Four Hough High students earn honors at international conference
by Staff Writer
Throughout the April 28-May 1 event, students presented projects and took tests on subjects such as marketing, management and entrepreneurship in business, finance, hospitality and market sales and service. DECA is an international association of high school and college students interested in pursuing careers in marketing, management and entrepreneurship.
The following students were recognized for their performances at the conference:
• Craig Amasya received a test medal and second-place trophy in Retail Merchandising Series;
• Amelia Sechrest received a test medal in Apparel and Accessories Marketing;
• Annie Rutledge received a role play medal and was recognized as a top-20 finalist in Marketing Management Series; and
• David Snedecor received test and role play medals and was recognized in the top 20.
Hough High also brought the largest delegation of North Carolina students to the competition.