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Governor Scott Recognizes Sean Zargari with Governor’s Young Entrepreneur Award

Jan 18, 2018

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TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, during a meeting of the Florida Cabinet, Governor Rick Scott recognized Sean Zargari, 21, with the Governor’s Young Entrepreneur Award. Zargari is the founder of KONAleashes, a company that makes high quality dog products. KONAleashes was founded in 2016 and is based in Tallahassee. KONAleashes also donates one pound of dog food to animal shelters for each item sold.

Governor Scott said, “I’m proud to recognize Sean with the Young Entrepreneur Award today for his hard work to grow his business, KONAleashes. It’s great to see a young entrepreneur pursue his dream of building a small business and give back to animal shelters at the same time. It takes dedication and hard work to start a company, and I look forward to seeing KONAleashes’ success in Florida.”

KONAleashes Founder Sean Zargari said, “It’s an honor to be recognized with the Governor’s Young Entrepreneur Award. KONAleashes strives to provide the best quality products for you and your dog and we will continue to give back to animals in need. I’m excited to see what the future holds for us.”

For more information about KONAleashes, visit www.konaleashes.com. To learn more about the Governor’s Young Entrepreneur Award, visit HireFloridaGrads.com.

 

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