The crew of Space Shuttle Endeavor launched its final journey into space on May 17, 2011 with very special cargo from Boy Scouts of America STEM program. The crew took 100 of the newly launched Robotics merit badge patches into space. Lion is proud to have designed and manufactured the Robotics badge, which inaugurates the 126th Boy Scout Merit Badge program. The 100 Badges that made the successful final journey on the Shuttle, the badges will be given away to Boys’ Life contest winners.
“The Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Education Coalition works to support STEM programs for teachers and students at the U. S. Department of Education, the National Science Foundation, and other agencies/organizations that offer STEM related programs.”
Girl Scouts of the USA is introducing a new skills-building program that introduces girls to real-life skills. The program respect one’s heritage while progressively teaching girls critical life skills such as Financial Literacy. Lion is proud to be a part of this new Awards program as producer of the awards. The Financial Literacy Awards shown here were featured on ‘Moneyland’ in Times Magazine 11/14/11.
When the WNBA tips off its’ 2011 season all team athletes will be wearing new uniforms using adidas Revolution 30 technology and basketball specific TECHFIT base layers. Lions’ patented technology is used for the lighter weight, softer and more comfortable breathable mesh numbers. The new are 30% lighter in overall weight, dry twice as fast as previous WNBA uniforms, which keeps athletes cooler, drier and more comfortable on the court.
Owings Mills, MD. Oct. 28, 2011
Lion Brothers Company/L.G.Inc, the leading designer and manufacturer of brand identification and insignia in the world, announced today the appointment of Steven R. Walton as Executive Director of Lion International. As the company looks to continue to innovate and expand, Steven brings extensive expertise in global apparel design, sourcing, manufacturing, and retailing. In this new role, Steven will direct all of Lion’s operating companies globally, including expanding its efforts and activities around the world. Steven will report directly to Susan J. Ganz CEO of Lion Brothers and LG Inc., Lion’s Holding company.
With 30 years of operating leadership in the apparel industry, Steven comes to Lion with a global relationship network that will support Lion’s domestic and international expansion plans. Prior to joining Lion, Steven was Executive Director of Wing-Tai Ltd., the global apparel sourcing, manufacturing, retailing and investment company where he oversaw numerous Wing Tai companies and investments in the apparel industry including apparel technology. Throughout his career, Steven has held senior-level positions in the apparel industry including CEO of Gieves and Hawkes, the British luxury menswear retailer and at Marks and Spencer. Steven has spent the past 20 years living in Singapore, Indonesia and Hong Kong.
“We are thrilled to have Steven join the Lion Brothers team and look forward to benefitting from his unique expertise and the breadth of knowledge, experience and achievements that he brings to our company’s growing business,” said Susan J. Ganz. “We have a stellar senior management team in place and will continue to focus on what makes Lion Brothers best in class. Lion is recognized around the world for its applied innovation in brand identification including creative design, advanced technical expertise and material science and we look forward to accelerating Lion’s growth efforts”.
The NBA launches the 2011 season with the lightest and most technologically advanced NBA uniforms in history. The NBA ‘Revolution 30’ jerseys are created by Adidas America. Lion invented the technical ID kits enhancing the uniform innovation.
GSI Commerce is the e-commerce behind some of the world’s favorite sites. And Lion is the ID engine behind GSI, bringing fashion and authentic team identity to life.
BOY SCOUTS OF AMERICA’S 100th Year Jamboree celebrates the very best of scouting. This year Lion Brothers commemorates the 100th anniversary, by designing and producing the official patch for the Centennial Jamboree.