The College of Business hosted its second Annual COB Case Competition, presented by Beautiful Home Services, on Friday, April 27 in Woodard Hall. Five groups of students from Dr. Woody Richardson and Dr. John Marsh’s MGMT 490 classes were selected by College of Business faculty as finalists in the competition. Each group pitched its final presentation to a panel of judges. The prize for first place was $3,000, second place $2,000, and third place $1,000. Judging the competition was Andrew Blate ’04 and Craig Schneibolk of Beautiful Home Services, Melinda May ’91, Linda Blakemore ’84 and Dr. Lynne Richardson, Vice President Admin & Finance at UMW.
1st Place – Jen and the Stay at Home Dads - Edward Buchanan, Jennifer Monroe, Adin Omerovic, David Gunnar Timm, Gavin Michael Wall
2nd Place – Management Gurus – Dylan Davis, Brian Hobbs, Maria Ingea, Nathan Neri, Carly Shapiro
3rd Place – Five Forces – Dan Clark, Sarah Karwowski, Brittany McBride, Madison McCoy, Jack Sullivan