DECA students win awards
Ponca City Now - February 12, 2015 10:34 am
Members of the Ponca City Public School DECA chapter took top honors at the state DECA Career Development Conference in Tulsa this week.
In addition to the student awards listed below, the Ponca City DECA Chapter also received State DECA Chapter of the Month and the National DECA Chapter Thrive Award, which was awarded to only two chapters in the state of Oklahoma. The winners will compete at the International DECA Conference in Orlando in April.
Michaela Swinehart/Katlyn Rogers – 1st Place Entrepreneurship Promotion
Aubrey Cotham/Morgan Hand – 1st Place Financial Literacy Promotion
Courtney Guinn/Sydney Tyndall/Taylor Woodward – 1st Place Learn and Earn
Travis Nichols/Sadie Hainzinger – 1st Place Public Relations Project
Cerena Chaney/Julia Hiatt – Finalist Sports Marketing Team
Ally Leist/Ash Patel – Finalist Hospitality and Tourism Operations
Jordan Childs/Bailey Rochelle/Andrew Neisen – Finalist Hospitality and Tourism Operations
Brad Robinson/Josh Spieres/Kevin Caughlin – Finalist Community Service
Karly Fisher – Finalist Principles of Marketing
Adam Nicholas/Michael Mongold – 2nd Place Sports Marketing Operations
Ana Subarianiam/Blair Didlake – 3rd place Travel and Tourism Team
DECA is an international organization that, through instruction and competition at the high school and collegiate levels, prepares emerging leaders and entrepreneurs in marketing, finance, hospitality and management.