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August 15, 2004

Name of business: McAfee Asphalt

Owner: Chris L. McAfee

Address: 21 Harvard Road, Hagerstown

Opening date: July 1

Products and services: Blacktop and seal coating driveways and parking lots

Market area: Washington, Frederick and Montgomery counties. Will go anywhere in Maryland.

How did you get into your business, or what motivated you to start it? "My motivation was my family. I wanted to make a better life for them. I have been in the business for 27 years and I have climbed the ladder from being a laborer to equipment operator to foreman. I'm not an inside desk person. I like being outside meeting and talking with people, so the next step was to own my own business."

Previous business experience: Has been in the business for 27 years.

Number of employees: Three

Hours: By appointment


Web site: None

Phone number: 301-714-1499

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