TrustCorp America new business Q&A

November 18, 2002

Owners: Ferris, Baker Watts Inc. owns 35 percent; the remainder is management and private investors.

Address: 111 S. Potomac St., Hagerstown, second floor.

Opening date: Aug. 5.

Products and services: Trust administration, estate planning and estate settlement.

Market area: Mid-Atlantic.

How did you get into your business or what motivated you to start it? "To fill a void in the area of personalized trustee services that large banks, with all the mergers and acquisitions, are no longer filling."

Previous business experience: Gerald M. Driscoll, who heads up the office, has more than 30 years of trust and estate planning experience.


Number of employees: 11.

Hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Web site:

Telephone: 301-766-9100.

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