Wisconsin JA Business Challenge

Date: Thursday, February 28, 2019

 

What is the JA Business Challenge? Teamwork. Competition. Market Share. Cash. A Championship Title. Who will succeed? More than 70 of the best student CEO's in the state converge in Sheboygan to compete for the JA Statewide Business Challenge Championship title.

 

On the day of the challenge, arrive at Acuity Insurance at 8:30 a.m. energized and ready to play. After a complimentary breakfast and some time to meet the competition the fun begins! Lunch will be provided along with the chance to meet the other teams. It's a fight to the finish as Round Two begins after lunch. The Championship concludes with the crowning of the scholarship champs at 2:30 pm.

The Wisconsin JA Business Challenge, sponsored by Acuity Insurance, is uniquely designed to unleash creativity, test leadership skills and demonstrate the competitive nature of the free enterprise system.

What are the prizes? The top two teams from the Championship Round will be the overall winners. Each student from the top team will receive a $1,000 scholarship for post-secondary education. Each student from the second place team will receive a $500 scholarship for post- secondary education. All funds will be paid directly to the school once the student has shown proof of enrollment. The students from the top team in each of the remaining three industries each receive a $100 savings bond.

Please know, prizes will only be awarded to participants who are lawfully in the United States.

About our host: Acuity Insurance is a regional insurance company that is nationally recognized not only for its operational excellence but for its workplace environment, technology advancements, and community philanthropy. With a strong reputation for innovative products, fast and fair claims service, cutting-edge systems and top-notch staff, Acuity Insurance provides incomparable policy service and financial strength for its policyholders. Acuity Insurance consistently ranks as one of the best medium-sized companies to work for in the nation.

Log on to: JA Titan to test your skills.

To register your team, email bklocko@jawis.org.