Long Island University: “LIU Post Hosts Regional Virtual Business Conference for Thousands of Ambitious Local High School Students”

Long Island University published an article on January 14 detailing the recent Long Island Regional Conference and Exhibition, which took place on January 9, 2019. Thousands of students participated, and some were interviewed about their virtual businesses, including Huntington High School student John Panos of VE firm Poppy, who stated:

“I’m biased because I think [our company] is so capable of becoming a real business. I am really hoping that as a team we can all get to a point where we have the full capability of physically putting this in the real world.”

Read the full story: “LIU Post Hosts Regional Virtual Business Conference for Thousands of Ambitious Local High School Students

Newsday Long Island also gave a special mention to the Long Island VE firms and their high schools that won gold awards at the event. Read the full story: “LI students present simulated businesses at Virtual Enterprises competition

See further coverage by Long Island Business News: “High schoolers pitch business plans to judges