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Wright Express Donates more than $40,000 to the Arts
Season Sponsors of Portland Symphony Orchestra
SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine (April 7, 2011) — Wright Express Corporation has donated a total of more than $40,000 to six arts organizations that provide southern Maine with musical and theater performances. The organizations include the Portland Symphony Orchestra (season sponsors), the Portland Chamber Music Festival, Portland Stage (sponsored show “2 Pianos 4 Hands”), Maine State Music Theatre (sponsored show “The Whiz”), Portland Players (sponsored show “Chorus Line”) and Portland Ovations (sponsored show Nikolai Lugansky).
“We are thrilled that Wright Express has taken such a great role in supporting not only the Portland Symphony Orchestra but the arts community as a whole,” said Lisa Dixon, Executive Director of the Portland Symphony Orchestra. “It is this type of generosity that keeps our music and the arts alive and strong.”
Michael Dubyak, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Wright Express added, “One of our core values at Wright Express is to support the community that we work and live in. We believe that the creative community is an important part of our cultural fabric and we are proud to support their efforts.”
About Wright Express
Wright Express is a leading provider of value-based, business payment processing and information management solutions. The company's fleet, corporate and prepaid payment solutions provide its more than 350,000 customers with unparalleled security and control across a wide spectrum of business sectors. The company's subsidiaries include Wright Express Financial Services, Pacific Pride and Wright Express International, including Wright Express Prepaid Cards Australia and Wright Express Fuel Cards Australia. Wright Express and its subsidiaries employ more than 850 associates in six countries. For more information about Wright Express, please visit wrightexpress.com.
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