Maryland Comptroller Peter Franchot visits Choptank Transport

Posted by Harriet Mills on Feb 20, 2013 8:16:07 AM

Peter Franchot talks with Choptank's national sales representative Steve Ford while Choptank Transport President/CEO Geoff Turner looks on

By ABBY ANDREWS Staff WriterThe Star Democrat

Comptroller Peter Franchot visited two longtime Caroline County businesses Monday to commend them for their fiscal contributions to local and state economies, and their philanthropic contributions to their communities.

"The state is always on the hunt for initiatives to get new businesses started, and while I hope those take hold and are successful, I don't think we appreciate and recognize existing businesses enough," Franchot said. Read Full Story

L-R Choptank Transport President/CEO Geoff Turner, Maryland Comptroller Peter Franchot, and Caroline County Commissioner Wilbur Levengood.

 

 

 

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