More than 5,000 students participated in the Missouri Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) Conference April 14-16 in Springfield. The conference featured workshops, keynote speakers and professional networking opportunities for high school students. The event features contest topics ranging from accounting to website design and marketing to mobile application development. Branson students are under the direction of Alisa Cornelison.
Branson FBLA students receiving awards at the conference included:
Ben Walworth, 1st place and national qualifier; Business Financial Plan
Gabe Hamlet, 3rd place and national qualifier; Business Law
Razi Khan, 7th place; Introduction to Information Technology
Walworth and Hamlet will attend the national conference in San Antonio, Texas and scheduled in July.