MBA students win case competition at Wake

Matthews, N.C. – A team of Wingate University MBA students won the MBA Case Competition held this past weekend at the Wake Forest University Schools of Business Healthcare Conference in Winston-Salem.

The case was based on an actual start-up biomaterials firm and the pending initial launch of its product lines. The winning team included the following current MBA students from the Charlotte area: Kevin Davis, Loudoun Emswiler, Ashley Meadows and Dawn Herndon. “We are pleased with the impressive performance of our team of MBA students,” said Wingate University MBA Director Mark Bryant. “Their diligence and ultimate success in the case competition demonstrates the quality and commitment exemplified by our students.”

Wingate University’s MBA program is taught at the Metro Campus in Downtown Matthews. The program offers five areas of concentration: finance, marketing, corporate innovation, healthcare management and general management. For more information about the MBA program visit

Founded in 1896, Wingate University is a private university of 2,159 students offering active learning opportunities through personalized instruction, world travel, career discovery and community service.

Wingate offers 34 undergraduate majors in arts and sciences, business, communication, education, fine arts, music and sport sciences.
Graduate degrees in business, accounting, education, physician assistant studies and sport administration are also awarded as well as Doctor of Pharmacy and the Doctor of Education degrees. Bulldog student-athletes compete in 19 NCAA Division II sports.
Wingate University has won the South Atlantic Conference Echols Athletic Excellence Award for the past three years.


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