Ahmed Saied is a senior attending Coldwater High School and is enrolled in the Business, Management, Marketing & Technology program at the Branch Area Careers Center.
Ahmed is employed through the On-The-Job Training program at Quality Inn & Suites Coldwater as Front Desk and Laundry staff. He is under the supervision of Abe Abdullah.
His job duties include customer service, organizing and preparing the banquet room, assisting co-workers where he is needed, and general laundry tasks. Ahmed feels that working while attending high school has given him a competitive edge in the career field. His OJT Training has jump started his training in customer service and business. Ahmed feels the best part of his OJT placement is assisting his co-workers get tasks done with quality and with an organized plan for success.
At the Branch Area Careers Center, Ahmed is a member of Business Professionals of America (BPA). He also attended Generation E for young entrepreneurs.
Ahmed is a Coldwater High School Boys Varsity Soccer Conference Honorable Mention player. He is a member of the District, Regional and State Semifinalist Soccer team.
Ahmed’s hobbies include playing sports with friends, traveling, and family time. He plans to attend Kellogg Community College and then transfer to Michigan State University to pursue a degree in accounting. He is the son of Abdullatif Saied and Thuhfa Umai.