Sales Management Marketing: News

DECA group photo with medals
November 22, 2022

Collegiate DECA students at SCTCC attended and participated in the Minnesota Collegiate DECA Innovation Summit at the Mall of America in October.

The members networked and learned from several industry experts in the fields of finance, sales, hospitality, marketing, human resources, and...

Adam Winkelman speaks with a class
September 29, 2022

Alumni are regular visitors to the Marketing Sales Management program, and this past week has been no exception.

Adam Winkelman, graduate of the MSM program and member of SCTCC’s Collegiate DECA team, visited Becky Shand’s Advanced Sales class. Students learned about his company, RLVNT,...

Matt Evans and Adam Winkelman at the Library
July 8, 2022

When students start their SCTCC journey, they may think that they’re going to do all their learning in the classroom and labs, but that couldn’t be further from the truth. Not only do students get to learn about their career field, but they get guidance from those already in the field through...

May 2, 2022

(Joe Schreier, Finalist, Professional Sales; Annalisa Gieser, Top 10 Award,Fashion Merchandising and Colby Peterson, Competitor, Professional Sales)

You came, you performed, and you achieved!


Holding donation check
April 11, 2022

When Bobby Konnight read about the SCTCC Collegiate DECA students who were headed to nationals, he knew he had help out. The St. Cloud Subaru General Manager had taken classes at SCTCC years ago, and he knew how much the experience helped him.

Konnight contacted instructor Becky Shand and...

DECA state winners 2022
February 22, 2022

Three SCTCC Collegiate DECA team members are on their way to the International Conference in Baltimore after placing in first and second place at the Minnesota State Career Development Conference from Feb. 17-18.

Colby Peterson of Alexandria, Minn., placed first in Professional Sales....

DECA zoom screenshot
December 7, 2021

On Dec. 1, more than 50 SCTCC Business students attended Networking with The Pros! via a live Zoom conference. Students were able to gain insight into their future careers from experts with background in Marketing, Management, Professional Sales, and Marketing Design....

DECA group
November 5, 2021

Almost 100 students from 7 Colleges along with Numerous Industry Experts, and 1 SCTCC Alumni Keynote Speaker, focused on developing their leadership and business skills at the 2021 Innovation Summit in October.

The Innovation Summit unites students, academics and business leaders...

DECA team on zoom
April 16, 2021

SCTCC Collegiate DECA team members Jacob Bertram, Colby Peterson, and Mathew Odette moved to round two as finalists in the International Collegiate DECA Conference in April 2021.

The three finalists are moving forward in the following events:

  • Jacob Bertram: Professional Sales
  • ...
DECA students on Zoom screens
March 1, 2021

By Jacob Bertram, DECA Vice President

Pictured above:  Amy, Sam, Jake, Mathew, Jacob, Colby (not pictured Lillie)

The Collegiate DECA students had to change things up this year. Instead of shaking hands and meeting in person, they had to unmute...

DECA members
October 13, 2020

By Jacob Bertram, Collegiate DECA Public Relations Officer

On Monday, Oct. 5 through Friday, Oct. 9, the SCTCC Collegiate DECA members took part in the annual Innovation Summit via a virtual format. Each day offered a variety of activities and events. The venue...

New Faces on the DECA Officer team!
October 9, 2020

New Faces on the DECA Officer team!

By Jacob Bertram, Collegiate DECA Public Relations Officer

With the new school year up and running, it is time for extracurriculars to start as well. Distributive Education Clubs of American, otherwise known as DECA, started...

Six students at DECA sporting medals
March 24, 2020

By Jacob Bertram, Collegiate DECA Vice President

On February 27 and 28, Collegiate DECA students and our advisor, Becky Shand, traveled to Arrowwood Resort in Alexandria, MN where the State Collegiate DECA Conference was held. 150 college students from all across MN...

Justin with camera in winter
March 4, 2020

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Justin Mueller loves hunting and doesn't want to work a job he's not passionate about. When he got the idea to start a hunting photography and videography business, he went all in. 

“I could have bought cheap gear, but I like to spend money and...