Southeast Business Students Place at State Phi Beta Lambda Conference


by News Bureau on Tuesday, Mar. 26, 2013

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo., March 26, 2013 – Southeast Missouri State University students placed in 19 events at the State Phi Beta Lambda Collegiate conference March 21-22 in Columbia, Mo.

Eight Southeast students finished in first place and 11 Southeast students placed second in 50 competitive events. Southeast students also had four third place finishers; two fourth place finishers; three fifth place finishers; and one sixth place finisher.

Students from 20 four- and two-year Missouri colleges competed in the event.

Southeast students participating in the competition represented the following majors: marketing, finance, accounting, management, economics, international business, athletic training, computer information systems, mass communications and multimedia graphics.

Southeast winners are as follows:

 Accounting Analysis and Decision Making 2nd  Stephanie Bechard   Accounting Analysis and Decision Making 2nd Malli Tahghighi  Business Communication 2nd Emily Kraenzle  Business Law 2nd  Brooke Dial  Client Service 2nd  Katie Stephens  Community Service Project 1st Katie Stephens  Community Service Project 1st Trevor Mulholland  Computer Applications 3rd  Emily Kraenzle  Computer Concepts 1st Matthew Reishman  Future Business Executive 1st Megan Stackle  Hospitality Management 2nd Trevor Mulholland  Hospitality Management 2nd  Stephanie Bechard  Hospitality Management 2nd  Chris Dzurick

Impromptu Speaking 

6th Kyle Bechard  Job Interview 3rd Megan Stackle  Management Concepts 1st  Dakota Cummins   Management Concepts 4th  Josh James   Management Concepts 5th  Katie Holtgrave   Marketing Concepts 5th  Josh James   Networking Concepts 1st  Matthew Reishman  Public Speaking 1st  Chris Dzurick   Retail Management 2nd Chelsea Edwards  Sports Management and Marketing 3rd Justin Bader   Sports Management and Marketing 5th Emily Karleskint  Statistical Analysis 2nd  Malli Tahghighi   Statistical Analysis 3rd Justin Bader  Web Site Design 1st Amber Joiner  Word Processing 2nd  Jenny Flint   Word Processing 4th  Caitlin Schamburg