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NASHOBA TECH STUDENT QUALIFIES FOR DECA NATIONAL CONFERENCE
NASHOBA TECH STUDENT QUALIFIES FOR DECA NATIONAL CONFERENCE
Posted on 04/09/2016
NASHOBA TECH STUDENT QUALIFIES FOR DECA NATIONAL CONFERENCEDECA State Competition
Nashoba Tech students Kaitlyn Fales (sophomore, Townsend) and Matthew Dixon (senior, Pepperell) competed in the recent DECA State Conference in Boston.


      WESTFORD — Two students in the Banking/Marketing/Retail program at Nashoba Tech were among about 2,500 from across Massachusetts to compete at the recent DECA State Conference at the Marriott Copley Hotel in Boston.

        Matthew Dixon, a senior from Pepperell, earned a plaque for his top-10 finish in the category of Sports and Entertainment Marketing, and qualified for the National Competition, April 23-26, in Nashville, Tenn.

        Kaitlyn Fales, a sophomore from Townsend, competed in the Retail Marketing Series category.

        They took a 100-question marketing exam the first day of the 
competition, then completed two role-play assignments the second day.

        Matthew and Kaitlyn qualified for the State Conference by earning medals at the DECA District 5 Conference earlier in the winter. At the districts, Kaitlyn placed third place in Retail Merchandising, and Matthew Dixon earned fourth place in Sports and Entertainment Marketing.