GCPS students among the best at international DECA competition
June 8, 2021
Some Gwinnett County Public Schools (GCPS) students proved they are among the best in the world at the 2021DECA International Career Development Conference. Cory Shin, a Mill Creek High School senior, placed first in the Community Giving Project category. North Gwinnett High School junior Nabil Kassam placed second in Entrepreneurship Series. Shin and Kassam are among a dozen GCPS students from six schools that earned top 20 finishes in a competition involving nearly 13,000 students from around the world. DECA prepares emerging leaders and entrepreneurs in marketing, finance, hospitality, and management in high schools and colleges around the globe.
GCPS students earning top marks in the DECA international competition include:
Top 10 Finalist
Community Giving Project
Mill Creek HS
2nd Place Top 10 Finalist Top 10 Presentation/Role Play