South Pasadena High School

SPHS Virtual Enterprise Teams Give Strong Performances at NYC National Business Summit

The Virtual Enterprise Youth Business Summit was held from April 16-18, 2018, in New York City.  More than 220 companies participated from 18 states and 10 countries.

 

The National Business Plan competition took place on April 18, between 28 teams that qualified out 584 nationwide.  Two companies:  Bloc, a modular furniture company resembling large legos; and Journey, a company that seeks to provide their customers with a unique experience based on their personalities, represented SPHS in the competition and finished in the top 16 in the nation.

 

Additional results include:

 

Trade Fair Booth – Bloc -- Gold award

Sales Materials -- Bloc -- Gold award   

Sales Presentations -- Bloc -- Silver award

Finance -- Bloc -- 8th place   

Human Resources -- Bloc -- 10th place

Global Business Challenge – Bloc -- 3rd place

 

Congratulations to the students and their adviser, Cathy Mason.  Go Tigers!

 

For more information, contact: South Pasadena Unified School District, Office of the Superintendent, scarroll@spusd.net

 

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