FALL 2008 VOL. 9 NO. 2

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Smith MBA Case Competition Results 2007-2008

1st Place
Event: The MBA Stock Pitch Competition, 2007
Dates/Location:  Nov. 2 in Ithaca, N.Y.; Johnson School of Business, Cornell University
Participating Schools: 12 in total, including Columbia, Cornell, Duke, Michigan, North Carolina, Northwestern, NYU, UVA, Wharton
Smith Participants: 2nd-year MBA students Siddharth Matur, Alex Obaza, Eric Olesh
Prize: $3,000
 
1st Place
Event: Booz Allen Hamilton Case Competition, 2008
Dates/Location: Feb. 8 in College Park, Md.; Robert H. Smith School of Business,
Participating Schools: Georgetown, George Washington University, Howard University
Smith Participants: 1st-year MBA students David Adams, Emily Chan, Zach Girod, Josh Merchlinski
Prize: $6,000
 
1st Place
Event: Association for Corporate Growth (ACG) Mergers & Acquisitions Case Competition
Dates/Location: Feb. 11 in Washington, D.C.
Participating Schools: George Mason, George Washington University, University of Virginia
Smith Participants: 2nd-year MBA students Jonathan Steele, Alex Obaza, Denny Chu, Fang Fang
Prize: $10,000
 
1st Place
Event: Venture Capital Investment Competition (VCIC), Mid-Atlantic Region
Dates/Location: Feb. 15 in Philadelphia, Pa.; Wharton School of Business, University of Pennsylvania
Participating Schools: Georgetown, Indiana University, University of Rochester, Vanderbilt University, University of Virginia
Smith Participants: Executive MBA students Scott Clark, Parag Sheth, and 1st-year MBA students Reed Atkin, Jonathan Mervis, Ahmadali Arabshahi.
Prize: $1,500
 
 
1st Place
Event: The FedEx Freight International Graduate Logistics Case Competition, 2008
Dates/Location: Mar. 1 in Fayetteville, Ark.; University of Arkanasas, Sam M. Walton College of Business
Participant Schools: 20 in total, including Brigham Young, Michigan State, Minnesota, Ohio State, Penn State, Wisconsin.
Smith Participants: 2nd-year MBA students Brandon Yamashita, Eduardo Vargas, Songtao Yu, and 1st-year MBA students Arun Karthikeyan, Anirudhta Roy Chowdhury, Girish Jaguste
Prize: $3,000
 
 
2nd Place
Event: Howard MBA Exclusive Minority Case Competition, 2008
Dates/Location: Nov. 2 in Washington, D.C.; Howard University Graduate School of Business, Howard University
Participating Schools: Howard, Morgan State, Penn State, Rensselaer, Syracuse, Wake Forest
Smith Participants: 2nd-year MBA students John Bullock, Tekisha Harvey, Ngozi Pole
Prize: $3,000
 
2nd Place
Event: Purdue University’s Global Supply Chain Case Competition, 2008
Dates/Location: Feb. 14-15 in West Lafayette, Ind.; Krannert School of Management, Purdue University
Participating schools: 14 in total, including Dartmouth, Indiana, Michigan, UNC, Northwestern, Purdue, and UCLA
Smith participants: 2nd-year MBA student Songtao Yu, and 1st-year MBA students Girish Jaguste, Abhinav Dass, Aniruhda Roy Chowdhury.
Prize: $2,000

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