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Skavroneck Places First in Public Speaking II
Rising CHS senior Joey Skavroneck placed first in Public Speaking II at the 2011 FBLA Competitive Events held in Orlando, Florida, June 28-July 1. FBLA (Future Business Leaders of America) is a business and leadership organization that is designed to complement academics while accelerating a studentâ€™s leadership skills. At a National Leadership Conference the best and the brightest of FBLA convene to compete in over 50 competitive and skills events from the areas of technology, public speaking, business, finance, and management.
Skavroneck competed in the first round of Public Speaking II Event with over 60 students from all over the nation and earned a place to complete in the second round. In the second round, he was one of 12 students competing from around the nation. On the last day of the conference it was announced that Joey finished as the very best in the nation in Public Speaking II and received a cash prize. Congratulations, Joey, we are proud of you!
Written by: Paula White
Posted: Jul 19, 2011 by Paula White