Another Sunday, Funday – and the weather is bleh. (here in Maryland) Here’s what you need to know about the week ahead and a recap of what happened last week. Certainly the “2nd floor” was the talk of the town this week, beginning with preparation for the Inauguration, the Inauguration festivities (beginning with a prayer […]
Entrepreneur of the Year Award: Mary Hopkins Navies, Owner/Operator of eight (8) McDonald’s; President/CEO Award: Ellen Flowers-Fields, Regional Director, Small Business Development Center at College of Southern Maryland, Entrepreneurial Ecosystem Builder; Education Excellence Award: Dr. Tuajuanda C. Jordan, President, St. Mary’s College; Corporate Partner Award: Jerry Sanford, Economic Development Manager, Washington Gas, a WGL company.
This week is the Maryland Tourism and Travel Summit and we were excited to announce that visitor spending in the state is continuing to grow, up 2.1 percent to more than $17.7 billion in 2017. In fact, our more than 41.5 million annual visitors help generate $2.4 billion in taxes, and save every Maryland household […]
MD Hispanic Chamber News Update – October 2018 Dear members and friends, ¡Saludos! It’s Gala season! But, before getting into it, I want to take a moment to congratulate our very own MDHCC Board Member and President of the MDHCC’s Greater Baltimore Regional Chapter Corina Morga for being named a Baltimore Business Journal 40 Under […]
Odette Ramos, Executive Director, Community Development Network (CDN), presenting Doris J. Cammack-Spencer, President/CEO, Southern Maryland Minority Chamber of Commerce, with the Legacy Award for Achievement in the Community Development Field, at the CDN Annual Awards for Excellence meeting October 14, 2018.
Attorney General Frosh Announces Settlement with Neiswanger Management Services, LLC in Resident Dumping Case Companies to Pay $2.2 Million and to be Prohibited from Operating Nursing Homes in Maryland; State Alleged that NMS Engaged in Unlawful Resident Evictions BALTIMORE, MD (October 26, 2018) – Maryland Attorney General Brian E. Frosh today announced a settlement with […]
Please read the Influencer newsletter for October 2018. This newsletter is our first official Influencer Newsletter for The Startup Growth. We had a very busy month in October! We had many entrepreneurs share their stories of triumph, struggles, and advice for young entrepreneurs. One of the things that I love about doing this blog is […]
LOCATION 1801 McCormick Drive, Room 140, Largo, MD 20774 DATE AND TIME 09/19/18 1:00pm – 3:00pm Industry experts will discuss & answer questions to help you navigate the procurement process from a Job Costing & Compliance perspective. Featured Speakers: Angela Holmes, President/CEO, Creative Proposal Dynamics Group Miranda Jackson, MBE Compliance Manager, Prince George’s County Robert […]
U.S. Secretary of Commerce Announces Henry Childs, II as National Director of the Minority Business Development Agency Policy Advisor to the White House becomes the 17th National Director of the Minority Business Development Agency WASHINGTON (September 5, 2018) — Today, U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross announced that Henry Childs, II will be the new National […]
Tuesday, July 31, 2018 from 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM Johns Hopkins Eastern 1101 E. 33rd Street 3rd Floor – Conference Room. Baltimore, 21218 Are you wondering if a GSA Schedule is right for your company? Do you want to know what are the basic requirements for a schedule. Do you want to tap a hidden market worth […]