October 7, 2019
, Auburn Hills, Mich.
Talented MBA possibilities from 36 of a nation’s heading business schools competed for $50,000 in scholarships in a 2019 National Black MBA Association (NBMBAA) Graduate Student Case Competition, sponsored by FCA US LLC.
The NBMBAA/FCA US National Graduate Student Case Competition is an annual eventuality that gives high-potential students an eventuality to denote their believe and problem-solving skills in a grave competition.
The foe is hold any year as partial of a NBMBAA’s annual discussion and exposition, that was hold in Houston Sep 24-28. Winning teams were announced during a NBMBAA’s Impact Awards Gala on Friday, Sep 27.
“FCA US is unapproachable to continue a several decades-long support of a National Black MBA Association and a Graduate Student Case Competition,” pronounced Alisa Nagle, Head – Human Resources, FCA – North America. “The foe is a showcase eventuality for diversity, care and tyro feat that enables a Company to denote a joining to identifying, recruiting and building different talent and destiny business leaders.”
FCA US has been an active believer of a NBMBAA for some-more than 30 years and a disdainful unite of a Graduate Student Case Competition given 1995. Over that time, some-more than 2,500 connoisseur students have participated in a competition.
Teams are given a business box from that they rise business solutions. Each tyro group afterwards prepares and presents a box to a row of gifted business executives. Teams are judged on their research of a case, a feasibility of their recommendations and a peculiarity of their presentations.
The 2019 business box compulsory teams to rise strategies for a car subscription alternative.
This year, a students from a Ohio State University took home a initial place prize as inhabitant champions and $25,000 in scholarships. The winning group members were Bria Booker, Rabia Usmani and Kate Morales, all stream MBA students during a university.
The second and third place teams represented Georgia State University and Georgia Institute of Technology, earning $15,000 and $10,000 in scholarships, respectively.
About National Black MBA Association
The NBMBAA has grown from a two-day discussion to one of a country’s largest professional, minority organizations with: 9,000+ members, 45 veteran chapters, 35 Leaders of Tomorrow® (LOT®) programs, and some-more than 300 corporate partners. The classification is dedicated to building partnerships that emanate egghead and mercantile resources in a Black village by a 5 channels of engagement: career, education, entrepreneurship, care and lifestyle.
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