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Several West Virginia businesses were recognized April 11 by the U.S. Small Business Administration as part of its West Virginia Small Business Week awards.

Both SBA mid-Atlantic Regional Administrator Natalie Olson-Urtecho and WV District Director Judy McCauley expressed their pleasure in announcing the awards, which are as follows:

 

  • Small Business Person of the Year: Kenneth Allman, PracticeLink and MountainPlex Properties, Hinton
  • Exporter of the Year: Chad Harlan Remp, Wheeling Truck Center, Wheeling
  • Family-Owned Small Business of the Year: Christopher Alan Wendling – A.F. Wendling Inc., Buckhannon
  • Young Entrepreneur of the Year: Bridget Watters Rowsey – Bridget's Dance Academy, Huntington
  • Veteran Small Business Champion of the Year: Pam Neely, Martinsburg