IADT-Sacramento Presents Annual Imagine Showcase Featuring the Best Student Designers in the Region; Host Lisa Quinn, TV Host and Author

May 12, 2011

IMAGINE 2011May, 12, 2011 (Sacramento, CA) - The International Academy of Design & Technology-Sacramento (IADT) will present its annual IMAGINE Showcase, “The Future of Design,” on Friday, May 20, at 6 p.m. at the Hilton Arden West Hotel.

The Future of Design event is a benefit for The Career Educational Scholarship Fund, which helps students gain access to an education that can change their lives in the communities they live in. The event will also benefit the Ronald McDonald House Charities® Northern California, a local charity dedicated to serving children who are being treated at nearby hospitals and medical facilities, and their families.  The event will be hosted by Lisa Quinn, an Emmy Award-winning TV host, and bestselling author of “Life’s Too Short to Fold Fitted Sheets”.
The audience will be treated to fresh, new designs from several student fashion designers and will see displays from graphic and interior design students.  With all IADT’s disciplines on display, the sheer glamour and talent behind this event is sure to be memorable for years to come. The surrounding communities are invited to attend this special, charity event:

Event:  IMAGINE Showcase benefitting the Career Educational Scholarship Fund & the Ronald McDonald House Charities® Northern California
Date:   Friday May 20th, 2011
Time:   6:00 p.m. (doors open/student gallery/no-host open bar); 7:30 p.m. (fashion show)
Location:  2200 Harvard Street Sacramento, CA (Hilton Arden West Hotel)
Cost:   $15.00 (student admission)
$25.00 (general admission) and $35.00 (V.I.P)
Tickets: Purchase at IADT-Sacramento, 2450 Del Paso Road, Suite 250, Sacramento, CA
Information:  (916) 285-9468

About the International Academy of Design and Technology in Sacramento

With more than 30 years as an established institution, the International Academy of Design and Technology offers students a hands-on education with experienced faculty dedicated to providing students with the necessary skills, knowledge, support and guidance to pursue fulfilling career opportunities in the design and technology fields.  The Sacramento campus (IADT-Sacramento), which opened in 2007, offers degree programs in fashion design and merchandising, interior design, graphic design, advertising design, and building information modeling. Students also have the opportunity to take a portion of their coursework online through IADT-Online. The school is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS). ACICS is a national accrediting agency recognized by the United States Department of Education. IADT-Sacramento cannot guarantee employment or salary and is a member of the Career Education Corporation (NASDAQ: CECO) network of universities, colleges and schools. For more information please visit www.iadt.edu/Sacramento or call (916) 285-9468.