Announcing the Collegiate DECA 2021 Virtual Case Simulation Competition Winners

November 30, 2021

Nearly 90 Collegiate DECA members participated in the Collegiate DECA Virtual Case Simulation competition, sponsored by long-time DECA partner, Knowledge Matters.

In this interactive, digital simulation, participants took on the role of a restaurant entrepreneur. Participants had full control of opening, setting up and operating a new restaurant as they managed target customers, location, kitchen layout, food purchasing, menu design and more.

Congratulations to the top three winners, each who received cash awards courtesy of Knowledge Matters.

  1. Ryan Chen, De Anza College, CA
  2. Sammi Nelson, University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, WI
  3. Anthony Gailloreto, University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, WI


Randi Bibiano
Competitive Events Specialist

As DECA’s competitive events specialist, Randi primarily authors role-play scenarios for the collegiate and high school division’s competitive events programs. She also serves as DECA’s liaison for the Virtual Business Challenge and Stock Market Game. Randi assists with the recruitment of judges for both the high school and collegiate International Career Development Conferences. Randi has worked for DECA since 1998.

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