Graphic Design Students Win at Future Business Leaders of America Competition

Tuesday, January 21, 2020

On Saturday, January 18, 2020, 18 of Pinnacle's Graphic/Web Design and Animation students competed in Future Business Leaders of America’s Regional Conference at ASU West in the following events: E-Business Website, Graphic Design, Public Service Announcement, Publication Design and Website Design. Approximately 500 students from 28 Arizona high schools competed in over 40 business-related events.  This was Pinnacle’s third year competing.

Fifteen (15) of Pinnacle’s Graphic Design students are now gold-medal Regional Champions after taking first place in their respective Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) competitive events on Saturday at ASU West.

Pinnacle's FBLA Winners

FIRST Place in Graphic Design (left to right): Allison MacDonell, Emma Blackstone, and Kassidy Snow

Allison MacDonell, Emma Blackstone and Kassidy Snow

FIRST Place in Publication Design: Jack Hanna, Paige McLaughlin, and Kevin Martinez

Jack Hanna, Paige McLaughlin and Kevin Martinez

FIRST Place in Public Service Announcement (2-D Animation): Jackson Raines, Mckenna Watson, and Alexandra Rosner

Jackson Raines, Mckenna Watson and Alexandra Rosner

FIRST Place in Website Design: Meghan Patnode, Jonathan Thomas, and Caitlin Squires

Meghan Patnode, Jonathan Thomas and Caitlin Squires

FIRST Place in E-Business Website: Cameron Munk, Jadyn Ngo, and Michael Brayer

Cameron Munk, Jadyn Ngo and Michael Brayer

SECOND Place in Graphic Design (and ONLY because Pinnacle also took first place): Colin Roch, Thompson Dallaire, and Joshua King

Colin Roch, Thompson Dallaire and Joshua King

The next competition is the Future Business Leaders of America State Conference in Tucson, April 6th through 8th.

Thank you to Steven Soekrasno at Biggiweb Internet Solutions for hosting the students' websites! Check out Biggiweb's website and services.