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The founder of 84 Lumber and the Nemacolin Resort spoke with WVU students Tuesday morning.

Joe Hardy presented his story as part of the College of Business and Economics Distinguished Speaker Series.

At the age of 31, Hardy, a University of Pittsburgh graduate, left the family jewelry business to begin his own lumber company known today as 84 Lumber.

WVU faculty said students can learn a lot about building a successful business from Hardy.