On February 21st and 22nd, twelve of Blount's DECA members traveled to Birmingham, Alabama for the State Conference. Six of the twelve students placed in their selected categories!
Two of the those students (DeNae Hamilton and Shanta Williams) won first place receiving a $1,500.00 scholarship and one student (Daisy Hamilton) scored a perfect score in the interview process. The following students placed in the below categories:
Principles of Business Management and Administration - Daisy Ferrell (3rd place)
Food Marketing Series - DeNae Hamilton (1st place and scholarship recipient)
Food Marketing Series - Antonio Miller (3rd place)
Hotel Lodging Management - Amber Young (2nd place)
Hotel Lodging Management - Katelyn Lacy (3rd place)
Retail Merchandising Series - Shanta Williams (1st place and scholarship recipient)