DECA ICDC Results
Neuqua Valley DECA chapter members earned the organization’s highest honors at DECA’s annual International Career Development Conference in Orlando, Florida, April 26 - May 1, 2019.
Students receiving recognition at the international level were:
Kiana Mohammadian, Junior - Top 10, Entrepreneurship Series
Iris Zhao, Senior - Finalist, Accounting Applications
During the school year, approximately 120,000 of DECA’s 210,000 student members take part in the organization’s competitive events program, allowing them to compete for local and regional titles. The competitions are designed to simulate real-life business scenarios and test students’ academic understanding and skills development. The top state and provincial winners put their talents to the test during the program’s final round of competition in Orlando. The DECA International Career Development Conference was the pinnacle of competition where nearly 12,000 students vied for international honors. Over $500,000 in scholarships and awards were presented to students and teachers for their achievements.
DECA prepares emerging leaders and entrepreneurs for careers in marketing, finance, hospitality and management. DECA enhances the preparation for college and careers by providing co-curricular programs that integrate into classroom instruction, apply learning, connect to business and promote competition. For more information about DECA, please visit our website www.deca.org and to see the conversation from this year’s conference follow #DECAICDC on Twitter.