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Roanoke man named Virginia Small Business Veteran of the Year

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ROANOKE (WSLS 10) - A Roanoke business owner received a state-wide award for his small business and his part in the military.

The Virginia Small Business Development Centers Network recognized Commander Michael Leigh as the 2014 Virginia Small Business Veteran of the Year.

The Roanoke Regional SBDC nominated Leigh for the award, which will be presented at the Veterans-in-Business conference in Arlington in March.

Leigh is the founder and CEO of OpX Solutions and served in the Navy for 10 years.