Congratulations to Norwich High School seniors Ryan Sanford and Kegan Wright for competing in the 2019 DECA International Career Development Conference earlier this week in Orlando, Florida!
Ryan and Kegan followed a first-place regional finish in Syracuse this past January with a third-place showing in March during state competition in Rochester. The latter, coming against 57 other New York teams in the Financial Services Team Decision Making category, qualified the Norwich duo for this week’s nationals.
At states, Kegan also won three Top 10 medals (Overall, Role Play, Test Score) while Ryan earned two (Overall, Role Play).According to the mission statement on the official DECA website, www.deca.org, “DECA prepares emerging leaders and entrepreneurs in marketing, finance, hospitality and management in high schools and colleges around the globe.”
The Norwich City School District wishes to thank the Norwich community for supporting Ryan and Kegan throughout their run to nationals and for helping the boys get to Orlando to compete!
Photo: Kegan Wright (left) and Ryan Sanford at DECA nationals in Orlando, Florida