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By P. Kelly Smith

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For some entrepreneurs, running a successful business justisn't enough. Take Steve Rigsby, a Paul Davis Restoration (PDR)franchisee in Latonia, Kentucky. After 15 years with thereconstruction and restoration franchise and 1999 sales of $3.9million, Rigsby, 43, decided to branch out by establishing atraining center for insurance adjusters and agents looking tofulfill their continuing education requirements.

"We've provided a facility, as well as speakersaccredited by the government," Rigsby says. Located in theLatonia building, the training center offers courses three times ayear and averages about 30 attendees per session.

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