2018 Youth Business Summit Recap
April 16-18, 2018
New York, NY
- Over $12.6 million transacted
- 5,000 total participants
- 4,700 student participants
- 210 VE companies represented
- 12 states represented
- 9 countries represented
Results for the National Business Plan Competition, National Finance Competition, National Human Resources Competition, National Marketing Competition, Global Business Challenge, Booth Design Competition, Sales Pitch Competition, and Sales Materials Competition are now available on the Competition Results page.
Social Media Contest Winners
crumbConnect, Jericho HS, NY
Agex Trading Company, Escola do Sebrae, Brazil
Gizmo Gadget, William McKinley JHS, NY
ConnoCrate, V.R. Eaton HS, TX
— Karina Garcia (@karinagarci15) April 18, 2018
Global Goodies, Parkway West HS, MO
— Aaron McKnight (@AMcKnightUSA) April 17, 2018
Ice for Ice, Morris Knolls High School, NJ
— Ice for Ice (@iceforice_ve) April 17, 2018
2018 YBS Media Center
Go to the Media Center to find photos from all events, news about VE students and the Youth Business Summit, videos (coming in May), and digital copies of the event booklet.
Thank You to Our Supporters
On behalf of the VEI, we would like to give a huge thank you to all the partners, supporters, volunteers, sponsors, exhibitors, staff members, and individuals that made this event such a success. It would not have been possible without you!
Save the Dates: 2019 Youth Business Summit
Mark your calendars now for the 2019 Youth Business Summit, taking place April 15-17, 2019 at Brooklyn Cruise Terminal! Registration will go live October 2018.