Times News: Erie Woman Works Double Duty at Two Restaurants

Jenny Lin is profiled by the Times News as a young entrepreneur not afraid of risk taking.

Owning two businesses at a relatively young age is unusual, but more northwestern Pennsylvanians Lin’s age are looking to run their own business, said Beth Zimmer, chief executive of Innovation Collaborative, an Erie-based nonprofit organization dedicated to assisting entrepreneurship in the region.

“The millennial generation in our region seems to be interested in following their passion and are less risk-averse than others in the area,” Zimmer said.

More and more young people in the NWPA region, of the millennial generation, are saying enough is enough to the decline that has faced this region and taking on their shoulders the risk of new startups.

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