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Geneva High School's DECA Chapter Competes in State Competition

GHS Students at DECA State Competition 
Geneva High School's DECA Chapter brought home quite a bit of hardware at the State Competition in February, according to DECA Advisor Mrs. Dunlap. "With more than 1,300 students statewide, all of our GHS DECA competitors made their advisors VERY proud," she said. 

Seven GHS students are on their way to Atlanta from April 21-24 to represent Illinois DECA. Please help us congratulate the following students for their outstanding performance.

The following have qualified for the International Competition:

  • 1st place: Cam Zak – Sports and Entertainment Marketing
  • 3rd place: Peter Mertka  – Business Finance
  • 5th Place: Gabrielle Brainard – Fashion Merchandising Promotion Plan
  • 5th Place: Caroline Lahey – Food Marketing 

Top 10, qualified for Internationals, placement TBD:

  • Cassie Longo: Business Service Marketing
  • Vivi Mehren: Business Service Marketing
  • Maggie Ammon- Retail Merchandising

Medaled in the Top 10, placement TBD:

  • Maddy Heine – Marketing Communications
  • Eileen Drew & Emma Davine: Business Law and Ethics
  • Juniper Jimenez & Karina Shourie: Marketing Management Team Decision Making
  • Caroline Lahey & Dan O’Connell: Financial Literacy Promotion Project
  • Alex & Frank Smola: Entrepreneurship Start-Up Business Plan
  • Alyx Hartsock & Alix Rittenberg: Entrepreneurship Independent Business Plan
  • Maddy Heine, Gabrielle Brainard and Morgan Anderson: Entrepreneurship Independent Business Plan
  • Brett Romanelli: International Business Plan
  • Eileen Drew, Stephanie Howe & Andrew Borse: Franchise Business Plan
  • Morgan Anderson: Advertising Campaign
  • Aaron Stocking: Advertising Campaign

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