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"Entrepreneurs' Cafe" competition helps small business owners

LEWISBURG, W. Va (WVVA)-- The Entrepreneur's Cafe competition in Lewisburg brings current, and aspiring local business owners together...all hoping to win a cash prize of more than $1300.

"This is what our country was built on. It's the American dream," said Katie Ickes, Executive Director of the Greenbrier Valley Chamber of Commerce. 

Competitors presented why their business idea should win, and the crowd voted for a favorite.  Cynthia deville came away with the prize. She says she will use the money to fund her fledgling hair-care business.

"The goal is to make men comfortable, and give them an option for hair care services in the Greater Lewisburg area," she said.

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