Comptroller Franchot to Visit Two Annapolis Businesses on Thursday

Rise Up Coffee and Parole Shoe & Luggage Repair to be recognized


Comptroller Peter Franchot


Mr. Franchot will stop by several Annapolis businesses on Thursday, beginning at Rise Up Coffee Roasters' newest location, where he will present a proclamation to owners Brandon and Caite Bartlett and partner Tim Cureton for the successful expansion of their organic Eastern Shore coffee enterprise to Annapolis.

Next, Mr. Franchot will head to Parole Shoe & Luggage Repair where he will recognize owner Simon Erdogan. For 49 years, Mr. Erdogan has headed up the family business repairing favored leather jackets, luggage and shoes for Annapolis-area customers.


Thursday, February 7, 2019


10:30 a.m.
Rise Up Coffee Roasters
2042 Somerville Road
Annapolis, MD 21401

11 a.m.
Parole Shoe & Luggage Repair
2060 Somerville Rpad
Annapolis, MD 21401


Susan O'Brien:
410-260-7305 (office); 443-875-8540 (mobile)

Alan Brody:
410-260-6346 (office); 443-924-1473 (mobile)