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Harold Charles's CEEPCO employs two thousand construction workers in Haiti



Small Business Person of the Year

Washington Metropolitan Area District Office
409 Third Street S.W. Second Floor
  Washington, DC 20416
(202) 205-8800
April 8, 2014

Harold R. Charles, PE, PMP, LEED AP
President / CEO
CEEPCO Contracting, LLC.

Dear Mr. Charles:
Congratulations! It is my pleasure to inform you that you have been selected by the Washington Metropolitan Area District Office (WMADO)

as our 2014 Small Business Person of the Year representing the state of Maryland.  As an award winner, you and a guest are invited to attend WMADO’s Small Business Week Awards celebration to be held in Washington, D.C., on Thursday, May 15, 2014, from 2 to 4 p.m. at U.S. Chamber of Commerce, 1615 H Street NW, Washington, DC.  

Your hard work, innovative ideas, and dedication to your community have helped you succeed. WMADO is pleased to recognize your achievements and your role in driving our nation’s economic growth.

Each year since 1963, the President has issued a proclamation calling for the celebration of Small Business Week. As you know, more than half of Americans who work either own or work for a small business.  

Again, congratulations on your award, and I look forward to meeting you in May. We will provide additional information about the event in the coming weeks.  In the meanwhile if you have any questions, please feel free to contact Eva Ngai at (202) 205-6244 or 

Warm Regards, 
Antonio Doss, District Director
U.S. Small Business Administration
Washington Metropolitan Area District Office