This year the 2014 Career Development Conference was

hosted by Weber State University, on February 21 and 22. The

Weber State University Chapter of Collegiate DECA competed

with students from other Utah colleges and universities in a

variety of events.

Competitive events included business simulations, case studies,

and prepared presentations. Fifty one Weber State Collegiate DECA members competed. Out of fifty one Weber

State students who participated, twelve finished in 1st place, thirteen in 2nd place, and ten in 3rd place. The WSU

Chapter of Collegiate DECA did an outstanding job and will be attending the International Career Development

Conference in Washington DC on April 23-26.

Below is a list of all of the winners. Congratulations to all of the winners!

1st Place Winners

Emily McIntyre—Human Resource Management and Retail Management

Sara Galica—Travel & Tourism

David Lewis—Hotel & Lodging

Jason Heinhold—Restaurant & Food Service Management

Sheldon Black—Corporate Finance

Michael Jenkins & Patrick Salazar—Emerging Technology Marketing Strategies

Elizabeth Peterson & Miki Hilling—Entrepreneurship Growing a Business

Kyle Smedley—Professional Sales

Tess Forsey—Project Management

2nd Place Winners

Austin Howard—Professional Sales

Noelle Maldonado—Fashion Merchandising and Marketing

Ramsey Mansour—Hotel & Lodging

Jordan Goodson—Retail Management

Melanie Silcox—Travel & Tourism

Ross Walker, Alyse Wall, & David Lewis—Entrepreneurship Growing a Business

Alex Shumate & Miki Hilling—Business Ethics

David Lewis & Ross Walker—Business to Business Marketing

3rd Place Winners

Corbin Wessman—Travel & Tourism

Daniel Palmer—Professional Sales

Kelli Tennant & Tess Forsey—Business Ethics

David Owen—Advertising Campaign

Jordan Goodson—Marketing Management

Michael Jenkins—Sales Management

Kyle Smedley & Mitch Fackrell—Sports and Entertainment Marketing

Danny Pitcher—Fashion Merchandising and Marketing   

Top 3 Test Score

Adrien Covington—Fashion Merchandising and Marketing