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Four Greensboro College Business-Student Teams Score in Top 50 in Global Business Competition (4/6/2017)

April 6, 2017 10:48 am
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GREENSBORO, N.C. – Four teams of Greensboro College business students have scored in the top 50 worldwide in the Glo-Bus business-strategy simulations for business and marketing students worldwide.

All four teams, called “companies,” are in BUS 4900, the senior business capstone class taught by Mike Crombie, assistant professor of business administration.

They all placed in the Global Top 50 for the week ending March 26. Teams are ranked weekly stock price, return on equity, earnings per share, and overall score to date. All teams simulate a digital camera company with a global market.

Greensboro College’s teams are:

  • Company A, “The A Unstoppables”: Hamilton Hawkins, a senior business-administration/economics major from Orlando, Fla.; Rachel Suttee, a senior liberal-studies major from Jacksonville, N.C.; and Courtney Pearsall, a senior business administration/economics major from Clinton, N.C.
  • Company B, “Best Resolutions”: Aaron Seagraves, a senior business administration/economics major from Randleman, N.C.; and Dan Wolf, a senior accounting major from Bristol, Conn.
  • Company C, “Captured Memories”: Janelle Corneal, a non-degree-seeking adult student from Greensboro, N.C.; and Chris Crawford, a senior business administration/economics major from Safety Harbor, Fla.
  • Company D, “Doorknobs”: Kelsey Cenate, a senior business administration/economics and exercise and sport study/sports administration major from Leonardtown, Md.; Andrew Clark, a senior business administration/economics major from Siler City, N.C.; and Bram Johnson, a senior business administration/economics major from Jamestown, N.Y.

For more information about Greensboro College’s business administration and accounting programs, contact Bill MacReynolds, dean, School of Business, at 336-272-7102, ext. 5289, or bill.macreynolds@greensboro.edu.

Greensboro College provides a liberal arts education grounded in the traditions of the United Methodist Church and fosters the intellectual, social, and, spiritual development of all students while supporting their individual needs.

Founded in 1838 and located in downtown Greensboro, the college enrolls about 1,000 students from 29 states and territories, the District of Columbia, and seven foreign countries in its undergraduate liberal-arts program and four master’s degree programs. In addition to rigorous academics and a well-supported Honors program, the school features an 18-sport NCAA Division III athletic program and dozens of service and recreational opportunities.

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