Dear California PBL members:
Thank you for coming to the 2013 National Leadership Conference held at the Hilton in Anaheim, California in June! With over 60 members in attendance, each and every one of you Ignited Innovation by participating in this conference.
Congratulations to all of our competitors that placed at the National level!
Accounting Principles (6th) – Ricky Yuwono (DVC)
Business Communication (10th) – Tiffany Perez (CSUF)
Business Communication (1st) – Florence Yu (UCSD)
Business Ethics (10th) – Stephanie Mendoza, Robin Parisi, Alicia Vallejo (CSUF)
Database Design & Applications (3rd) – Jonatham Lam (ELAC)
Desktop Publishing (1st) – Kevin Nguyen, Kristina Truong (UCLA)
Economic Analysis & Decision Making (7th) – Ravin Kalugampitiya, Kasra Khalilifar (CSUF)
Emerging Business Issues (3rd) – Jinsung Kim, Vivian Natalia (DVC)
Emerging Business Issues (6th) – Kevin Hsiao, Kenneth Yontwises (UCSD)
Financial Analysis & Decision Making (10th) – Aarif Masani, Shibo Zhong (USC)
Financial Services (4th) – Camron Savarani , Wesley Truong (UCB)
Free Enterprise Project (1st) – Aditya Subbarao, Raymond Tong (UCB)
Future Business Executive (10th) – Aditya Subbarao (UCB)
Future Business Executive (8th) – Imran Noorali (USC)
Help Desk (6th) – Edgar Ramos (Cerritos College)
Hospitality Management (10th) - Ngoc-Minh Nguyen (CSUF)
Human Resource Management (2nd) – Yvonne Nguyen, Jonathan Vu (CSUF)
International Business (1st) – Michelle Lee (USC)
Job Interview (4th) – Lavanya Jawaharlal (UCB)
Macroeconomics (10th) – Raquel Ramirez (Cerritos College)
Macroeconomics (2nd) – Wesley Truong (UCB)
Management Analysis & Decision Making (2nd) – William, Joyce Wang (UCSD)
Marketing Concepts (10th) – Christine Cabotaje (CSUF)
Project Management (3rd) – Michelle Lee (USC)
Project Management (2nd) - Kevin McNulty (CSUF)
Microeconomics (5th) – Raquel Ramirez (Cerritos College)
Public Speaking (3rd) – Lavanya Jawaharlal (UCB)
Retail Management (3rd) – Moyez Hirani (UCD)
Small Business Management Plan (2nd) – Yvonne Yguyen, Jonathan Vu, Kevin Yguyen (CSUF & UCLA)
Statistical Analysis (5th) – Aarif Masani (USC)
Strategic Analysis & Decision Making (1st) – Jaimie Lin, Shibo Zhong (USC)
Word Processing (7th) – Florence Yu (UCSD)
Photo Credit: Chris Tran
You can watch the Awards & Excellence ceremony here.
California PBL also won 7 awards at the Western Region Recognition Session!
Largest State Chapter in the Western Region
State Recruitment of Chapters – First Place Western Region
Second Largest State Chapter – Professional Division Western Region
Berkeley Phi Beta Lambda- Tenth largest chapter in the Nation and largest local chapter in the Western Region
Diablo Valley College Phi Beta Lambda – Second largest local chapter in the Western Region
Kristina Truong – Who’s Who in PBL
Congratulations CA PBL, YOU helped us win these awards!
In addition to competing, networking, and attending workshops at the conference, we also had the opportunity to bowl at our State Social which was held at 300 Anaheim!
The State team is honored to have spent so much time with all of you at the conference and we hope that you had a great NLC experience!
Special mention to Imran Noorali from USC PBL who helped put together a NLC 2013 recap video!
We cannot wait until next year’s NLC where we will put our “Excellence in Action” in Nashville, Tennessee! Have a great Summer everyone!