Home Hotel CoStar Teams SHARE Heart Crowns Winners of 5 Pupil Market Research Competitions

CoStar Teams SHARE Heart Crowns Winners of 5 Pupil Market Research Competitions

CoStar Teams SHARE Heart Crowns Winners of 5 Pupil Market Research Competitions


Student Market Study Competition winners
  CoStar Teams SHARE Heart Crowns Winners of 5 Pupil Market Research Competitions

In its continued help of hospitality, tourism and actual property training world wide, CoStar Group’s SHARE Heart held 5 scholar market competitions in October and November 2023.

Groups of three to 6 college students, with the help of their school advisor, chosen a market and had been supplied with a regular set of studies and information. Groups then analyzed the info, drew on exterior sources and labored collectively to create a market research presentation, which was then offered to a panel of senior-level business judges.

“This yr we held 4 regional competitions and, for the primary time, one world competitors,” stated Duane Vinson, STR Vice President and Assistant Director of the CoStar Group SHARE Heart. “For the worldwide competitors, prime groups in every area competed head-to-head to find out one of the best workforce on this planet. The outcomes had been unimaginable, and it was wonderful to look at each scholar do their half. A number of of the judges commented that they felt excited and invigorated realizing that these college students would sometime be main the hospitality and tourism business.”

Learn extra on every competitors beneath, with extra quotes from Duane Vinson in addition to professors and college students who participated within the occasions.

Spanish Pupil Market Research Competitors (27 October)

“For Universidad Iberoamericana Puebla, securing victory for the third consecutive time within the Spanish Pupil Market Research Competitors speaks volumes concerning the unparalleled dedication and excellence that our college students have within the area of hospitality and tourism,” stated Selene Itzia Perez Martinez, a professor at Universidad Iberoamericana Puebla. “Their adeptness in crafting an in-depth market research and delivering their findings impressively to distinguished judges and business professionals underscores their excellent analytical abilities and management capabilities. Collaborating with such pushed and proficient college students has been a privilege, and this distinctive achievement additional solidifies our establishment’s dedication to fostering excellence in our college students’ tutorial {and professional} endeavors.”

Out of 5 groups from two international locations (Mexico and Peru), Universidad Iberoamericana Puebla in Mexico received first place on this competitors.

1.Universidad Iberoamericana Puebla, Mexico
2. Universidad Peruana de Ciencias Aplicadas, Peru
3.Universidad Iberoamericana, Mexico

Finalist   Universidad Anahuac, Mexico

EMEA Pupil Market Research Competitors (3 November)

Out of 9 taking part groups from seven international locations (Hungary, Lithuania, Romania, Serbia, Switzerland, Turkey, and the UK), EHL (Switzerland) achieved first place on this competitors.

1. EHL, Switzerland
2. Les Roches, Switzerland
3. College of Surrey, United Kingdom

Finalist   Manchester Metropolitan College, United Kingdom
Finalist   Singidunum College, Serbia                             

“We’re profoundly honored and crammed with pleasure to have launched into this distinctive studying journey, representing EHL Hospitality Enterprise College within the EMEA Market Research Competitors,” stated the EHL Pupil Market Research Group. “Rising as champions within the EMEA area and securing a spot as finalists within the world competitors, which reunited contestants from each undergraduate and graduate groups, ignited and amplified our ardour for resort insights and evaluation. Inside this competitors, we delved deep into the artwork of crafting compelling narratives from intricate information, whereas additionally enhancing important mushy abilities similar to teamwork, crucial pondering, and conducting intensive quantitative analyses, all throughout the constraints of a decent timeline. Our heartfelt appreciation extends to the CoStar Group SHARE Heart for his or her group of the competitors, to the judges for his or her refined experience, and to our devoted coaches, Christina Tavares, Maggie Chen, and Kassem Jouni, for his or her unwavering help.”

Asia Pacific Pupil Market Research Competitors (8 November)

Republic Polytechnic (Singapore) received first place out of 13 taking part groups from six international locations (Australia, China, Indonesia, Philippines, Singapore, and Vietnam).

1. Republic Polytechnic, Singapore
2. Beijing Hospitality Institute, China
3. Hong Kong Polytechnic College, China

Finalist   College of Santo Tomas, Philippines
Finalist   LPU Manila, Philippines
Finalist   LPU Batangas, Philippines

“Collaborating on this competitors is an efficient studying platform for our college students,” stated Celine Quec, a senior lecturer at Republic Polytechnic. “It allows us and our college students to embrace challenges and work with esteemed business specialists from Singapore, Australia, Germany, and America to counterpoint our journey with invaluable insights.”

Americas Pupil Market Research Competitors (10-11 November)

 “The scholars developed invaluable abilities similar to teamwork, networking with business professionals in particular person and by way of Zoom, information evaluation, and time administration,” stated Shaniel Bernard, an assistant professor at Virginia Tech. “They had been capable of synthesize information from a big market similar to Washington, D.C., and innovatively inform the story from the attitude of a number of stakeholders (DMO, hotelier, dealer, proprietor/investor).

“I’m extraordinarily happy with the arduous work, resiliency, and dedication of our Howard Feiertag HTM college students who spent numerous hours exterior the classroom, even within the wee hours of the evening, working cohesively on this mission to realize this well-deserved end result. This milestone achievement units them other than the remaining on this aggressive job-market local weather.”

Amongst 22 groups from three international locations (Canada, Mexico, and the U.S.), Virgina Tech College received.

1. Virginia Tech College
2. Utah Valley College
3. College of Houston
4. Toronto Metropolitan College
5. Cal Poly Pomona

Finalist   Southern Utah College
Finalist   Penn State College
Finalist    Universidad Panamericana, Mexico

World Pupil Market Research Competitors (18-19 November)

Virginia Tech College completed first amongst 13 taking part groups.

1. Virginia Tech College
2. College of Houston
3. Utah Valley College
4. Cal Poly Pomona

Finalist   Universidad Iberoamericana Puebla, Mexico
Finalist   EHL, Switzerland
Finalist   Les Roches, Switzerland

“We strongly encourage faculties that maybe haven’t participated prior to now to hitch us for a future competitors,” stated Vinson. “The general expertise for the scholars is overwhelmingly optimistic. Each scholar participant and school advisor obtained a certificates signifying their involvement and supreme placement of their competitors. The highest-placing groups additionally obtained plaques, and the successful workforce in every area and the worldwide competitors obtained a US$1,000 prize.”

CoStar is a number one supplier of on-line actual property marketplaces, info and analytics within the property markets. For extra details about the corporate and its services, please go to www.costargroup.com.



Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here