The $25,000 Tweet!

December 4, 2012 at 12:47 pm Leave a comment


On December 2, 2012, Alex Gordon won the $25,000 first prize in the ModelOff worldwide Excel competition, held at the Microsoft Office in Manhattan. Alex is a senior analyst for Price Waterhouse Coopers in Wellington, New Zealand.
Alex beat out 2,000 competitors to win the first annual competition.

I was one of the judges at the event. Alex came up to me and thanked me… he had found out about the competition from this tweet:

It was this tweet that alerted Alex to the ModelOff competition.

It was this tweet that alerted Alex to the ModelOff competition.

Congratulations to all 16 ModelOff Finalists and to Alex for winning the grand prize.

Bill Jelen from MrExcel, ModelOff grand prize winner Alex Gordon, and Professor Simon Benninga at the ModelOff Finals in NYC

Bill Jelen from MrExcel, ModelOff grand prize winner Alex Gordon, and Professor Simon Benninga at the ModelOff Finals in NYC

All this week, the MrExcel podcast will feature tips from For your shot at the 2013 ModelOff grand prize, pre-register at http://www.modeloff.com/modeloff-2013/

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