The 2012 Baylor-USASBE Student Case Writing Competition was held at the USASBE (United States Association of Small Business Education) Conference at New Orleans, Louisiana, on January 12, 2012.
Cash prizes were $2,000 for first place, $1,000 for second place; and $500 for third place.
Competition award winners were:
First place: Queens University of Charlotte
Student presenters: Amanda L. Cash, Christian C. Melvin and Miranda L. Reynolds
Case title: "The Penguin"
Second place: Manhattan College
Student presenters: Joanna Kaminski, Samantha Marchese, and Cara Vullo
Case title: "Equal Exchange: Trading Fairly and Making a Profit"
Third Place: Memorial University, St. John's, Newfoundland
Student presenter: Deborah A. Walker
Case title: "Beaufort Solutions, Inc."
Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University, The Netherlands
Student case writer: Andre Finamore Amaral
Case title: "Start Up RedPack Beach Lockers to Unlock Potentials: Writing Business Plans and Planning Businesses"
Student case writer: Kley Sippel
Case title: "From Poverty to Prosperity"
Student case writers: Angela Fister and Meg Lozner
Case title: "Pepper Place District and the Culinary Initiatives"