Marva Allen

Marva Allen — Serial entrepreneur with four businesses

Entrepreneur, technologist, author, and teacher Marva Allen lives in Beacon and runs four businesses.

Beacon (Dutchess County) BusinessTechWriting

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Jesse Brown

Founder of local video platform Hudsy

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Amber Spiegel

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Julia Green

Illustrator, songwriter, and comedian

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Natalie Forteza

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Maryline Damour

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Deana Burke

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Neil Cohen

Filmmaker of the cult classic comedy Chief Zabu and children's book author

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The Ramsdens

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Mike Burdge

Founder of and programmer of Story Screen Beacon

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Lauree Ostrofsky

Founder of Hudson Valley Women in Business

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