Virtual Enterprises International Competition
On Friday, January 13, over 160 VE students comprising 20 teams from 17 high schools participated in the New York Citywide Business Plan Competition which was hosted by Deloitte and Touche. After achieving top honors in the New York Citywide Business Plan Competition, the following firms will advance to the 2012 National Business Plan Competition which will be held on Tuesday, March 27 (preliminary round) and Wednesday, March 28 (championship round):
- 1st Place: Brandmark, Edward R. Murrow High School, Brooklyn, NY
- 2nd Place: Bon Voyage Travel, Fort Hamilton High School, Brooklyn, NY
- 3rd Place: Solarity, New Dorp High School, Staten Island, NY
The National Business Plan Competition, sponsored by the New York Life Foundation, is a two-day competition that challenges Virtual Enterprises International students from across the country to demonstrate their global business expertise through written business plans and oral presentations. The United Federation of Teachers and McGraw-Hill Companies will host the March 27 and March 28 competitions respectively.