In April the St. Louis CAPS program held their 1st Annual Student Showcase at Maritz Holdings Inc. in Fenton, MO. The Showcase provided an opportunity to recognize the 2017-18 student associates and the business partners that make the St. Louis CAPS program possible. Each business partner received a special plaque to commemorate their support of St. Louis CAPS.
The evening started in Burton Auditorium with a welcome by Dr. Steve Brotherton, Affton School District Superintendent. After the welcome a message of inspiration and encouragement was provided by Brandon Dempsey, Co-Founder of goBRANDgo! and member of St. Louis CAPS Board of Directors. The auditorium presentation ended with a few students from each St. Louis CAPS courses speaking about their experiences throughout the school year. After the 30 minute program in the auditorium, attendees were treated to desserts and refreshments in the atrium while they browsed student associate displays.
The Student Showcase was coordinated by two student associates in the Global Business and Entrepreneurship course.