Joe Petro owner of Hair O’ The Dog Wine and Spirits has been a resident of the Eastern Shore since 1989. As a CPA, Joe was the Controller for Easton Utilities prior to holding CFO positions with Tri-Gas & Oil, Pintail Point, and Masten Lumber. He was the Controller for Celeste Industries from 2001 until he opened Hair O’ The Dog in 2004. Joe previously served as President of the Eastern Shore Chapter of MACPA’s and was treasurer for the non-profit organization Kidworks.
Joe enjoys life and the many challenges and rewards of being an Easton business owner. He has a love of his community and feels fortunate to be able to be a part of it in both a social and business venue.
Joe received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting from the University of Baltimore in 1985. He is married to Vicki Petro, Director of Human Resources, at Easton Utilities. Together they have four children and Max their lovable Shih Poo. Joe is an avid Baltimore Orioles and Ravens fan and enjoys trying new food, great wine, and travel. His favorite pass time, however, is spending time with his family and, his beloved dog, Max.
“We are so happy to have Joe on our team at Talbot Humane” states Executive Director Patty Crankshaw-Quimby. “He has been a big supporter of our organization for years, always stepping up to help raise funds and awareness to the plight of the animals of our community.”