Mellody hobson dating george lucas
Friends at the wedding – which took place in Marin County, Calif., where Lucas’s Skywalker Ranch is located – also shared the happy news via Twitter. Lucas, 69, became engaged to Hobson, 44, who heads the investment management firm Ariel Investments, in January, after dating since 2006.“Let’s give a Galactic shout out to Master George Lucas & his bride Melodie on this, their wedding day,” Tweeted Samuel L. He was previously married to film editor Marcia Lucas from 1969 until their divorce in 1983.and is director of The Estee Lauder Companies Inc., Groupon Inc. PHOTOS: ' Star Wars: Episode VII' by Four Top Directors (Cartoon) It will be the first marriage for Hobson, 43, and the second for Lucas, 68.
"While there are many stories to share from my years at the firm, I often echo the advice of my mentor, 'What is the worst thing that could happen? She's also the first and only member of her family to graduate from college.4. In late 2012, Lucas made headlines for selling Lucasfilm to Disney for .05 billion.In addition to Hobson’s financial expertise, for which she serves as a regular contributor on ABC’s , she is also chairman of the board for Dream Works Animation SKG Inc.At the event, George‘s wife Mellody Hobson (among others) will be giving a tribute to her hubby.If you didn’t know, Mellody is quite the accomplished businesswoman and activist!She's a Mentor: Speaking with Leanin.org, Hobson explained that her firm's founder and then-president, John W.Rogers, Jr., took an interest in encouraging her from her first day at Ariel Investments, and she's determined to pay that forward. She Gives Back: Per , Mellody "works with a variety of civic and professional institutions," which include serving as board member of the Field Museum, the Chicago Public Education Fund and the Sundance Institute. We just hope their relationship is filled with happiness and love.But you know what this isn’t Lucas’s first marriage, he has previously tied the knot with Marcia Lucas.We all know about his professional life but how much do we know him in person? George didn’t waste any time to tie the marital bond with Mellody and by June 22, 2013, the couple got married at George’s Skywalker Ranch in Marin County, California.Prior to their marriage George and Mellody had a joint interview about their relationship with Oprah Winfrey.