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Best-Strategy Invitational

The Best-Strategy Invitational (BSI) is a global competition among high-performing BSG companies from around the world. Hosted and administered by the BSG 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 BSG 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 1015 teams from around the world were invited to compete in the August 2014 BSI, and 108 teams accepted the invitation. They were separated into 10 different simulation industries, each competing for a BSI Grand Championship:

Company School (Instructor)
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FailFail Team Members:
Warot Makarananda
NIDA Business School (Nijaporn Chongudomliuk) 116 94 105 3 108
Catalyst Athletic Catalyst Athletic Team Members:
Frank Erickson
Metropolitan State University of Denver (Rajendra Khandekar) 119 87 103 4 107
Homage IndustriesHomage Industries Team Members:
Carl Otis
Christopher Warren
Syracuse University (Denis Gregoire) 119 82 101 5 106
I CompanyI Company Team Members:
Daniel McPherson
Webster University (Dennis Shannon) 114 86 100 3 103
B CompanyB Company Team Members:
Jishan Ali
Priyanka Chavan
Dhruval Shah
Niraj Sharma
Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies (Cajetan DSouza) 111 77 94 5 99
J CompanyJ Company Team Members:
Chris Drevalas
Alison Hunter
Benedictine University (John Draut) 110 64 87 4 91
Go FarGo Far Team Members:
Michael Webb
Radford University (Dale Henderson) 109 62 86 4 90
Awesomeness ShoesAwesomeness Shoes Team Members:
Ramell Gaston
Grantham University (Debra Krouse) 94 54 74 3 77
Kompanhia de SapatosKompanhia de Sapatos Team Members:
Paulo Matos
Romaik Moreira
University of Sao Paulo ( Luccas/Relvas) 88 48 68 4 72
EBORAEBORA Team Members:
Carlos Manuel Reyes
Aden Business School (Alberto Waisman) 18 12 15 2 17
Company School (Instructor)
I.E.
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Gold RunnersGold Runners Team Members:
Manal Al Seesi
Lamiaa Hassaan
Ahmed Kabil
American University in Cairo ( Becheikh/Morsy) 115 95 105 3 108
HUSKIES!! UCONN!!HUSKIES!! UCONN!! Team Members:
Nicholas Tardette
John Vassello
University of Connecticut (David Noble) 111 88 100 3 103
ElationElation Team Members:
Steven McCall
Binghamton University (Vishal Gupta) 108 83 96 4 100
Fierce Inc.Fierce Inc. Team Members:
Marius Danielsen
Philipp Krueger
University of Technology - Sydney (Antoine Hermens) 109 81 95 1 96
Destination FootwearDestination Footwear Team Members:
Jennifer Phipps
Franklin Pierce University (Martin Green) 105 68 87 4 91
K loggersK loggers Team Members:
Bruce Barrett
Western Governors University ( Heinzman/Iannucci) 97 78 88 1 89
IPedIPed Team Members:
Logan Harvey
Justin Hohn
Mike Idlewine
IUPU - Columbus (Thomas Clerkin) 88 56 72 1 73
Company School (Instructor)
I.E.
