WHS DECA Members Competed in Career Development Conference

Congrats to the members of Weston DECA who competed in the Massachusetts DECA 58th annual Career Development Conference on March 11 and 12 , 2017. Weston took 12 students to the conference, most of them qualifying for the first time. Overall it was a great success. These students competed in their respective categories ranging from Financial Consulting to Fashion Merchandising. Below are their results

Arda Cataltepe 1st place Financial Consulting
Jack Dangelmaier and Michael Malenfant 13th place Business Service Operations
Erica Leung 14th Place Franchise Business Plan
Courtney Burrow 15th Place Public Relations Project
Juan Cotes, Dhruv Sumathi and Tyler Morris 16th Place International Business Plan
Ben Goldstone 19th Place Principles of Finance
James Summers 21st Place Financial Consulting
Sophia Hoaglund and Sophia Scully-Power 28th Place Fashion Merchandising

Because of his 1st place finish Arda will be heading to Anaheim California in late April to compete in the International Career Development Conference. In addition, three other students will also be attending leadership workshops while there.

This is the 4th time in 6th years of Weston DECA that that a student has qualified for the International Competition. Congrats to all!