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Best-Strategy Invitational

The Best-Strategy Invitational (BSI) is a global competition among high-performing GLO-BUS companies from around the world. Hosted and administered by the GLO-BUS author team, the BSI is held over a two-week period each May, August, and December. Any student-team finishing in 1st place in the GLO-BUS simulation exercise conducted at their school, college, or university will receive an invitation to participate in the BSI. All proceeds from the $US 5.00 registration fee paid by each participant are donated to The United Nations Children's Fund - UNICEF (www.unicef.org).

December 2014 BSI

A total of 311 teams from around the world were invited to compete in the December 2014 BSI, and 63 teams accepted the invitation. They were separated into 6 different simulation industries, each competing for a BSI Grand Championship:

Company School (Instructor)
I.E.
Score 1
B.I.E.
Score 2
Overall
Score 3
Bonus
Points
Overall
G-T-D
Score
E MagicaE Magica Team Members:
Divya Nalluri
S P Jain School of Global Management (Dave Barrows) 118 97 108 1 109
Bah HumbugBah Humbug Team Members:
Aaron Ettlinger
Baruch College - City University of New York (John Miscione) 120 84 102 2 104
Just Great TechJust Great Tech Team Members:
Steve Byers
Alan Dunn
Curtin University (Peter Galvin) 108 63 86 3 89
Collective CamerasCollective Cameras Team Members:
Rena Farrell
Justin Sebastian
Yili Wang
Medicine Hat College (Rick Robinson) 109 61 85 1 86
Hot ShotHot Shot Team Members:
Christopher Albertson
Tertia Hawkins
University of Mary (Tim Wiedrich) 82 46 64 2 66
A CompanyA Company Team Members:
Cash Black
John Brashear
Arkansas Tech University (Jack Tucci) 72 43 58 3 61
ITop Notch CamerasITop Notch Cameras Team Members:
Mario Palias
Wilmington University (Lucia Nemeth) 55 36 46 1 47
FotoGenFotoGen Team Members:
Erin Bogan
Mary Dornan
Nickolas Esteves
University of Maryland University College ( Graber/Hannah/Litwin) 52 34 43 1 44
Digital WondersDigital Wonders Team Members:
Allison Campbell
Northwood University (Chandran Mylvaganam) 20 14 17 0 17
Company School (Instructor)
I.E.
Score 1
B.I.E.
Score 2
Overall
Score 3
Bonus
Points
Overall
G-T-D
Score
Cyber EdgeCyber Edge Team Members:
Maurice Bethea
Amber Guttersen
Philip Mantz
Kenneth VanSparrentak
University of North Carolina - Greensboro (Eric Ford) 111 96 104 5 109
Groot !!!Groot !!! Team Members:
Hao Lu
California State Polytechnic University - Pomona (Richard Estrella) 114 96 105 2 107
HMP Cameras Inc.HMP Cameras Inc. Team Members:
Nicholas Hamel
Vincent Martineau
Antony Pinette
Université de Sherbrooke (Dufour Yvon) 110 88 99 5 104
JARVIS Co.JARVIS Co. Team Members:
Stephanie Shanty
Cornerstone University ( Simpson/Tuttle) 61 48 55 0 55
Blandishment CameraBlandishment Camera Team Members:
Matthew Brown
Autumn Carter
University of North Georgia ( Strategic Management/Teal) 45 35 40 3 43
Fly for FunFly for Fun Team Members:
Junfei Zheng
New York Institute of Technology (Ram Engira) 39 30 35 3 38
D-GlobeTrottersD-GlobeTrotters Team Members:
Olubukola (bukky) Feyisitan
Echo Green
Julian Naranjo
IE Business School (Nicola Gatti) 34 25 30 3 33
Efficient CameraEfficient Camera Team Members:
Brian Gebo Jr
Moraine Park Technical College (Daniel Pahlow) 24 21 23 2 25
Argo Inc. Argo Inc. Team Members:
Vladimir Surun
Pace University (Imran Chowdhury) 20 16 18 0 18
Knackish Keyline Co.Knackish Keyline Co. Team Members:
Aaron Smith
LeTourneau University (Kathy Perkins) 17 14 16 1 17
Company School (Instructor)
I.E.
Score 1
B.I.E.
Score 2
Overall
Score 3
Bonus
Points
Overall
G-T-D
Score
Communism is GoodCommunism is Good Team Members:
Bob James
University of South Alabama ( Cohen/Gillis/Rich) 119 99 109 3 112
J. Lancaster and SonJ. Lancaster and Son Team Members:
Dean Hoff
University of Maryland University College ( Gettman/Gettman/Hannah/Litwin/Wilson) 115 82 99 2 101
AlternativeSolutionsAlternativeSolutions Team Members:
