Thirteen students from Shoreline Community College recently competed at the 2010 College DECA International Conference in Louisville, Kentucky. Seven of those students earned conference recognition and honors.
College DECA has more than 13,000 members, serving its diverse international membership as a professional association, providing leadership and career opportunities to develop and enhance the business leaders of tomorrow.
DECA’s renowned Competitive Events program uses interviews, role plays, simulations and project reports to evaluate students’ marketing and management skills. The competition includes 25 different events, judged by business professionals.
Serving as SCC DECA advisors are David Starr, Laura Portolese Dias, Stephen McCloskey and Mona Starr.
SCC's overall student winner was Crystal Fong, National Finalist, Marketing Management. Students earning Awards of Excellence are Amber Bonifas, Retail Management; Johnathan Le, Marketing Management; Kelly DeRosier, Human Resource Management; Carol Moy, Human Resource Management; Doug Allyn and Yasuhiro Sumino, International Marketing.