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


2018 San Diego Conference & Exhibition Recap

November 30, 2018 Paradise Point Resort San Diego, California Key Stats Photos Competition Results Participating Firms Social Media Contest Winners Key Stats 1,350 total attendees 1,010 participating students 39 schools 48 firms 55 volunteers 11 competitions Photos View the full … Continue reading


23 ABC News: “Stockdale students create virtual business that recycles dead wood from California fires”

Phoenix Wood, a VE business in Stockdale, California, was featured on ABC News on December 14, 2018, for its innovative business idea of using dead or diseased wood to make products such as water bottles, skateboards, and glasses frames. “The … Continue reading

0 comments “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



2018-19 Events

San Diego Conference & Exhibition
November 30, 2018
Paradise Point Resort on Mission Bay
San Diego, CA
2018 Event Recap

California State Conference & Exhibition
January 16-17, 2019
Rabobank Convention Center & Bakersfield Marriott Hotel
Bakersfield, CA
2018 Event Recap

Los Angeles Area Conference & Exhibition
February 19, 2019
Pasadena Convention Center
Los Angeles, CA
2018 Event Recap

Bay Area Conference & Exhibition
March 16-17, 2019
Oakland Marriott City Center
Oakland, CA
2018 Event Recap



Teri Jones
California Regional Director
Phone: (818) 298-9803

Jake Stuebbe
Kern County Regional Director
Phone: (661) 221-1316