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Paul Dame, of Essex Junction, President of the Vermont Young Professionals and owner of Shepherd Financial Services in Essex Junction, received a “Rising Star” award from Vermont Business Magazine. The award had the largest number of nominations since the program’s inception in 2010 and Dame was one of 40 nominees across the state to receive the honor.

Other locals honored for this award were: Renee Dall of Cocktails Curing Cancer in Essex Junction, and Emir Heco of Heco Engineering in Essex Junction.