30 Marketing, Business and Culinary students competed at the Collegiate DECA International Conference in Anaheim, CA April 15th to 21st. Over 2000 college students from across the national participated.

SCC students competed in the following events:

Sports and Entertainment Marketing, Marketing Management, Professional Sales, National Management Institute, Business Law, Business Ethics and Culinary Management Institute. DECA WinnersLeft to Right: Stephanie Wright, Top 8 team in Business Law Chris Watts, First place professional Sales Ashley Morgan, 2nd place team in Culinary Lacey Hassing, 2nd place team in Culinary Alex Miller, Top 8 team in Business Law

Students spent a day in professional seminars and then two days in competitions. The following students were recognized on the National Stage in their events:

  • Christopher Watts won first Place in Professional Sales
  • Lacey Hassing and Ashley Morgan placed 2nd in the Culinary Management Institute
  • Alexandra Miller and Stephanie Wright were finalists in the top 8 teams in Business Law

Congratulations to all award winners and conference participants at the 2013 Collegiate DECA International Career Development Conference!

Jacob Ward, a SCC marketing student is now the Minnesota's State president for collegiate DECA!

Roberta Moorhouse and James Hanson are the Student Organization Advisors.