New business spotlight - Hitting the road to run errands

July 25, 2009

Name of business: RoadRunner Errand & Shopping Services LLC

Owners: Burma Miles and Angela Miles

Address: Clear Spring

Opening date: June 1

Products and services: Shopping and errand services, including grocery shopping, post office, pharmacy, gift buying, bill paying and other requested services. Also provide house visits when clients are traveling, pet visits, Realtor services, waiting for service or delivery person, typing or data entry, assist with moving/packing and other services as requested.

Market area: Tri-State area

How did you get into your business, or what motivated you to start it? "We felt there was a need in the Tri-State area for a personal service after having two of our aging parents in assisted living. We feel this service will benefit many people, including senior citizens, professionals, post-surgical patients, new mothers and more. Business contracts are available."


Previous business experience: Burma previously was an elementary school teacher and Angela previously owned a business.

Number of employees: Two

Hours: Monday to Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Emergency and holiday hours available as needed.

Phone number: 301-573-1930

Web site:

E-mail address:

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