DECA Travels to States Competition

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DECA is a club that emphasizes the importance of sports marketing and DECA will be travelling to a state competition in VA Beach.

DECA prepares emerging leaders  in marketing , finance , hospitality and management in high schools and colleges  around the world.

“You learn marketing skills and how to be interviewed for your first jobs and stuff like that,” sophomore Thomas McMillen said.

DECA state has more than 200 judges for this year’s competition,which will be at VA Beach from February 27 -March 1st.

“You go to VA Beach and compete against everybody in the state and when you win that, you get to go to nationals,” McMillen said.

DECA states is a competition between different schools where  students show leadership. Awards are also presented  to students at the competition

“It is a good experience if you want to be in marketing when you grow up,’’ McMillen said.



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