polk Lifetime Achievement Award. The award is believed to have been offered to the businessman by an organization that is called Mississippi Institute of Arts and Letters. Everyone in the construction industry knows that getting the prestigious award is not just an ordinary job that can be accomplished by anyone. Robert and the team in AIA have expressed their joy because of the new award. The president of the organization says that Robert Ivy deserved the prize. The company has been watching as their CEO worked hard and proved to the whole community that he was capable of handling a vast professional group without the assistance of other people in the community. The businessman says that he looks forward to accomplishing more in the future. Robert Ivy has also been receiving all the support he needs from the architects, and this is why he has been nominated for the award.