Entrepreneurship & Corporate Innovation

2012 Competition Awards

Baylor Business Entrepreneurship & Corporate Innovation

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"

    Queens University Of Charlotte Team

  • Second place: Manhattan College
    Student presenters: Joanna Kaminski, Samantha Marchese, and Cara Vullo
    Case title: "Equal Exchange: Trading Fairly and Making a Profit"

    Manhattan College Team

  • Third Place: Memorial University, St. John's, Newfoundland
    Student presenter: Deborah A. Walker
    Case title: "Beaufort Solutions, Inc."

    Memorial University, St. John's, Newfoundland Team

The finalists who also presented at the meeting before the three judges were:

  • 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"

    Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University, The Netherlands Team

  • Samford University
    Student case writer: Kley Sippel
    Case title: "From Poverty to Prosperity"

    Samford University Student

  • Samford University
    Student case writers: Angela Fister and Meg Lozner
    Case title: "Pepper Place District and the Culinary Initiatives"

    Samford University Team

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