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).

May 2016 BSI

A total of 679 teams from around the world were invited to compete in the May 2016 BSI, and 73 teams accepted the invitation. They were separated into 7 different simulation industries, each competing for a BSI Grand Championship:

Company School (Instructor)
I.E.
Score 1
B.I.E.
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Overall
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Bonus
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Overall
G-T-D
Score
Dominance DigitalDominance Digital Team Members:
Ian Konrad
Austin Smith
Spring Hill College (Charmane May) 103 92 98 0 98
GIRLZGIRLZ Team Members:
Noemi Peluso
Paola Zampaglione
University of Milan Bicocca (Elisabetta Marafioti) 77 66 72 0 72
Abstract Camera Co.Abstract Camera Co. Team Members:
Travis Luehr
SAIT Polytechnic (Dr. Patricia Brown) 63 56 60 0 60
I CompanyI Company Team Members:
Paul Ostby
Northwood University (Chandran Mylvaganam) 54 48 51 0 51
EeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeEeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee Team Members:
Kyle Wrobleski
Loyola University Chicago (John Kielb) 50 43 47 0 47
BastionBastion Team Members:
Joseph Hunt
Arkansas Tech University (Jack Tucci) 49 40 45 1 46
Focus Imaging Inc.Focus Imaging Inc. Team Members:
Nicole Bonanni
Kyle Hooper
St. Thomas Aquinas College (Joseph Lavin) 42 37 40 1 41
Cosmic DefinitionCosmic Definition Team Members:
Ruben Cattrysse
Michael Geernaert
Thomas Harth
Karel Niemegeers
Ghent University ( Gosselin/Vanaelst) 39 32 36 0 36
H GBA Inc. H GBA Inc. Team Members:
Alan Peunic
Niagara University (Wendy Caputo) 34 29 32 1 33
JupiterJupiter Team Members:
Arun Prasath Senguttuvan
Singapore Management University ( Peh/Thng) 30 25 28 1 29
K Snapmatic inc.K Snapmatic inc. Team Members:
Patrick Galvin
Edinboro University ( Carnes/Few/Miller/Wroblewski) 19 15 17 0 17
Company School (Instructor)
I.E.
Score 1
B.I.E.
Score 2
Overall
Score 3
Bonus
Points
Overall
G-T-D
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J CompanyJ Company Team Members:
Iok Cheng Chan
Ka Ian Lai
Chun Mei Ma
Wing Hin Tang
The Chinese University of Hong Kong ( Tian/Wu) 82 73 78 0 78
AchillesAchilles Team Members:
Manuel Gonzalez
Pace University (Imran Chowdhury) 63 58 61 0 61
Ima LumberjackIma Lumberjack Team Members:
Mark Anderson
East Carolina University (Joy Karriker) 50 44 47 0 47
House StarkHouse Stark Team Members:
Connor Sideri
Walsh University (Branko Bucar) 49 43 46 0 46
Fun CamFun Cam Team Members:
Edoardo Del Re
Hotel Institute Montreux (David Mc Partland) 47 40 44 1 45
Electronic Cams Ltd.Electronic Cams Ltd. Team Members:
Ashley Cerejo
Ryerson University (Franklin Ramsoomair) 45 39 42 1 43
B CompanyB Company Team Members:
Kim Maxwell
Buena Vista University (Gary Baker) 43 37 40 0 40
Get That PicGet That Pic Team Members:
Paul Gillette
University of Nevada - Reno (Rafik Beekun) 27 24 26 0 26
Digital UndergroundDigital Underground Team Members:
Julia Inselman
Northeastern State University (Dilene Crockett) 28 23 26 0 26
CrystalClear CamerasCrystalClear Cameras Team Members:
Curtis Knobloch
Daniel Reina
Jose Sanchez
Esmeralda Toral
Midwestern State University (Scott Manley) 26 21 24 0 24
KPIKPI Team Members:
Linh Nguyen
Troy University-International (Bill Hamby) 26 21 24 0 24
Company School (Instructor)
I.E.
Score 1
B.I.E.
