RPHS Students Hone Entrepreneurial Skills

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Rocky Point High School’s Virtual Enterprise class, GeoMerch Inc., attended the annual Virtual Enterprises International Business and Entrepreneurship Leadership Conference, recently held at Long Island University. They were accompanied by business teacher Dorothy Burns.

The conference enabled students to network with and hear from industry experts and successful entrepreneurs, including Marie Moody, founder and CEO of Stella & Chewy’s, and Helen Avery, editor of Euromoney magazine. Students had the opportunity to participate in informative and exciting breakout sessions that discussed important business concepts such as social media marketing and secrets to fundraising success. As a culmination to the event, students delivered an elevator-pitch about GeoMerch Inc., which was judged by business professionals.