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3rd Annual Whole Foods Showcase

3rd Annual Whole Foods Showcase

On Monday, August 3rd, CIC and Whole Foods Market Charlottesville hosted the 3rd Annual Whole Foods Entrepreneur Showcase.

Seven local entrepreneurs, and graduates of CIC's entrepreneurship workshop, demoed their products Monday evening. The event helps them reach a wider audience and expand their network and customer base.

Thank you to Whole Foods for hosting the event and supporting local entrepreneurs!

Photo to the left is by Ryan M. Kelly from Daily Progress. Find more photos of the event taken by Daily Progress here and the story of it on NBC 29.