Sales Team Competes at National Collegiate Sales Competition
The UW-Eau Claire marketing team, along with faculty coach LaNette Flunker, traveled to Kennesaw, Georgia to compete in the National Sales Competition, February 26-28, 2009. Team members use their fingers to spell out the acronym for the National Collegiate Sales Competition (NCSC).
Pictured from left to right: Sarah Wienke, a senior marketing-professional sales major from Amery, WI; Jason Wilson, a senior marketing-professional sales major from Eagan, MN; Joseph Pichotta, a Spanish business major and marketing minor from Lino Lakes, MN; and Hjordi Danielson, a senior marketing-professional sales and art-ceramics student from Houston, MN. Missing from the photo is Andrew Cooan, a senior marketing-professional sales major from New Prague, MN.
Students on the UW-Eau Claire team were selected to compete at NCSC as a result of their ranking at the UW-Eau Claire Great Northwoods Sales Warm-Up collegiate competition held November Nov. 13-15, 2008.
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The 2009 National Collegiate Sales Competition champion in the undergraduate division was Jasmine Merith from Ohio University in Athens, OH. Ohio University was also the team winner. Amy Lytle (Bemidji State University), overall champion in the 2008 UW-Eau Claire Great Northwoods Sales Warm-Up, was a quarter finalist at NCSC.