Virtual Enterprise (VE) is a student directed competition based business simulation that allows students to create and run every aspect of a business while competing against 430 Virtual Enterprise companies in over 20 regional, national, and global competitions throughout the year. This program welcomes a culminating business plan competition where they are judged by industry experts. The Virtual Enterprise team LUKO has advanced to the National Round of the Business Plan Presentation ensuring their top 32 standing and will be competing in April for National placement. Instructed by Sandy Stueber, the LUKO company consists of 22 students who have been working together since September to build the LUKO business. The business plan presentation team for LUKO includes: Logan Bermudez, Jeremy Lanz, Jonathan Holleran, Aidan Gardner, Sebastian Koch, Matthew Desmond.
In addition to the presentation team, LUKO's members are Benjamin D'Agostino, Belendjy Geneus, Isaiah Holm, Devon Linden, Daniel DiLeo, Tejasveer Khera, Jordell Brown, Dylan Cellamare, James McGorry, Michael McIndoo, Anthony Mendoza, Jack Neiland, Jace Nerzig, Zack Reichhold, Stephen Ryan, and Kortney Wilkerson Ferguson. Every member of the company plays an integral role in the success of the company whether it is in the Accounting and Finance Department, Marketing Department, Digital Media Department, Operations, or Human Resources Department. Each individual role operates together to execute a successful company that educates useful business skills for them to build upon for years to come.