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Bentley Students on Top Three Winning Teams at Annual Minority Business Conference and Student Case Competition on October 17

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Bentley Students on Top Three Winning Teams at Annual Minority Business Conference and Student Case Competition on October 17

Twenty-three Bentley students took part in the Annual Minority Business Conference and Student Case Competition on October 17, with six serving on the top three winning teams. Bentley students teamed up with cohorts from UMass and Suffolk University for the competition, which was sponsored by the National Association of Black Accountants Boston Chapter and held at State Street Corporation in North Quincy, Mass.

Bentley winning team members include:

  • First Place ($ 500 per person): junior Nomble Coleman and sophomore Weicong Tian
  • Second Place ($250 per person): junior Doniella McKoy and sophomore Pranay Jain
  • Third Place ($100 per person): sophomores Stephen Yeem and Ravina Mutha

Participating teams had one week to create a solution for a case regarding JMD Manufacturing's Nano De-Copier Paper Pulper. They presented to a panel of judges that included Professor Charles Malgwi, faculty adviser of the Bentley University Students Chapter of National Association of Black Accountants (NABA), along with executives and professionals from KPMG, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Ernst & Young, Deloitte, State Street Corporation, Becker Professional Review, Boston Fund Services, The Bank of New York Mellon, JP Morgan, Liberty Mutual, and Suffolk University.

BENTLEY UNIVERSITY is one of the nation’s leading business schools, dedicated to preparing a new kind of business leader – one with the deep technical skills, broad global perspective, and high ethical standards required to make a difference in an ever-changing world. Our rich, diverse arts and sciences program, combined with an advanced business curriculum, prepares informed professionals who make an impact in their chosen fields. Located on a classic New England campus minutes from Boston, Bentley is a dynamic community of leaders, scholars and creative thinkers. The Graduate School emphasizes the impact of technology on business practice, in offerings that include MBA and Master of Science programs, PhD programs in accountancy and in business, and customized executive education programs. The university enrolls approximately 4,100 full-time undergraduate, 140 adult part-time undergraduate, 1,430 graduate, and 43 doctoral students. Bentley is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges; AACSB International – The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business; and the European Quality Improvement System, which benchmarks quality in management and business education. For more information, please visit www.bentley.edu

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