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Lee M. White Inc.

Published 9:18am Wednesday, March 20, 2013

Name of person featured: R. David Joll

DSCN4971 webName of business: Lee M. White Inc.

Street address: 31065 General Thomas Highway

Phone number of Business: 757-562-2131

Operating Hours: 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

E-mail address: dave@leemwhiteinc.com

Nature of Business: Trucking Co.

Principle owner/manager and title: Jim White Pres. Robert White Vice Pres. R. David Joll Terminal Manager

Year Founded: 1956

Prior Location(s): n/a

Number of employees: 21

How’s business going: Busy

One thing you wish everyone knew about your business: We have a full service shop for trucks and we do state inspections on trucks, cars and motorcycles.

Something you offer that a customer won’t find elsewhere: Service you wont talk to a machine you will talk to a human being and if we cant do it we will help you find someone that can.

Advice to young entrepreneurs: Your customers are your base treat them like they are family!!

Your first job: U.S. Air Force 1987 to 1992

Your role model (in business or in life generally) and why: My father he did anything and everything for his family

The key to a successful business is: Lead by example

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