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Artist/Educator Wins “Experienced Dreamers” Contest

On August 6, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania officially welcomed 56-year-old Tess Lojacono as the winner of the city’s Experienced Dreamers Project, a national contest that invited entrepreneurs age 45 and older to submit proposals for launching their dream venture in Pittsburgh. The contest attracted entries from … Continue reading

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Downsized Designer Shuns Corporate Life – and Finds Success

By Lynne Strang, Late Blooming Entrepreneurs For Donna Herrle, life changed in two days. That’s how much notice the Pittsburgh woman received that she was being laid off from her position at a healthcare group purchasing organization where she had … Continue reading

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Lamp Artist Finds Watts of Success

By Lynne Strang, Late Blooming Entrepreneurs Barbara Cosgrove doesn’t make ordinary lamps.  She designs beautiful, sleek creations with clean lines and shades in tasteful, muted colors. Most of her lamps look like sculptures because, well, they are, in a way. … Continue reading

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