THREE BABSON COLLEGE TEAMS COMPETING IN FINAL ROUND OF LEEDS NET IMPACT CASE COMPETITION
Last Month Three Babson College Teams competed in the 12th Annual Leeds Net Impact Case Competition from February 15-16th. The NET Impact Case Competition had two rounds, a virtual and live round that took place in Boulder, CO. Five Babson teams competed in the virtual round, three of which made it to the final round competition. One of the three Babson MBA teams, comprised of Kerry Adorno, Becky Borenstein, Sarah Cullem, and Susan Roberts, placed third in the overall winning a total of $2,500.
The Babson Teams competing are comprised of the following students:
Team 1 and 3rd Place Winners: Kerry Adorno M’13; Becky Borenstein M’13; Sarah Cullem M’ 13; Susan Roberts M’13
Team 2: Emily Brady M’14; Dhruv Varma M’14; Savitha Sridharan M’14; Vikram Sokkalingam M’14
Team 3: Kaitlin Coleman M’14; Sierra Sohl-Dickstein M’14; Jonathan Morgan M’14; Nabeeha Qazi M’14
Sponsored this year by Newmount Mining Inc., a global leader in the gold mining industry, the case format competition is built around businesses facing sustainability challenges, while succeeding financially. This two-day event creates an opportunity to bring together students, executives and businesses who share a common commitment to sustainable business practices and financial returns.
Hosted by the University Of Colorado Leeds School Of Business, The Net Case competition creates an amazing networking opportunity for participants, hosting MBA’s from across North America and professionals from a diverse range of industries. The winner stands to gain a $17,500 in prize money as well as a chance sample some of Boulder’s best sustainable products.
To find out more visit: http://leeds.colorado.edu/event/nicomp#overview
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