Study: Immigrant entrepreneurs help drive cities’ revival

In other sections of the city, Lowell has a strong immigrant economy as well. Last year, the owners of six Lowell businesses were nominated with others from across the state for the Immigrant Learning Center’s Immigrant Entrepreneur Awards: Rosemary Agbede of Unique You Salon; Tom Dang of Pho Da Lat Restaurant; Calvin Duong of New Century Auto Collision and Service Center; Bracha Horovitz of Federal Fabrics-Fibers Inc.; Manuel and Elizabeth Silva of Silva’s Mini-Market; and Angela Westen of Angela Westen Insurance Agency.