The Junior Financial and Investment Executives (JFINEX) held its first Quiz Bee this 2019, the “Clash of the Business Minds,” which happened last September 20, 2019 at the Audio-Visual Room, Sacred Heart College Lucena City. The contest consisted of financial management students from different college levels inside the school, eight teams with three-members each, battled it out to the “Business Minds 2019”.
The Quiz Bee revolved around the topics about: Microeconomics, general information about Business, Basic Accounting, Management and Finance. They were given two rounds- the Elimination Round, (Easy, Average and Hard levels), which consisted of multiple choice questions; and the Championship Round with purely identification questions only. The five teams that posted the highest scores from the elimination round battled out in the Championship Round.
The competition came to its end, and declared Marivic Constantino, Denise Juacalla and Andrey Atienza as champion; Carl James Limjueco, Elijah Dominic Samonte as the first runners-up; and Anri Pablo Calingasan, Claude Michelle Arandela and Ivy Saliendra as the second runners-up. The winners were given medals and certificates, All the participants of the Quiz Bee were also recognized and given certificates for their undeniable effort for preparing for this year’s Quiz Bee.
This event was made possible with the support of Mr. Arnel L. Cadeliña, JFINEX Moderator. He congratulated and encouraged all the participants, especially the winners, to be active in this kind of competition. Lastly, he made an exciting announcement for the next competition that the winners will be facing. Marivic Constantino, Denise Juacalla, Andrey Atienza, Carl James Limjueco and Elijah Dominic Samonte will compete in the Elimination Round of the “21st Inter-Collegiate Finance Competition” prepared by the Junior Finex Committee in partnership with JPMorgan Chase & Co. this coming October 25, 2019.
This event served as a platform for all the Finance students, to prepare for future competitions and quiz bees inside, and outside Sacred Heart College.