Score 2
Overall
Score 3
Bonus
Points
Overall
G-T-D
Score
Clean PixClean Pix Team Members:
Jay Richardson
Sam Houston State University (Jo Ann Duffy) 114 98 106 0 106
E Excellent CamerasE Excellent Cameras Team Members:
Matthew Cowell
Northern Arizona University (Meredith Peabody) 106 85 96 1 97
Glamorous PortraitsGlamorous Portraits Team Members:
Amber Smith
Emmanuel College (Brady Boggs) 107 85 96 0 96
Itchy PixItchy Pix Team Members:
Luan Le
University of Houston - Clear Lake (Troy Voelker) 100 83 92 0 92
HCaptivating CamerasHCaptivating Cameras Team Members:
Crystal White
MacEwan University (Rob Gawreluck) 94 75 85 1 86
Alpha CamerasAlpha Cameras Team Members:
Joshua Frankel
University of North Carolina - Greensboro (Zhonghui Wang) 89 70 80 1 81
Dream PixDream Pix Team Members:
Dean Nelson
Loyola University Chicago (John Kielb) 81 65 73 1 74
Beta CorpBeta Corp Team Members:
Akshit Sharma
Ryerson University (Masoomeh Moharrer) 82 64 73 0 73
FFocus Camera Co.FFocus Camera Co. Team Members:
Leslie Cornejo
Capella University (Ali Hashmi) 68 54 61 0 61
JellybeansJellybeans Team Members:
Tsz Tsun Korix Wong
University of New South Wales ( Farzadnia/Koesoema/Sharmelly/Yue) 36 29 33 0 33
Company School (Instructor)
I.E.
Score 1
B.I.E.
Score 2
Overall
Score 3
Bonus
Points
Overall
G-T-D
Score
For RealFor Real Team Members:
Teddy Beadle
Jesse Leaversuch
Pace University (Imran Chowdhury) 116 96 106 1 107
Canondale Inc.Canondale Inc. Team Members:
Robin Dehondt
Jan Gerlo
Ghent University ( Gosselin/Vanaelst) 116 91 104 0 104
H ET CamerasH ET Cameras Team Members:
Yan Chit Tam
Ryerson University (Peter Rambert) 107 73 90 1 91
Aperture ExpertsAperture Experts Team Members:
Austin Vanderstappen
Columbia College of Missouri - Crystal Lake (John Altman) 100 69 85 0 85
Epic Digital IncEpic Digital Inc Team Members:
Maulikkumar Patel
Monroe College (Roberta Harris) 101 66 84 1 85
G CompanyG Company Team Members:
Thomas Pannett
Franklin University (Richard Curtis) 92 61 77 0 77
J CompanyJ Company Team Members:
Noah Goellner
Upper Iowa University (Nathan Freie) 82 57 70 1 71
I CompanyI Company Team Members:
Nicole Walters
Northwest Florida State College (Keith Burns) 81 54 68 1 69
B CompanyB Company Team Members:
Lea Varisco
Tulane University (Michael Wilson) 80 53 67 0 67
D CompanyD Company Team Members:
Crystal Dixon
Northwood University - Cedar Hill (David Spaulding) 73 51 62 1 63
Company School (Instructor)
I.E.
Score 1
B.I.E.
Score 2
Overall
Score 3
Bonus
Points
Overall
G-T-D
Score
FFotogenicFFotogenic Team Members:
Daniel Barros
Cole Dodson
Ryan Ulmer
Dijana Zec
University of Central Oklahoma (Dan Mertens) 116 96 106 2 108
Direct DepositDirect Deposit Team Members:
James Priemer
Northwood University (Heather Rose) 111 86 99 0 99
Edwin HubbleEdwin Hubble Team Members:
James Butler
Brennan McLean
Nicholas Smeltz
Spring Hill College (Charmane May) 108 80 94 0 94
JellyJelly Team Members:
Aung Hein
Ryerson University ( Haines/Maloney/Sui) 96 71 84 0 84
G CompanyG Company Team Members:
Rebecca Paddon
Montclair State University (Jerold Freier) 90 65 78 0 78
BITMAPBITMAP Team Members:
Alexander Cox
Josh Daniel
Elliot Earl-Munns
Nicholas Hillier
Daniel Marginson
Plymouth University (Jonathan Moizer) 72 51 62 0 62
H CompanyH Company Team Members:
Alexander Baum
West Virginia University (Jennifer Sexton) 54 39 47 0 47
I CompanyI Company Team Members:
Alondo Hagans
Granite State College (Merrie Marks) 42 31 37 0 37
Catering Pictures Catering Pictures Team Members:
Jordan Bollier
Lei Cao
Arkansas Tech University (Jack Tucci) 40 29 35 0 35
A CompanyA Company Team Members:
Blake Brenner
Buena Vista University (Cynthia Hanevy) 37 28 33 1 34
Company School (Instructor)
I.E.
