Highest Honors: Kimberly Baum, Swathi Bolneni, Courtney Butt, Amanda Card, Alex Chan, Katheryn Connell, Emily Copeland, Vanessa David, Ajay Dhesikan, Kate Duffy, Alysha Helenic
, Xueting Jiang, Rachael Kadish, Katherine Kalinowski, Ruby Lee, Bryan McKenna, Devin Merullo, Santiago Miret, Margaret Monahan, Griselle-Astrid Ong, Fatemeh Parvin-Nejad, Nicole Peltier, Megan Roy, Mia Shimokawa, Edward Smongeski, Laura Stapler, Emily Wintner and Elaine Xie.
To this end, leading domestic kvas maker OAO Deka, which controls 31% of the kvas drinks market, may sell a 25% stake in the company, in a bid to raise money to fight the rising competition from new entrants Baltika and the Coca Cola Helenic
Bottling Company (CCHBC) which are expecting a consumer shift from beer to kvas, if the taxes on the former are raised, as had been suggested.
Participants included those on the Blue Team - John McBride, Nidhi Krishnan, Kathryn Forts, Kerry Ditson and Jeffrey Baum; Black Team - Alex Jiang, Matthew Durso, Nick Reposa, Alicia Collins and Jessica Grip; Yellow Team - Akshaya Krishnaswamy, Paul Tizzano, Alysha Helenic
, Sam Quinn and Alisha Beaudry; and Red Team - Alyssa Carelli, Scott Goodwin, John Sooy, Jessica Foley and Danny Canton.