Monday, January 4, 2021 – Hagatna, Guam
With the Annual Report submitted by all the participating JA Guam Company programs, preparations are underway for the Company of the Year competition. Students are fine tuning their one-minute sales pitch, four-minute business presentation, and their possible answers to questions that will be asked by a group of esteemed judges.
The event will be hosted through the virtual platform in compliance with the Governor’s Executive order on Saturday, January 9, 2021. The festivities will begin at 8:30 a.m. and include officers from all participating companies, judges representing private and public sectors and the JA Guam board members.
The competition stages include their one-minute commercial pitch, written annual report, one-minute sales pitch, team and individual Q&A, and business presentation. Participating companies and their sponsor include:
- Origins: Fanohge, sponsored by Bank of Guam
- Spec, sponsored by Bank of Hawaii
- Conquer Care, sponsored by Community First Federal Credit Union
- Masi, sponsored by Docomo Pacific
- Scribe, sponsored by GTA
- Kre8ability, sponsored by KUAM
- Ginefsaga, sponsored by Title Guaranty of Guam
- Emporia, Tiyan High School GCC program
Judges will choose the winners for the following categories: Best Commercial Pitch, Best in Show, Best Financial Practice, Best Annual Report, and Product of the Year. Individual awards will be presented to the top company officers which include Vice President of Marketing, Vice President of Production, Vice President of Finance and the coveted President of the Year title. After all is said and done, the prestigious Company of the Year award will be announced with the officers representing Guam in the 2021 JA Asia-Pacific Company of the Year competition later in the year.
Officers and mentors are reminded to submit their business presentation to the JA Board Chairperson and Executive Director by end of business day, Thursday, January 7, 2021.
Good Luck to all participating companies.