Score 1
B.I.E.
Score 2
Overall
Score 3
Bonus
Points
Overall
G-T-D
Score
GUnit CameraGUnit Camera Team Members:
Temiotope Ige
Morgan State University (Christopher Mathis) 75 66 71 1 72
Juniper CorporationJuniper Corporation Team Members:
John Erne
University of Houston - Clear Lake (Troy Voelker) 71 66 69 0 69
Infinity n BeyondInfinity n Beyond Team Members:
Maythany Boutthiphon
Ryerson University ( Kenny/Maloney/Sui) 70 66 68 0 68
ESOJ CompanyESOJ Company Team Members:
Jose Aleman
St. Edward's University (Brad Zehner, PhD) 59 53 56 1 57
Camera ManCamera Man Team Members:
Tai Huynh
Pace University (Imran Chowdhury) 55 47 51 1 52
B CompanyB Company Team Members:
Tanner Hess
Denise Wilkinson
Concordia University - Texas (David Bryan) 50 44 47 0 47
Fastest shotFastest shot Team Members:
Trevor Monaghan
Baker College (David Hill) 48 38 43 0 43
DigiClixDigiClix Team Members:
Bhashaka Gunathilaka
Lahiru Palihawadana
Migel Wasam Suranga Prasad De Silva
Postgraduate Institute of Management (Ananda Jayawardana) 45 40 43 0 43
Hacker GroupHacker Group Team Members:
Yulin Zheng
Loyola University Chicago (Steve Sachnoff) 45 39 42 0 42
AB.Santos CompanyAB.Santos Company Team Members:
Beatriz Santos
American Intercontinental University (Leland Taylor) 20 16 18 0 18
Company School (Instructor)
I.E.
Score 1
B.I.E.
Score 2
Overall
Score 3
Bonus
Points
Overall
G-T-D
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C CompanyC Company Team Members:
Rob Steenacker
Ghent University ( Gosselin/Vanaelst) 105 94 100 2 102
Hakuna MatataHakuna Matata Team Members:
Roger Lester Palabasan
Baruch College - City University of New York (Xiaoli Yin) 89 78 84 0 84
Bright ShotsBright Shots Team Members:
Ryan Tomsello
Walsh University (John Kellamis) 75 65 70 1 71
G- Stop!G- Stop! Team Members:
Thomas Roberts
Saint Leo University (John Bennett) 73 63 68 0 68
E CamSysE CamSys Team Members:
Ahmed Al-Balushi
Ahmed Albusaidi
Nasr Al Harrasi
Noof Al-Saadi
Mohammed Alshuaili
Franklin University (Joel Light) 52 44 48 0 48
Incognito Co.Incognito Co. Team Members:
Lucas Morcom
Jason Wright
SAIT Polytechnic (Jane Deighan) 46 40 43 0 43
Fierce DigitalFierce Digital Team Members:
Lori Shannon
National American University (Alex Montano) 38 32 35 0 35
ApoelApoel Team Members:
Oliver Bienias
Davis & Elkins College (Dr. Carol Carter) 37 30 34 0 34
Derpin CamerasDerpin Cameras Team Members:
Phil Celata
Michael Steinwachs
Mitchell Wright
St. John Fisher College (David Kunsch) 29 27 28 0 28
K CompanyK Company Team Members:
David Gatti
Ryerson University (Horatio Morgan) 29 24 27 0 27
J Capture UnlimitedJ Capture Unlimited Team Members:
Titus Wilke
Corban University (David Hussey) 20 17 19 0 19

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