Northwestern Mutual Sales Competition
The Northwestern Mutual "MVP" Sales Competition was held Wednesday, September 25, 2013 in the Purdue Center for Professional Selling. The 30 participants were asked to sell disability insurance to Drew Brees as well as sell college fund services for his four children. The MVP Sales Competition Reception was held in the Buchanan Room in Ross-Ade Stadium where the participants, company representatives, CSR faculty, and center interns enjoyed tailgating food and networked before the awards banquet began.
After dinner, the candidate who placed first, Charlene Carroll, was awarded Colts tickets and a free exclusive tailgating package provided by Ruth's Chris Grill. The second place candidate, Shaswath Natarajan, was awarded an iPad. The third place candidate, Erik Moeller, was awarded a padfolio.