Marketing Students Place at Region Competition; Headed to State!

Congratulations to the following high school Marketing students from Cherokee Bluff, Chestatee, Flowery Branch, North Hall and West Hall who recently placed at the DECA Regional Competition. Several students from North Hall Middle also competed. The following students have also qualified to move to the next level. State Competition will be held in Atlanta on February 14th – 16th.

-Garrett Daniell, Chestatee High, 1st Place, Business Speech
-Felipe Darquea, Chestatee High, 1st Place, Hotel and Lodging Marketing
-Sophie Davis, Chestatee High, 1st Place, Job Interview
-Sidney Emrey, Chestatee High, 1st Place, Business Services Marketing
-Julie Heil, Chestatee High, 1st Place, Human Resource Management
-Raina Reanny, Chestatee High, 1st Place, Retail Merchandising
-Ben Resendiz, Chestatee High, 1st Place, Principles of Business Administration
-Jonah Soper, Chestatee High, 1st Place, Automotive Services Marketing
-Cade Sexton, Chestatee High, 1st Place, Business Finance
-Natalie Perry, North Hall High School, 1st Place, Apparel & Accessories Marketing Series
-Emma Durkin, North Hall High School, 1st Place, Food Marketing Series
-Macie Lee Reeves, North Hall High School, 1st Place, Marketing Communications
-Owen Bonts, North Hall High School, 1st Place, Principles of Hospitality & Tourism
-Katie Lord, North Hall High School, 1st Place, Principles of Marketing
-Zach Warwick, North Hall High School, 1st Place, Restaurant & Food Service Management Series
-Andrew Hlavacek, North Hall Middle School, 1st Place, Sports & Entertainment Marketing Series
-Kaylie Dover, West Hall High School, 1st Place, Personal Financial Literacy

-Cecilia Reeves, Cherokee Bluff High School, 2nd Place, Apparel & Accessories Marketing Series
-Avalon Smith, Chestatee High, 2nd Place, Restaurant and Food Service Management
-Talia Watkins, Chestatee High, 2nd Place, Quick Serve Restaurant Management
-Allison Wood, Chestatee High, 2nd Place, Principles of Hospitality and Tourism
-Denise Gonzalez, Flowery Branch High School, 2nd Place, Hotel & Lodging Management Series
-Jacqueline Vas, Flowery Branch High School, 2nd Place, Retail Merchandising Series
-Claire Frederick, North Hall High School, 2nd Place, Job Interview
-Kristen Dowdy, North Hall High School, 2nd Place, Business Services Marketing Series
-Cates Greene, North Hall Middle School, 2nd Place, Automotive Services Marketing Series
-Liam Weidner, North Hall Middle School, 2nd Place, Business Finance
-Keaton Smith, North Hall Middle School, 2nd Place, Food Marketing Series
-Josh Reuter, West Hall High School, 2nd Place, Entrepreneurship
-Ashley Galvan, West Hall High School, 2nd Place, Human Resources Management
-Yamilet Ortiz, West Hall High School, 2nd Place, Principles of Marketing
-Gio Bazzetta, West Hall High School, 2nd Place, Sports & Entertainment Marketing

-Brody Millwood, Cherokee Bluff High School, 3rd Place, Sports & Entertainment Marketing

DECA is a youth organization of students enrolled in marketing courses at high school and assists in preparing emerging leaders and entrepreneurs for careers in marketing, finance, hospitality and management.