Miller Place Students Talk Business

Miller Place School District is proud to acknowledge eleven students from Miller Place High School who recently placed in the Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) District 1S competition at Hofstra University. The Panthers ranked in both written and performance events including job interviews, public speaking, accounting, business communication, word processing, advertising,introduction to business, business calculations, and sports marketing.

“We are excited to recognize these nine dedicated students who worked tirelessly to conduct themselves with high academic and professional standards,” said Dr. Marianne Cartisano, Superintendent of Miller Place School District. “The valiant effort our students put in to excel in this program is admirable and we are incredibly proud of how they continue to represent the District as our entrepreneurs and business professionals of tomorrow.”

FBLA inspires and prepares students to become community-minded business leaders in a global society through relevant career preparation and leadership experiences. FBLA is the largest career student business organization in the world and assists more than 230,000 students prepare for careers in business. FBLA competitions recognize and reward student excellence in a broad range of business and career-related areas.

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Winners for Performance:

LoriBeth Sussman 2nd Place in Job Interview

Joseph Bisiani 4th Place in Public Speaking II

Winners for Written Events:

Nicholas Follo 1st Place in Accounting I

Justyn Baldeo 1st Place in Business Communication

Sarah Cuccinello 1st Place in Word Processing

Cadence Masino 1st Place in Word Processing

Alexis Franzoni 2nd Place in Advertising

Jodi Cui 2nd Place in Introduction to Business

Lori Beth Sussman 3rd Place in Business Calculations

Jodie Cui 3rd Place in Business Calculations

Colin Brennan 3rd Place in Sports Marketing