Georgia College & State University

01/17/2020 | Press release | Archived content

GC College of Business Undergraduate Researchers Present in Poster Competition

It is my pleasure to announce that Undergraduate Researchers from the College of Business Marketing Research Fall 2019 course's research was accepted for presentation at the first Marketing Management Association (MMA) Conference Poster Presentation Competition to be held in Chicago IL at the Palmer House Hotel, March 25-27, 2020. On-the-Spot $50 awards will go to the top two presentations. These awards are sponsored by the Social Science Division of the Council of Undergraduate Research (CUR) and the Best Paper in Track award is sponsored by MMA. Georgia College students presenting are marketing majors Mary Alice Barrington, Leslie (Fagan) Kennedy, Hadleigh Wilson, and Henry (Hank) Von Ruden.

Fagan and Hadleigh will present their research 'Marketing Observations: Product Placement - Sporting Events' and Mary Alice and Hank will present their research 'Sugar-Sweetened Drinks: A Marketing Placement Observational Study'.

It is my pleasure to serve as their faculty mentor. Please join me in congratulating them for a job well-done and cheering them on in the poster competition in Chicago.