Alderson Broaddus Phi Beta Lambda Chapter Wins Outstanding Chapter; Sends 16 to National Competition

ABU Phi Beta Lambda earns two state-wide awards and nine state first place finishers

ABU PBL 2Philippi, W.Va. – The Alderson Broaddus University Phi Beta Lambda Chapter competed at the West Virginia State Leadership Conference on April 9, 2018 in Charleston, W.Va. and qualified 16 members for the National Leadership Conference in Baltimore, Md., June 23-26.

ABU PBL 1Not only did members of the chapter have success individually, but the Alderson Broaddus Phi Beta Lambda was named West Virginia’s Outstanding Chapter of the Year as well as the Outstanding Community Service Chapter.

“I think this speaks volumes to the quality of the students and education at Alderson Broaddus,” said Phi Beta Lambda Chapter President Jeremy Linaburg. “You get the to students from our University going to this competition and it isn’t just Business majors. We had Mass Communications and Computer Science majors there as well so I think it speaks volumes about our entire University.”

In all the Alderson Broaddus chapter brought home 20 top three finishes at the state level with nine individuals or teams earning top honors. For a full listing of the events and place winners there is a list below.

Linaburg, after serving as the state treasurer last year, was elected as the West Virginia Phi Beta Lambda Vice President.

1st Place
Lora OwstonDesktop Publishing
Alex BuckheitInformation Management
Joyce EidIntegrated Marketing Plan
Jeremy LinaburgJob Interview
Brenna Dugan & Kerby GreggLocal Chapter Annual Business Report
Terrell Hightower & Joe VarelaMarketing Analysis & Decision Making
Wade Connor, John Nicholson, Tiffany Hinchman, Micaela Bolyard, Alex Buckheit Parliamentary Procedure
Jeremy Linaburg & Abby Smith Website Design
Lynnie RitterStock Market Game
2nd Place
Joyce EidFuture Business Executives
Terrell HightowerInformation Management
Joe VarelaIntegrated Marketing Campaign
Wade ConnorStock Market Game
3rd Place
Wade Connor & Caleb PellAccounting Analysis & Decision Making
Tiffany HinchmanAccounting Principles
Gray RamseyContemporary Sport Issues
Michaela BolyardSocial Media Challenge
Shea Robliln Sports Management & Marketing