California

The Orange County Register: “Cryptocurrency stock market? These San Juan Hills High students are figuring out how that works”

On March 6, 2019, a local Orange County news publication posted an article about InVEst, a firm from San Juan Hills High School that operates a cryptocurrency stock market for VE students. The class of thirty students worked together to learn … Continue reading

Inland Empire: “CSUSB Entrepreneurship Made a Big Splash at the Virtual Enterprise Expo”

On March 4, Inland Empire published an article about the LA Area Regional Conference and Exhibition, which took place on February 19, 2019. One of the events that attendees particularly enjoyed was learning about the CSUSB Entrepreneurship program and the Upstarters Discovery … Continue reading

2019 California Conference & Exhibition Recap

California State Conference & Exhibition January 16-17, 2019 Rabobank Convention Center & Bakersfield Marriott Hotel Bakersfield, CA Key Stats Photos Competition Results Participant Quotes Social Media Contest Winners Sponsor Recap Special Thanks Key Stats 1,500 total attendees 1,250 participating students … Continue reading

Pasadena Star-News: “Students compete in their own version of ‘Shark Tank’”

On February 20, 2019, Pasadena Star-News covered the 2019 Los Angeles Area Conference & Exhibition, an event in which thousands of VE students gathered at the Pasadena Convention Center to trade, network, compete, and showcase the businesses and skills they’ve … Continue reading

South Pasadena Review: “So Pas High Virtual Enterprise Team Off to National Competition”

On February 15, 2019, South Pasadena Review covered South Pasadena High School’s experience at the 2019 Los Angeles Area Conference & Exhibition, an event in which thousands of VE students gathered at the Pasadena Convention Center to trade, network, compete, … Continue reading

Telemundo 52: “Estudiantes compiten por mejor plan de negocios”

On February 19, 2019, Telemundo 52 covered the 2019 Los Angeles Area Conference & Exhibition, an event in which thousands of VE students gathered at the Pasadena Convention Center to trade, network, compete, and showcase the businesses and skills they’ve … Continue reading

Watch How Intuit and VE Partner to Help Teens Develop Career and Financial Readiness Skills

See how Intuit and VE are partnering to help teens develop career and financial readiness skills. Kudos to the students from James Logan High School who are featured in this video! Learn more about Intuit’s partnership with VE “Intuit partners … Continue reading

23 ABC News: “Virtual Enterprise Competition Happening in Bakersfield”

On January 16, 2019, 23 ABC News covered the 2019 California State Conference and Exhibition at the Rabobank Convention Center. More than 1,400 VE students in the California area had the opportunity to demonstrate their global expertise through trading, networking, … Continue reading

The Bakersfield Californian: “Students’ business skills put to test with state Virtual Enterprises competition”

On January 15, 2019, a local Bakersfield news publication posted an article inviting the public to the 2019 California State Conference & Exhibition, which took place on January 16 and 17. The event included some new opportunities for students, including … Continue reading

Bakersfield.com: “School violence inspires Centennial High students’ idea for virtual business”

In light of recent school shootings and other local incidents of violence, VE students from Centennial High School in Bakersfield, California were motivated to create their VE company Ancora Safety as a way to equip students to be prepared for the … Continue reading