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Thrival Festival bangs the drum for Pittsburgh entrepreneurs

More than 11,000 people attended the 2015 Thrival Festival concert at Mill 19 in Pittsburgh's Hazelwood neighborhood. | Photo courtesy of Thrill Mill/Thrival

August 29, 2016 - 10:04am

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Josh Knauer

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In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Paul Fireman

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Picture this: Health platform exercises data to visualize weight loss

Dee Barker illustrates how to use the Better Body Image platform. | Photo courtesy of Better Body Image

August 16, 2016 - 4:54pm

Think out of the BoXZY: Brothers blaze a trail for fellow makers

Joel (left) and Justin Johnson launched BoXZY in 2012. | Courtesy of BoXZY

August 12, 2016 - 12:13pm

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Nate Quigley

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In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Joel Johnson

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This Pittsburgh firm can turn garbage into data

Charlie (left) and Brian Dolan founded Sequoia Waste in 2011. | Courtesy of Sequoia Waste

August 3, 2016 - 10:42am

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Emmitt Smith

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Pittsburgh startup wants a slice of the global razor market

Leaf Shave co-founders Adam Simone (left) and Adam Hahn hope to have their razors on the market by early next year. | Photo courtesy of Leaf Shave

July 15, 2016 - 12:43pm

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