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[NYC] 2014 Spring Executive Conference (hosted by Microsoft)

On Friday, May 30, 2014, the young NYC executives gathered at Microsoft’s Time Square offices for the 2014 Spring Executive Conference. Students shared their achievements from the year, reflected on their VEI experience, heard from guest speakers, and networked with … Continue reading

2014 Summer Professional Development

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The Largest Marketplace in NYC – 2014 International Trade Show Recap

On the last day of the 2014 Youth Business Summit, new life was injected into the historical 69th Regiment Armory. We witnessed the largest (virtual) marketplace in NYC and the highest volume global trading day for VEI. From the starting … Continue reading

2014 National Business Plan Competition Results

VEI students create and run their own businesses. Every firm is required to create and present a business plan. “VE is a model of what we want our students to know, understand, be able to do, and demonstrate. In all … Continue reading

[California] Oasis Springs Ahead of Competition, Wins 1st Place at 2014 National Business Plan Competition

Oasis, a provider of sustainable rooftop gardens from South Pasadena, CA, won 1st Place at the 2014 National Business Plan Competition. Click here for the full story. Coordinator: Cathy Mason Management Team: Michael Ruan, Jason Wang, Timothy Wong, Chelsea Hong, … Continue reading

2014 Global Business Challenge Results

The 2014 Global Business Challenge, hosted at New York University’s Kimmel Center in the heart of Greenwich Village brought together 270 virtual enterprise students from 9 countries. The students were randomly assigned to teams of 10 and given a challenge … Continue reading

2014 Youth Business Summit Photo Gallery

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“VEI Gave Us All A Voice” – 2nd Annual Evening to Benefit VEI

The 2nd Annual Evening to Benefit VEI was a resounding success with a sold-out crowd and student speakers who handled the stage like seasoned business professionals and captivated the guests even more than the breathtaking view of Manhattan’s nighttime skyline. Continue reading

Students Give Back to Community, Take the Stress Out of Tax Season

Over the last 10 years, Roosevelt High School students have shown their commitment to their community by preparing over 3,500 tax returns free of charge for low income, elderly, and disabled community members. The students earn Volunteer Income Tax Assistance … Continue reading

[Virginia] Forever Froyo’s Successful Grand Opening

Forever Froyo’s Grand Opening at Tallwood High School in Virginia Beach was a huge success, as hundreds of students and staff participated to make the event a real-world simulation.  Forever Froyo partnered with The Skinny Dip Frozen Yogurt Bar, which enabled them … Continue reading