2017 Great Lakes Trade Show Recap


On Friday, February 3, 2017, 59 VE firms, including 800 students and facilitators from Illinois and Michigan traveled Chicago, IL for the Annual Great Lakes Trade Show.

Key Stats

  • 805 total attendees (740 students)
  • 38 schools
  • 59 firms
  • 45 volunteers
  • 14 competitions


Results for top teams in Business Card, Brochure, Catalog, Commercial, Newsletter, Print Ad, Website (Basic and Advanced), Speed Interview, Elevator Pitch, Marketing Plan, Impact Marketing, Sales Presentation, Best Booth can be found at the Competitions Results page.

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