Local Scott Tech DECA members compete at District Career Development Conference
26 students of the Scott Regional Technology Center Chapter of Missouri DECA: An Association of Marketing Students joined over 250 high school marketing students from Southwest Missouri at the annual District Career Development Conference held February 10th at MSSU in Joplin, MO.
24 students received 1st, 2nd or 3rd place awards and 21 qualify to compete at the State DECA Career Development Conference in March, to be held at Crown Center in Kansas City.
Award winners were:
Cassville High School:
Landrie Thomas - 1st place Project Management Community Awareness Campaign
Alexis Isbell - 1st place Project Management Community Awareness Campaign
Monett High School:
Parker Schoen - 1st Place Buying & Merchandising Team Decision Making
Cameron George - 1st Place Buying & Merchandising Team Decision Making
Jack Goodman - 1st Place Project Management Sales Project
Gavin Austin - 1st Place Entrepreneurship Start-Up Plan
Molly Montoya -1st Place Integrated Marketing Campaign--Service
Melanie Cruz - 1st Place Integrated Marketing Campaign--Service
Pollyana Johnson -1st Place Project Management Community Giving Project
Janet Canales - 1st Place Principles of Marketing
Jared Canales - 1st Place Principles of Finance
Celia Herrera-Ramos - 1st Place Integrated Marketing Campaign--Product
Guadalupe Medrano - 1st Place Integrated Marketing Campaign--Product
Keith Fields - 1st Place Sports & Entertainment Marketing Team Decision Making
Miles Laning - 1st Place Sports & Entertainment Marketing Team Decision Making
Angel Salas - 2nd Place Entrepreneurship Team Decision Making
Gavin Bailey - 3rd Place Project Management Community Giving Project
Lindsey Butler - 3rd Place Entrepreneurship Innovation Plan
Maisy Walker - 3rd Place Integrated Marketing Campaign--Event
Pierce City High School:
Ashton Prine - 2nd Place Entrepreneurship Innovation Plan
Crane High School:
Morgan Bowling - 1st Place Project Management Sales Project
Mackenzie Myers - 2nd Place Integrated Marketing Campaign--Service
Southwest High School:
Nathan Wallace - 2nd Place Hospitality and Tourism Professional Selling
Purdy High School:
Andres Garcia - 2nd Place Entrepreneurship Team Decision Making
DECA prepares emerging leaders and entrepreneurs for careers in marketing, finance, hospitality and management in high schools and colleges around the globe.
DECA conferences are targeted, highly focused learning experiences for students and advisors. DECA conferences bring members into the larger DECA community while providing unique opportunities to extend classroom learning. Each of DECA’s conferences connects with corporate professionals to engage students in learning industry-related trends and content.
Jill Fannin serves as the local DECA chapter advisor at SRTC.