Kevin McKeon
Mount Ida College (Scott Burke) 107 74 91 1 92
Focus and ShootFocus and Shoot Team Members:
John Lipovsky
Greenville Technical College (Vincent Weaver) 107 69 88 2 90
B 2B PhotosB 2B Photos Team Members:
Yusuf Akbulut
Joel Sop
Old Dominion University (George White) 68 45 57 4 61
Isaiahs TechnologiesIsaiahs Technologies Team Members:
Selena Phillips
Saint Leo University (Charles Oden) 67 45 56 3 59
HorizonHorizon Team Members:
Brett Mohler
Buena Vista University (Cynthia Hanevy) 16 12 14 1 15
Company School (Instructor)
I.E.
Score 1
B.I.E.
Score 2
Overall
Score 3
Bonus
Points
Overall
G-T-D
Score
Knowledge is Power Knowledge is Power Team Members:
Jeremy Woodham
University of South Alabama (Ronald Eastburn) 120 96 108 2 110
Fool Running UsFool Running Us Team Members:
Randall Gehrke
Cornerstone University ( Simpson/Tuttle) 117 94 106 4 110
AceholeAcehole Team Members:
Sebastian Englert
Garrett Sum
Miami (of Ohio) University (R. Bruce Hearn) 116 90 103 0 103
C SharpC Sharp Team Members:
Matthew Abbon
Nicolas Giovanangeli
University of Technology - Sydney (Stuart Nettleton) 106 78 92 3 95
Einstein brainEinstein brain Team Members:
Man Tse
SAIT Polytechnic (Foster Stewart) 108 77 93 0 93
I-BellonaI-Bellona Team Members:
Kristy Brown
Texas A&M University - Central Texas ( Brown/Miller/Togba/Togoba) 73 49 61 2 63
D riven to WinD riven to Win Team Members:
Chauni Alexander
Capella University (Walter Adams) 72 52 62 0 62
Bill Foldes $$$$$$$$Bill Foldes $$$$$$$$ Team Members:
Joe Simkins
National American University (Rod Hagedorn) 56 40 48 1 49
J CompanyJ Company Team Members:
Dylan Lorenzen
University of Mary (Matthew Hallaway) 49 33 41 1 42
Global CorpGlobal Corp Team Members:
Jeffrey Kendall
Connor Oglesby
Pace University (Theresa Lant) 36 28 32 2 34
H H.H.H.H H.H.H. Team Members:
Robert Goff
West Virginia University - Parkersburg (Pamela Braden) 22 18 20 0 20
Company School (Instructor)
I.E.
Score 1
B.I.E.
Score 2
Overall
Score 3
Bonus
Points
Overall
G-T-D
Score
IcameraIcamera Team Members:
David Bom
Leshawn Mayo
Chad Rimsky
Xavier University (Daewoo Park) 120 100 110 5 115
G Yellow JacketsG Yellow Jackets Team Members:
Margot Hart
Jiles McCoy
University of Colorado (Alan Davis) 115 84 100 3 103
Blugold CompanyBlugold Company Team Members:
James Bremser
University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire (Kristy Lauver) 109 77 93 1 94
J CompanyJ Company Team Members:
James Wright
University of Maryland (Jeff Miller) 103 67 85 4 89
H Picture PerfectH Picture Perfect Team Members:
Always Henderson
Northwest Florida State College (Keith Burns) 97 63 80 4 84
A CompanyA Company Team Members:
Samir Mohamedali
Ryerson University (Bamidele Adekunle) 100 67 84 0 84
F CompanyF Company Team Members:
Ngan Luong
Loyola University - Chicago (Michael Welch) 75 51 63 2 65
Company School (Instructor)
I.E.
Score 1
B.I.E.
Score 2
Overall
Score 3
Bonus
Points
Overall
G-T-D
Score
Group MomentsGroup Moments Team Members:
Adrian Tippit
Texas A&M University - Central Texas ( Brown/Miller/Togba/Togoba) 120 100 110 2 112
EDCEDC Team Members:
Ronghan Yi
University of Technology - Sydney (Stuart Nettleton) 116 82 99 1 100
Finished image Finished image Team Members:
Zach Barkauskas
Kun Lun Wang
SAIT Polytechnic (Terri Burley) 114 70 92 2 94
I Imagery Inc.I Imagery Inc. Team Members:
Troy Gregory
Northwest Nazarene University (Konya Weber) 110 67 89 2 91
Better Focus PhotoBetter Focus Photo Team Members:
John Seay
Capella University (Ali Hashmi) 65 34 50 3 53
ANP Co.ANP Co. Team Members:
Alvaro Nadal
Manhattanville College (Anthony DeFrancesco) 59 35 47 3 50
Capturing TreasuresCapturing Treasures Team Members:
Khiara Sherman
American Intercontinental University (Leland Taylor) 49 35 42 2 44

1 Overall (game-to-date) Investor Expectation score.
2 Overall (game-to-date) Best-In-Industry score.
3 Combined Investor Expectation and Best-In-Industry scores based on 50%-50% weighting