JA Cedar Valley Titan Challenge | Junior Achievement of Eastern Iowa

JA Titan® Challenge

When: Wednesday, November 20, 2019
Where: Hawkeye Community College, Tama Hall
Time: 8:00 AM - 2:30 PM
JA Titan Challenge
Using Junior Achievement's high school simulation program, JA Titan®, the JA Titan® Challenge is a day-long competition which places high school junior and senior students in the CEO seat to help increase their understanding of business. Young entrepreneurs are taught in an engaging way about the nuances of running a global business in a competitive, high tech marketplace.
Student teams of 2 have complete control of managing the operating their own virtual business and making key decisions. Companies (teams) are challenged to outperform the competition in profit, sales, and market share with the support of a volunteer mentor. Members of the first and second place teams will receive scholarships for post-secondary education in the amounts of $1,500 and $750, respectively. 

2019 JA Titan Challenge Winners

First Place
Frank Zhang - Cedar Falls High School
Michelle Ki - Cedar Falls High School
Second Place
Jon Gentz- Denver High School
Marissa Ulrich- Denver High School

Need More Information?

For more information about this event, email Kelly Lange (319) 274-0760



Scholarship Sponsors:          


Achievement Sponsors:               


In-Kind Sponsors:

  Hawkeye Community College          hyvee                


Team Sponsors: 

Bank Iowa

Berthel Fisher & Company

Community Bank & Trust

First National Bank

Great Western Bank

Jones Law Firm


Next Level Extreme Fitness of Waverly

NXT Bank

Panther Sports Properties


Steve & Liz Thorpe

The CBE Group


Waterloo Warehousing 

Wells Fargo 











Become a Sponsor!

Sponsorships for these events are critical for Junior Achievement to continue providing life-changing programs to students in our community. These programs are delivered at no cost to students. You can make a difference in the lives of these students by participating in this world-class event! Email Katelyn Tungland or call (319) 274-0760 to get more information on how to sponsor a Titan Challenge!
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