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GeziGezi Team Members:
Riza Tevfik Hilkin
Yeditepe University (Atilla Dicle) 120 98 109 4 113
AK-47AK-47 Team Members:
Art Ivakin
University of New Orleans ( Herrington/Logan) 120 91 106 3 109
JayBlueJayBlue Team Members:
Colin Lebold
Conestoga College (Bob Evans) 119 80 100 4 104
I ROC FootwearI ROC Footwear Team Members:
Matthew Bowers
Southern Oregon University (John Kinard) 118 76 97 6 103
BFalcon FootwearBFalcon Footwear Team Members:
Mayank Bhagat
Trang Dang
Aparajit Kumar
Pooja Sharma
ERC Institute, Singapore (Constantine Ng) 113 62 88 1 89
H CompanyH Company Team Members:
70 39 55 5 60
FCapo RegimeFCapo Regime Team Members:
Joseph Eeshw
Sheridan College (Brian Kasta) 68 40 54 0 54
Charter Shoe Co.Charter Shoe Co. Team Members:
Brooke McCaleb
The University of Alabama (Julia Etterer) 64 36 50 2 52
DSE ShoesDSE Shoes Team Members:
Syuzanna Esina
Western New England University (Joseph Gerard) 61 31 46 4 50
Company School (Instructor)
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AoKAoK Team Members:
Ryan Capes
Georgia Gwinnett College (Miranda Zhang) 118 84 101 4 105
Kreative KicksKreative Kicks Team Members:
Oluwadamilola Adewuyi
Morgan State University (Leyland Lucas) 114 80 97 6 103
INCA FOOTWEARINCA FOOTWEAR Team Members:
Yeseul Lee
University of California - San Diego (Dan Rudick) 114 81 98 2 100
HPineda CoHPineda Co Team Members:
Raúl Pineda
Universidad Iberoamericana (Jose Castro) 84 50 67 3 70
FAST SHOESFAST SHOES Team Members:
Rana Waqas Maqbool
GIFT University (Irfan Mehmood) 72 45 59 2 61
Just4KicksJust4Kicks Team Members:
Robert Leavy
University of Scranton (Taewan Kim) 74 42 58 1 59
Bad Dog FootwearBad Dog Footwear Team Members:
Loretta Asselin
South University (Tony Sturniolo) 10 8 9 0 9
Company School (Instructor)
I.E.
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Be Nida ThailandBe Nida Thailand Team Members:
Kittiya Assawasuphachai
Krit Benjaathonsirikul
Pawadee Chongwarin
Torranin Wattanakulung
Noppanai Witthayapipopsakul
NIDA Business School (Anukal Chiralaksanakul) 116 95 106 7 113
I am also ThaiI am also Thai Team Members:
Alma Duran
Panida Nateprasert
California State University - Channel Islands (Horst Liebl) 112 90 101 6 107
Dynamite ShoesDynamite Shoes Team Members:
Jason Bell
Diana Giang
Georgia Southwestern State University (Robert Bennett) 113 81 97 3 100
Ghost ShipsGhost Ships Team Members:
David Hansen
LeTourneau University (Karen Jacobs) 115 79 97 1 98
Killer FootwearKiller Footwear Team Members:
Nichole Sellers
National University (Harvey McDonald) 109 76 93 3 96
EchelonEchelon Team Members:
Kunal Deshpande
Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies (Cajetan DSouza) 91 56 74 2 76
Just4ECUJust4ECU Team Members:
Corey Czmiel
East Carolina University (Joshua Aaron) 92 54 73 2 75
FUBARFUBAR Team Members:
Samantha Johnson
University of Idaho (John Lawrence) 54 38 46 1 47
Company School (Instructor)
I.E.
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B.I.E.
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Overall
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Kicking Crazy FeetKicking Crazy Feet Team Members:
Stephane Plante
Université du Québec à Rimouski (Berthe Lambert) 117 99 108 2 110
GenchoGencho Team Members:
Denis Halvadzhiev
East Stroudsburg University (Daisy Wang) 116 81 99 3 102
Eagre UnlimitedEagre Unlimited Team Members:
Blake Fan
California State University - San Bernardino (William G. Donohoo) 115 74 95 4 99
Alpha MaleAlpha Male Team Members:
Craig Henning
Georgia State University (Burak Konduk) 108 68 88 4 92
Best Foot ForwardBest Foot Forward Team Members:
Danielle Donahue
Neumann University (Robert Till) 93 50 72 3 75
Da Bomb ShoesDa Bomb Shoes Team Members:
John Tessalee
University of Nebraska - Lincoln (Terrence Sebora) 89 52 71 1 72
Just Do ITJust Do IT Team Members:
Brant EVans
