College of Business

Sales Competitions

Chico State's CSSI Sales Competition kickoff is on April 15th!

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Win up to $1,000 this month right here at Chico State! 

The countdown to Chico State's biggest sales event has begun, and it all kicks off in BMU 309! 🎯

🌺 Join us on Monday in BMU 309 from 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM for an unforgettable CSSI Kickoff. Immerse yourself in the vibrant Hawaiian vibe sponsored by Gallo Winery, and prepare to launch your success story! 🍷🌴

Get the lowdown on the main event on April 26th, understand the ins and outs of the role play, and find out how to compete for prizes up to $1,000. 🏆💡

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Before the event, make sure to register for CSSI here below!

Our final Sales Competition of the year is on April 26th! It is called CSSI (Chico State Sales Invitational) and is hosted here on Campus. This competition is an excellent opportunity to expand your sales skills before the end of the year. Register for the event by pressing here or scanning the QR code below. Spots are limited. 

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Looking for real life experiences?

Take part in one of our professional sales competitions! Competitions will push your personal and professional development to new levels. Not only will these competitions help refine your professional sales skills and knowledge, they will also help you get noticed by recruiters. Students in the Seufferlein Sales Program have the opportunity to participate in all of the competitions listed below.


If you are interested in gaining skills in a real world setting,  here is the interest to compete link. These role plays also put you in the line of site for our 39+ corporate partners who are looking at you for internships and post graduated roles. 

If you have questions please contact our Director Thomas Villa, tpvilla@csuchico.edu

Spring 2024 Competitions

All bold competitions are hosted by Chico State

COMPETITIONDATELOCATION
FIU Bilingual Sales CompetitionTBAMiami, FL
Oregon State Sales CompetitionFebruary 15th to 18thCorvallis, Oregon
Arizona State Sales CompetitionFebruary 23rd to 24thTempe, AZ
Western StatesMarch 11th to March 12thBMU 100
Alumni Sales CompetitionApril 25thChico State
Chico States Sales Invitational (CSSI)April 26thColusa 100
European Sales CompetitionMay 21st to May 25th Helsinki, Finland

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For assistance filling out your application, please visit our office in Glenn 206 or email tpvilla@csuchico.edu.  


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Contact Us

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Glenn Hall Room 206

530-898-3840

Thomas Villa
Executive Director
tpvilla@csuchico.edu 
916-223-2171 

Kristen Chatham
Program Manager
kbchatham@csuchico.edu

Finn Blacker
Operations Assistant
fcblacker@csuchico.edu  

Natalie Bourn
Corporate Relations Assistant
nibourn@csuchico.edu 

Ashley Gay
Corporate Relations Assistant
agay@csuchico.edu

Chad Haller
Marketing Assistant
cthaller@csuchico.edu

Hannah Taft
Marketing Assistant
hetaft@csuchico.edu

Tyler Shaw
Operations Assistant
tshaw@csuchico.edu

Ian Howes
Operations Assistant 
imhowes@csuchico.edu

Lia Vansoest
Competition Coach 
lvansoest@csuchico.edu 


Letter from the Executive Director

"The Seufferlein Sales Program (SSP) finished the 2022/2023 academic school year with 544 students enrolled in our program representing 64 different majors! Whether you are an engineering, IT, communications, liberal arts, computer science, really any major,  we want you to come check out our 21 unit sales certificate." Read the whole letter for our Executive Director here.


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