Helping special drivers pays off for local builder

Cheramie, Paul
August 1994
New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);8/15/94, Vol. 15 Issue 6, p17
Focuses on Crescent Vans and their conversion work on handicap-access vans. Increase in sales for the company; History of the company; James Scott, owner of Crescent Vans; Future prospects for the company.


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