Western Governors University (Robert Heinzman) 82 46 64 1 65
Free Runner Free Runner Team Members:
Stuart Gardner
Keuka College (Samuel Ferrara) 41 31 36 2 38
Company School (Instructor)
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BoyerBoyer Team Members:
Christina Boyer
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University (Jeffrey Miles) 114 92 103 3 106
DVikingsDVikings Team Members:
Chukwuma Kalu
Lagos Business School (Nkemdilim Iheanachor) 115 86 101 5 106
Chamkila Ltd. Chamkila Ltd. Team Members:
Opinder Dhaliwal
University of the Fraser Valley ( Ahmed/Mackenzie) 113 85 99 3 102
G ooaaal ShoesG ooaaal Shoes Team Members:
Renan Springmann de Souza
University of Sao Paulo ( Barros/Castro/Santana) 113 75 94 3 97
Koko Inc.Koko Inc. Team Members:
Olukorede Agbenla
Kingston University (Konstantinos Pitsakis) 111 70 91 2 93
E CompanyE Company Team Members:
Siddhartha Paul
Lake Forest Graduate School of Management (Mike Smith) 54 32 43 2 45
ATeam CompanyATeam Company Team Members:
15 11 13 0 13
Company School (Instructor)
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F Revocs CorporationF Revocs Corporation Team Members:
Roland Riese
Alexander Wiebe
University of West Florida (Blaine Lawlor) 118 92 105 6 111
Dress ShoesDress Shoes Team Members:
Lee Huynh
Thinakaran Saminathen
University of Technology - Sydney (Antoine Hermens) 117 91 104 3 107
Illuminati SocietyIlluminati Society Team Members:
Joshua Marquart
Nova Southeastern University (Lee Pickler) 110 70 90 6 96
Kinetic EnergyKinetic Energy Team Members:
John Lockhart
Lamar University (Brad Mayer) 103 56 80 5 85
Balanced Soles Balanced Soles Team Members:
Darko Kankaras
Erskine College (Tracy McCurry) 99 52 76 2 78
Crazy Inc.Crazy Inc. Team Members:
Chinmay Dhopate
Jinkal Jain
Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies (Cajetan DSouza) 92 50 71 2 73
A CompanyA Company Team Members:
Gordon Walker
Eric Wood
North Carolina State University (Greg Young) 19 14 17 0 17
E CompanyE Company Team Members:
13 10 12 0 12
Company School (Instructor)
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EggoEggo Team Members:
Hang Pham
Georgia State University (Steven Dionne) 111 100 106 2 108
Chive OnChive On Team Members:
Tobias Vetter
University of Mary (John Trombley) 99 78 89 2 91
Busting BrosBusting Bros Team Members:
Caner Başaran
Middle East Technical University (Ugur Arikan) 92 71 82 3 85
G CompanyG Company Team Members:
Matthew Baer
Xavier University (Daewoo Park) 90 64 77 2 79
DominatusDominatus Team Members:
Jeremy Kanable
Western Governors University ( Heinzman/Iannucci) 78 60 69 0 69
I stand aloneI stand alone Team Members:
Joesph Phillips
Oklahoma State University ( Johnson/Kakarla/Pemmaraju) 76 55 66 1 67
Hope HighHope High Team Members:
Valerie Garant
Jean-francois Richard
Université du Québec à Rimouski (Berthe Lambert) 36 27 32 4 36
JINXJINX Team Members:
Lauren Snelson
Oregon Institute of Technology (Carmen Morgan) 20 15 18 1 19
Company School (Instructor)
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Defined SoulsDefined Souls Team Members:
Chris Nasadowski
Lincoln College - Normal (Christene Winkler) 113 95 104 3 107
Easy CompanyEasy Company Team Members:
Brian Zhu
Austin College ( Ciesynski/Johnson/Thomas) 114 94 104 2 106
Gum BootsGum Boots Team Members:
Wim Conradie
University of Stellenbosch (Johan Burger) 113 87 100 4 104
C CompanyC Company Team Members:
Austin Shoecraft
Ithaca College (Duncan Duke) 109 75 92 2 94
Hostile FootwearHostile Footwear Team Members:
Sofia Cuevas
Lacey Matson
California State University - San Bernardino (Paul Kirwan) 103 68 86 2 88
Aplus Aplus Team Members:
Chiahao Hsu
University of Massachusetts - Dartmouth (Satya Parayitam) 84 59 72 2 74
Bahia FootwearBahia Footwear Team Members:
Joseph Hagen
Waukesha County Technical College (Greg Schneider) 79 53 66 2 68

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