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November 19, 2007

UW-Eau Claire Comes Out On Top at Sales Competition

2007 Sales Competition

UW-Eau Claire seniors Jenna Weber, right, Garrett Ullom, middle, and Heather Maul, right, were the top three finishers of the Great Northwoods Sales Warm-Up. The three, along with senior Sara Wienke, not pictured, will compete in the National Sales Competition in March.


Host school UW-Eau Claire took top honors at the first annual Great Northwoods Sales Warm-Up on Saturday November 17. The team of Heidi Accola, Brandon Buth, Laura Dahlstrom, Mike Gore, Pat Lipinski, Charles Lymangood, Heather Maul, Kari Schmidt, Garrett Ullom, Jenna Weber and Sarah Wienke received the Team Award for the college with the highest score.

Three members from the team also took part in the championship round. Maul, a senior mass communication major and marketing minor from Lomira, WI was named Best Overall Salesperson. Ullom, a senior marketing and professional sales major from Roberts, WI was first runner up. Weber, a senior marketing major from Bryant, WI was second runner up.

Wienke, a senior marketing and professional sales major from Amery, WI was the forth place finisher on the team. Together, Maul, Ullom, Weber and Wienke will represent UW-Eau Claire at the National Sales Competition at Kennesaw State University in Georgia, March 14 and 15, 2008.

2007 Warm-Up Schools and Student Competitors

Ball State University, Muncie, IN

  • Whitney A. Gutgsell
  • Zachary Pine
  • Amanda Porter
  • Eric C. Rhude
  • Jon Travis Weaver

College of St. Catherine, St. Paul, MN

  • Christle M. Ledo
  • Shannon M. Schottler
  • Ariel Marie Van De Crommert

Minnesota State University, Mankato, MN

  • Kari L. Allen
  • John Beelman
  • Nicholas Michael Colvin
  • Jenni Evans
  • Ryan Galvin
  • Kyle Helder
  • Emily Johnson
  • David Legault
  • Michael Viane
  • Dennis Viaznikov

Missouri Western State University, St. Joseph, MO

  • Jason Bone
  • Tiffany Thomas
  • Monica Marie White

St. Cloud State University, St. Cloud, MN

  • Shaun Croes
  • Brandon Emon
  • Joseph Polomny
  • Grant Sackett

University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, IA

  • Danielle M. Dilger
  • Jonathan M. Fritz
  • Kristin R. Jacobs
  • Kellie J. Koschmeder
  • Benjamin W. Leuders
  • J. Jeremy Musil
  • Aubrey Seltrecht

University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, Eau Claire, WI

  • Heidi N. Accola
  • Brandon Buth
  • Laura Dahlstrom
  • Michael Gore
  • Patrick Lipinski
  • Charles W. Lymangood
  • Heather N. Maul
  • Kari Ann K. Schmidt
  • Garrett M. Ullom
  • Jenna M. Weber
  • Sarah M. Wienke

University of Wisconsin-La Crosse, La Crosse, WI

  • Gregory S. Drusch
  • Katrina Kolb
  • Ian Y. Liu
  • Justin T. Plant
  • Stephanie Sobiech
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