Maryland Business Pulse | July 2019


I was fortunate enough to see Washington County in a whole new way during my tour last week – from the cockpit of a historic World War II PT19 aircraft. The amazing aerial view is an experience I will never forget. I encourage every Marylander to visit the the Hagerstown Aviation Museum.
RADA Technologies Plans New HQ, R&D Operations in Maryland
RADA Technologies is establishing its U.S. headquarters in Maryland and will bring a total of 80 new jobs by December 2023. The company specializes in the development, production and sales of Tactical Land Radars for border protection and Avionics Systems for fighter aircraft and UAVs. Read More>
The Wheaton Revitalization Project
Wheaton is experiencing a resurgence thanks to a revitalization project that is well underway. Hear more from Casey Anderson, the Montgomery County Planning Board Chair, about the changes and what’s on the horizon for Wheaton. Read More>
Streetcar 82 Makes a Name for Deaf-Owned Businesses
Last summer, Streetcar 82 joined the growing network of craft breweries in Maryland. One year later, see how the first Deaf-owned brewery east of the Mississippi, has made itself a neighborhood staple in Hyattsville. Read More>
International Trade Supports More than 740,000 Jobs in Maryland
The Business Roundtable, a national association of the country’s largest companies, has released a study reporting that international trade supports one-fifth of all jobs in Maryland. Read More>
Regional Resources
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July 24
2019 MEDA Summer Conference
FREDERICK – The MEDA Summer Conference will focus on the nuts and bolts of core Federal, State and Local finance programs.  More Info>
July 25
Developing an Effective Business Plan
LA PLATA – Seminar lead by the SBDC. This program is essential for the start-up business and the entrepreneur who is preparing to expand a successful business. More Info>
July 25
Marketing Matters: Rethinking Your Resources
COLUMBIA – Curious about the latest trends in social media and attracting clients? Join the Howard Tech Council with a panel of experts in the field. More Info>
Sept 19
MD Cyber Solutions Showcase
BALTIMORE – Connect face-to-face with 100+ Maryland cybersecurity product, information, and service providers. Excellent networking opportunity for businesses of all sizes and in all sectors. More Info>