Waterloo Loves Lug® will be an exciting twist on our traditional alumni events, featuring Ami Richter (BA ’01, Recreation and Leisure Studies) co-founder of Lug® whose lifestyle and travel accessories have been featured on Oprah Winfrey’s famed "O List". Join us for a fun-filled evening featuring Ami’s success story, networking with fellow alumni, interactive activity stations, a preview of Lug®’s spring/summer 2014 line, awesome giveaways and great prizes!
"I'm just a regular gal," says Ami Richter. But how does a “regular gal” with a knack for design end up with one of her bags featured on Oprah Winfrey’s famed "O List?" The answer is surprisingly simple: a lot of hard work and a little luck along the way. Inspired by a Waterloo co-op work term, Ami’s flair for design combined with her entrepreneurial spirit led to the creation of Lug® – a line of smart, stylish travel solutions.
Social media contest!
We want to see your tired, overused, needs replacing bag. Tweet photos of your wallet, purse, suitcase, gym bag and show us why you need some Lug® love. Follow UWaterloo Alumni on Twitter and tweet "#UWLovesLug" for your chance to win tickets to the event and a brand new Lug® bag to replace your old one! The grand prize for the contest is a VIA Rail round trip ticket for two to Ottawa or Montreal.
This exciting event is proudly sponsored by Waterloo’s affinity partner for home and car insurance - TD Insurance.
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