Fostoria High School Marketing Education students competed in the District II DECA Competition on Monday, the 22nd of January. DECA, which is a co-curricular student organization, is an association of marketing education students. Students compete in a variety of different events including advertising, hospitality, finance, business administration and marketing. There were 10 schools represented and over 350 students competing. Students placing 5th or higher are recognized at the competition and students that placed in the top four advance to the state DECA competition, which will be held in Columbus on March 9th and 10th.
Competition results are as follows:
Entrepreneurship 2nd Shawn Vilaisack
Apparel and Accessories – 3rd place – Naija Miller
Business Services – 3rd Place - Kasey Finsel
Sports and Entertainment Marketing 3rd - Skyler Garcia
Travel and Tourism Team – 3rd place – Abby Stultz and Alex Sierra
Business Services – 4th place – Gabe Turner
Fashion Merchandising Promotional Plan 4th Calob Keller and Shanelle Smith
Entrepreneurship Innovation 5th Jace Boff and Monty Stahl
Fashion Merchandising Promotional Plan 5th Amaya Romero and Brock Cousin
Fostoria DECA will be sending nine students to compete at the state level.