2013 Innovation and Entrepreneurship Challenge Finalists

DECA challenged its members to deliver an innovative business proposal via YouTube in the 2013 Innovation and Entrepreneurship Challenge for a chance to travel to a final competition at DECA’s Innovations and Entrepreneurship Conference in Chicago, Ill.

This year’s challenge results were outstanding! Almost 30 teams, representing 14 associations, accepted the challenge and submitted their business concepts focused on themes such as environment sustainability, personal health and tourism.

 DECA's National Advisory Board partners evaluated the entries and are pleased to announce the top three finalists are:

Hayden Edelson and Maxwell Nettler, Great Neck South DECA (Great Neck, N.Y.)

Ashita Sehgal and Sanjay Velappan, South Forsyth DECA (Cumming, Ga.)

Jessy Kang, Emily Chen and Simren Rai, Abbey Park DECA (Oakville, Ont.)

Congratulations again and enjoy your trip to DECA's Innovations and Entrepreneurship Conference!

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