Comptroller Franchot to Visit Annapolis for Shop Maryland for the Holidays Tour

-Comptroller to Encourage Shoppers to Spend their Holiday Gift Dollars Locally-

WHO:             Comptroller Peter Franchot

WHAT:           Comptroller Franchot will be joined by Cailey Locklair Tolle, president of the Maryland Retailers Association, on his Shop Maryland for the Holidays tour in Annapolis this afternoon. Also joined by local elected, business and community leaders, they will begin the shopping tour at Paws Pet Boutique followed by stops at Blue Crab Antiques, Maria’s Picture Place, Annebeth’s and ending at Be Home. 

Shop Maryland for the Holidays is an annual tour hosted by the Comptroller to encourage Marylanders to shop locally for the holidays. Shopping in local communities keeps holiday shopping dollars in Maryland and supports hard-working employees at local retail outlets.

WHEN            Today, November 18, 2015

                        2 p.m.

WHERE:        Paws Pet Boutique (Starting point)

                        64 State Circle

Annapolis, MD 21401

CONTACT:    Vicki Fisher 410-260-7816 (office), 443-534-6259 (cell)