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Immigrant Finds Success in Shoe Repair Businessi
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January 31, 2014
People around the world emigrate to the United States seeking a better life. And many of them achieve their dreams by running a small business. Steve Doudaklian's family is among them. His father came to the U.S. more than three decades ago from Lebanon and opened a shoe repair business outside Washington that quickly became known for its quality services. In this story narrated by Amy Katz, VOA's June Soh introduces us to Steve Doudaklian, a fourth generation shoe craftsman.

Immigrant Finds Success in Shoe Repair Business

Published January 30, 2014

People around the world emigrate to the United States seeking a better life. And many of them achieve their dreams by running a small business. Steve Doudaklian's family is among them. His father came to the U.S. more than three decades ago from Lebanon and opened a shoe repair business outside Washington that quickly became known for its quality services. In this story narrated by Amy Katz, VOA's June Soh introduces us to Steve Doudaklian, a fourth generation shoe craftsman.


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