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Alfred University alumni featured in Business Insider’s ‘15 Coolest Jobs’ listing

A pair of Alfred University alumni who went into business together three years ago are featured in Business Insider’s “15 Coolest Jobs.”

Billy Guilford and Geoff Koslow are 2010 graduates of Alfred University, earning Bachelor of Fine Arts degrees in art and design. As owners of Lexington Glassworks, the business they co-founded in Asheville, NC, in January 2015, the pair hold the number 10 spot on Business Insider’s listing of the “15 Coolest Jobs.”

Lexington Glassworks in a glass blowing studio, where original glass art and custom lighting is made and sold. Guilford and Koslow provide live glass blowing demonstrations to the public, offering patrons locally-made craft beer served in handmade glasses.

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