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These Five VE Students from North Carolina Earned The Opportunity to Participate in the 2019 Youth Business Summit Thanks to Their Hard Work and Support from HSBC

Congratulations to Torryan, Trenton, Keyshawn, Cameron, and Brianna from C.S. Brown STEM High School in Winton, North Carolina, who will participate in the 2019 Youth Business Summit thanks to their hard work and support from HSBC. In an article for … Continue reading

KMTV 3 News Now: “Bellevue East high school students create business plan for the future”

On January 8, 2019, local CBS affiliate KMTV 3 News Now featured Bellevue East High School’s VE program No Coast Soap, interviewing the students and facilitator running the program. Bellevue East High School started their VE program at the beginning … Continue reading

Loudon County News-Herald: “Take control of their learning”

On January 16, 2019, the News-Herald published an article featuring the VE firms at Loudon High School in Tennessee. The article described the yearly tasks of participating students, including attending annual events such as regional trade shows. “From a business … Continue reading

Knox News: “Local high school students build business, collect 1,400 pairs of socks for homeless”

On December 6, 2018, VE firm Global Warming from Bearden High School in Knoxville, Tennessee, recently featured by 23 ABC News for collecting and donating socks to homeless shelters, was profiled by Knox News on the strength of the company’s first place … Continue reading

2018 Southern Regional Conference and Exhibition Recap

November 19-20, 2018 LeConte Event Center Pigeon Forge, Tennessee Key Stats Competition Results Participating Firms Social Media Contest Winners Special Thanks Key Stats 1,200 total attendees 935 participating students 60 schools 73 firms 13 competitions (including Business Plan) 6 states … Continue reading

WATE: “Bearden High School students collect hundreds of socks for homeless”

On November 13, Bearden High School students from Knoxville, Tennessee were featured on ABC News (WATE-6) for their VE business collecting and donating more than 1,112 pairs of socks for the homeless. Socks are the most requested clothing item at … Continue reading

2018 Virginia Conference & Exhibition Recap

March 6, 2018 Advanced Technology Center, Tidewater Community College Virginia Beach, VA Key Stats 248 total attendees 14 schools 16 firms 198 students Competition Results Results for the top teams at this event’s competitions can be found at the Competitions … Continue reading

2018 Florida Business Plan Competition Recap

Tuesday, February 6, 2018 Nova Southeastern University Ft. Lauderdale, FL Business Plan Competition Results 1st Place – TropiCoffee, Cooper City High School 2nd Place – New Wave Travel, Clearwater High School 3rd Place – Live Wild, Cooper City High School … Continue reading

2017 Southern Regional Conference and Exhibition Recap

November 20-21, 2017 LeConte Event Center Pigeon Forge, Tennessee Key Stats 1,617 total attendees 72 schools 92 firms 13 competitions (including Business Plan) 7 states (Illinois, Michigan, Missouri, North Carolina, New York, South Carolina, Tennessee) Competition Results Southern Regional Business … Continue reading

Greer HS Virtual Enterprise Class gets top finish in the country, Hannon and Henderson win Gold in Salesmanship | GreerToday.com

The Greer High School Virtual Enterprise Class finished in a top group of 28 in the Business Plan Competition at the 2017 Virtual Enterprise Youth Business Summit in New York City.Greer was among 400 schools from 16 states to compete … Continue reading