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    I "think" he means Matty Maroun, owner of Central Transport, the Ambassador bridge, and a lot of other things.


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    Quote Originally Posted by Lonesome View Post
    I "think" he means Matty Maroun, owner of Central Transport, the Ambassador bridge, and a lot of other things.
    AHA! Thank you for that information kind sir! Here he is!

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Manuel_Moroun

    It says that "A recent Forbes article listed him as the 321st richest American."

    And that his net worth is $2.5 billion (2010)

    Fascinating stuff;

    Moroun is of Lebanese descent.He grew up on Detroit's east side with his three sisters. His father ran two gas stations in Detroit, which Matty helped at before and during his high school education. During his sophomore year of high school (1946), his dad bought Central Cartage Company, which would later become Central Transport

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    Thats him. He is also the biggest snake there is in this industry. and the owner of PAM

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    Quote Originally Posted by airforcetoo View Post
    AHA! Thank you for that information kind sir! Here he is!

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Manuel_Moroun

    It says that "A recent Forbes article listed him as the 321st richest American."

    And that his net worth is $2.5 billion (2010)

    Fascinating stuff;
    Quote Originally Posted by GreyHound View Post
    Thats him. He is also the biggest snake there is in this industry. and the owner of PAM
    Based on what I read about him he's a real piece of work. He has the nerve to sue the American and Canadian governments for daring to build a new bridge that will link Detroit and Windsor. Reason? It will compete with that overstressed relic that he owns The Ambasador Bridge and threaten his allready overstuffed pockets. The said goverments should sue him for obstructing international commerce.

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    Anybody got a bridge for sale?

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    Quote Originally Posted by White Dog View Post
    Anybody got a bridge for sale?
    Contact Matty Maroun heard he's got one in Detroit that he might sell for 2 or 3 billion dollars.

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    I remember hearing a whole bunch of ads on the radio about voting against the bridge or something whenever I was in Detroit ... was that what my old boss was upto?!?!

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    Quote Originally Posted by DriverToBroker View Post
    Who is Matty Mahoon?
    If you don't know who Matty Maroon is you must be living in a bubble. Try a Google on him, as for me I have up close and personal experience.

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    Quote Originally Posted by semi retired semi driver View Post
    If you don't know who Matty Maroon is you must be living in a bubble. Try a Google on him, as for me I have up close and personal experience.
    Apparently I had been living in a bubble until the name was brought up in this very thread.

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    All the companies in the US out there and you chose PAM?

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