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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).

August 2014 BSI

A total of 515 teams from around the world were invited to compete in the August 2014 BSI, and 68 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
Even Better CamsEven Better Cams Team Members:
Kent Korgan
James Madison University ( Harper/Morton) 120 100 110 6 116
LOLLOL Team Members:
Xiaoxiang Wang
University of Technology - Sydney (Stuart Nettleton) 119 96 108 3 111
Hometown PhotographyHometown Photography Team Members:
Matthew Feldpausch
Northwood University (Chandran Mylvaganam) 119 86 103 6 109
I Make the Best CamsI Make the Best Cams Team Members:
Edward Zhao
Baruch College - City University of New York (John Miscione) 116 92 104 3 107
Flashy FredFlashy Fred Team Members:
Frederick Robinovitz
St. Thomas Aquinas College (Joseph Lavin) 107 63 85 3 88
AttimoAttimo Team Members:
Kirill Kamynin
Brooklyn College (Tomas Lopez-Pumarejo) 78 46 62 3 65
Beauty PicsBeauty Pics Team Members:
Richard Arteaga
Cristina Ingui
Marco Mosquera
Montclair State University (Lisa Ponti) 64 38 51 3 54
Krafty KamerasKrafty Kameras Team Members:
Ryan Shotlander
Ryerson University ( Beckford/de Lange) 47 30 39 2 41
Company School (Instructor)
I.E.
Score 1
B.I.E.
Score 2
Overall
Score 3
Bonus
Points
Overall
G-T-D
Score
De CHAOSDe CHAOS Team Members:
Chuanhao Jin
Baruch College - City University of New York (Hung Chu) 120 100 110 4 114
L BeurLensL BeurLens Team Members:
Canary Wong
Hotel Institute Montreux (David Mc Partland) 120 80 100 3 103
C heersC heers Team Members:
Dawei Zhang
University of Technology - Sydney (Stuart Nettleton) 118 81 100 1 101
Juliet IndustriesJuliet Industries Team Members:
Alex Ko
Mark Louie
Jaeger Mickla-Balan
SAIT Polytechnic (Dr. Patricia Brown) 118 70 94 4 98
B CompanyB Company Team Members:
Robert Dean
Katherine Huffnagle
D'Youville College (Joseph Kabacinski) 78 42 60 4 64
A Good CompanyA Good Company Team Members:
Eric Kracht
David Nunez
National American University (Rod Hagedorn) 74 41 58 3 61
Kraken IndustriesKraken Industries Team Members:
Roger Passini
Texas A&M University - Central Texas ( Brown/Brown/Miller/Togba) 62 39 51 2 53
IcanIcan Team Members:
Christopher Hill
Brooklyn College (Tomas Lopez-Pumarejo) 42 24 33 2 35
E CompanyE Company Team Members:
Ryan Boucher
Humboldt State University (Mohsen Modarres) 16 11 14 6 20
FOCUSEDFOCUSED Team Members:
Sheryl Nunn
Franklin University (Steven Tincher) 15 11 13 0 13
Company School (Instructor)
I.E.
Score 1
B.I.E.
Score 2
Overall
Score 3
Bonus
Points
Overall
G-T-D
Score
K CompanyK Company Team Members:
Evan Scott
Trinity University (Darryl Waldron) 119 100 110 2 112
Exciting ImagesExciting Images Team Members:
Eric Heckert
Buena Vista University (Cynthia Hanevy) 118 79 99 4 103
Dex DigitalDex Digital Team Members:
Kurt Davidson
Brandon Williams
East Carolina University (Joy Karriker) 115 81 98 4 102
CoolAlasCoolAlas Team Members:
Daniel Brant
Brizki Pamuji
University of New South Wales ( Koesoema/Mohamed) 117 79 98 2 100
ImageProImagePro Team Members:
Scott Hughes
Franklin University (Marc Cloutier) 70 42 56 2 58
Graffiti DSIGraffiti DSI Team Members:
Michael Fitzgerald
Laurentian University (Glenn Coltman) 68 43 56 1 57
A CompanyA Company Team Members:
Gibbs H. Ta
North Park University (Al Kamienski) 63 38 51 3 54
Hey!Hey! Team Members:
Kyle Held
Saint Xavier University (Jack Federico) 36 28 32 1 33
Company School (Instructor)
I.E.
Score 1
B.I.E.
Score 2
Overall
Score 3
Bonus
Points
Overall
G-T-D
Score
CBM Cameras Pty LtdCBM Cameras Pty Ltd Team Members:
Joshua Blick
Paul Churton
William McRae
University of Technology - Sydney (Stuart Nettleton) 118 98 108 3 111
GouziGouzi Team Members:
Maxime Bessette
Maxime Chabot
Catherine Dufresne
