Franchot to Tour Sports Equipment Manufacturer and Print Shop on Friday

STX and Work Printing & Graphics are fixtures in Pigtown neighborhood

WHO:

Comptroller Peter Franchot

WHAT:

Comptroller Peter Franchot will visit two Baltimore businesses and present them with proclamations Thursday afternoon. Mr. Franchot will first tour the global sports manufacturer STX, producer of cutting edge lacrosse and hockey equipment for nearly 50 years. STX is responsible for ushering in the "modern era" of lacrosse with their synthetic lacrosse head in 1970 and has continued to innovate ever since.

He will then honor Rob and Debbie Dickerson, owners of Work Printing and Graphics. For nearly 20 years, the couple has helped to revitalize the Pigtown neighborhood through investment, outreach and stewardship.

WHEN:

Thursday, January 17, 2019

WHERE:

4 p.m.
STX
1500 Bush St.
Baltimroe, MD 21230

4:45 p.m.
Work Printing and Graphics
762 Washington Blvd.
Baltimore, MD 21230

CONTACT:

Alan Brody: abrody@comp.state.md.us
410-260-6346 (office); 443-924-1473 (mobile)