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Columbia College business students earn top awards at statewide competition
Friday, March 27, 2009

Participants included Wayne Boykin II, a sophomore speech communication and marketing major; David Lesevoy, a senior marketing major; Logan Muehlman, a senior finance and management major; Trang Nguyen, a freshman finance and marketing major; Kayla Prewitt, a senior finance, management and marketing major; and Ton Trieu, a freshman pre-engineering major.

The students won the following awards:

Kayla Prewitt
  • 1st Place; scored the highest of all participants in the comprehensive marketing test
  • Placed 2nd in Fashion Merchandise
  • Placed 3rd in Financial Services
Logan Muehlman
  • Placed 4th in Financial Services
  • Placed 5th in Retail Management
Trang Nguyen
  • Placed 1st in International Marketing
  • Earned Certificate of Proficiency in Financial Services
Ton Trieu
  • Placed 1st in International Marketing
Wayne Boykin
  • Earned Certificate of Proficiency in Marketing Management
  • Earned Certificate of Proficiency in Sports Management
David Lesevoy
  • Earned Certificate of Proficiency in Marketing Management

Because of their achievements, all six students qualified to compete in the national competition this April in California.

Columbia College, a private, nonprofit institution founded in 1851 in Columbia, Mo., educates 25,000 students each year and has more than 61,000 alumni worldwide.