University of Sherbrooke (Robert Chevrier) 114 80 97 4 101
Jpeg JusticeJpeg Justice Team Members:
Chris Mcintire
University of Cincinnati (Jeremy Woods) 113 68 91 2 93
EfiouEfiou Team Members:
Svetlana Chakheeva
Patricia Currie
Renato Nikolla
Jin Yuan Yang
Baruch College - City University of New York (Edward Kurpis) 102 58 80 2 82
ALBEDOALBEDO Team Members:
Jaroslaw Kulik
Franklin University (Roger Kisiel) 101 57 79 1 80
Digital Blaze CamDigital Blaze Cam Team Members:
Colleen Myrick
Sara Reed
Slippery Rock University (Frances Amatucci) 91 52 72 1 73
FanFotoFridayFanFotoFriday Team Members:
Talya Icel
Stephanie Tanner
Northwood University (Christin Van Wyk Greiman) 84 48 66 6 72
I CompanyI Company Team Members:
Ruslan Kulikov
Ray Sevrie
Gallaudet University (Marie Ogork) 86 49 68 3 71
BBMBBM Team Members:
Matheus Guida
University of North Georgia (Ung Strategic Management) 68 40 54 1 55
KeepsakeKeepsake Team Members:
Rei Kato
Daniela Nicula
Loyola University - Chicago (Leonard McKendrick) 9 7 8 2 10
Company School (Instructor)
I.E.
Score 1
B.I.E.
Score 2
Overall
Score 3
Bonus
Points
Overall
G-T-D
Score
GoldenGolden Team Members:
Bradley Appleman
Chadron State College (August Bruehlman) 116 92 104 3 107
Cameras R UsCameras R Us Team Members:
Justin Lozano
University of West Georgia (Kim Green) 116 85 101 4 105
Bombastic Images 2.0Bombastic Images 2.0 Team Members:
Alex Kirke
Liis Kullerkann
Ohio University (J Michael Geringer) 117 80 99 5 104
Helvetian CamsHelvetian Cams Team Members:
Manuel Murer
ZHAW - School of Management and Law ( Kucza/Schuppisser) 115 76 96 0 96
JJ Dynamite FlashJJ Dynamite Flash Team Members:
Kevin Spirk
California State University - Chico (Ted Kromer) 94 61 78 3 81
E Camera GuruE Camera Guru Team Members:
Gerry Ramella
Miami (of Ohio) University (R. Bruce Hearn) 78 51 65 2 67
Aperture TechnologyAperture Technology Team Members:
James Pettit
Franklin University (Richard Curtis) 64 41 53 2 55
KakashiKakashi Team Members:
Bret Caples
Bryan Pfeffer
Huy Vu
University of Maryland (Jeff Miller) 50 32 41 2 43
IcameraIcamera Team Members:
Aaron Mendelsohn
Saint Mary's College of California (Michael Hadani) 28 18 23 0 23
Fahlco ResolutionFahlco Resolution Team Members:
Michel Reynoard
Tecnologico de Monterrey (ITESM) (Luis Felipe Torres Gomez) 23 17 20 2 22
Company School (Instructor)
I.E.
Score 1
B.I.E.
Score 2
Overall
Score 3
Bonus
Points
Overall
G-T-D
Score
Easy WinEasy Win Team Members:
Kristian Rivera
Kevin Tran
Baruch College - City University of New York (Raghavan Parthasarthy) 119 100 110 0 110
Cop Cam CorporationCop Cam Corporation Team Members:
Venkataram Grandhi
S P Jain School of Global Management (Dave Barrows) 103 71 87 3 90
A CompanyA Company Team Members:
Mark Acton
Shawn Caldwell
University of New Mexico (Doug Thomas) 91 63 77 5 82
Just Jack CamerasJust Jack Cameras Team Members:
Dylan Curtis
Walsh University (Linda Duff) 90 60 75 3 78
Images for Life Cam.Images for Life Cam. Team Members:
Hao Qi Li
Wendy Rae
Caterina Sinopoli
Laurentian University (Carol Tristani) 73 52 63 2 65
Blink FilmBlink Film Team Members:
Casee Wynns
East Carolina University (Joy Karriker) 70 50 60 2 62
Foxtrot EnterprisesFoxtrot Enterprises Team Members:
Suzanne Jukiewicz
St. Catherine University (Patrick OBrien) 47 35 41 4 45
D CompanyD Company Team Members:
Michael Jacobson
The University of Alabama (Laurel Orrell) 38 29 34 3 37
Hewlett-PackardHewlett-Packard Team Members:
Micah Klumb
Jake McGuire
Oklahoma Wesleyan University (Wendel Weaver) 27 20 24 2 26
King.CoKing.Co Team Members:
Abdulmohsen Alsaif
Bluefield State College (Darrel Malamisura) 25 22 24 2 26
Go Cam GoGo Cam Go Team Members:
Corey Heiser
Columbia College of Missouri (John Altman) 26 20 23 1 24

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