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April 2011

EventsHealth & Life SciencesUncategorized

by Christine Hansen for MDBizMedia Rhode Island Governor Lincoln Chafee, Providence Mayor Angel Taveras, Rhode Island Senate President Teresa Paiva-Weed and Rhode Island Speaker of the House Gordon Fox, and other Rhode Island officials, visited the University of Maryland Baltimore’s BioPark on a fact-finding mission to develop a life sciences-centered

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Industry NewsInformation & TechnologyProfilesUncategorized

by Christine Hansen for MDBizMedia Naming a company is one of the most important decisions to make.  The name defines who the company is, what the company is about, and whether it will withstand the test of time.  When Delali Dzirasa, President and Founder of Fearless Solutions, developed his company

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by Christine Hansen for MDBizMedia With the Royal Wedding just days away, millions of families across the pond and across America will be watching this historic occasion. The wedding alone is predicted to bring in as much as $1 billion into the British economy, not including the sales of memorabilia.

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Education & ResearchUncategorized

by Christine Hansen for MDBizMedia Thirty-seven percent of women among the employed population ages 25 and over obtained a bachelor’s degree or higher, compared to 35 percent of men as of 2010, according to data released by the U.S. Census Bureau today.  The report showed that among all adults 25

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by Christine Hansen for MDBizMedia Dozens of legislators, sponsors and supporters of the InvestMaryland legislation gathered last week in celebration of the bill’s passage at the end of the 2011 legislative session.  Supporters gathered at the Chesapeake Innovation Center to recognize the efforts of those who helped push the bill

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Manufacturing & ProductionProfilesUncategorized

March 3, 2013: We hope you enjoy this blast from the past, originally published in April 2011. Please be sure to check out the latest news about business in Maryland on the MDBiz News home page. by Christine Hansen for MDBizMedia After Christmas, the busiest shopping days for most businesses

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Education & ResearchEventsIndustry NewsInformation & TechnologyUncategorized

by Christine Hansen for MDBizMedia State, local and federal officials, including Governor Martin O’Malley, U.S. Senator Barbara A. Mikulski and Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz, today gathered at UMBC’s bwtech campus to open the new Advantage Incubator, Maryland’s first incubator dedicated exclusively to cybersecurity technologies and companies. The Incubator has

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First Time Rate Below 7 Percent in 2 Years The Bureau of Labor Statistics today reported that Maryland’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate dropped to 6.9 percent from 7.1 percent as the number of employed Marylanders jumped by nearly 12,000. Maryland’s unemployment rate remains below the national average, 8.8 percent. “The

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by Christine Hansen for MDBizMedia The State’s Department of Business and Economic Development won a Silver ADDY award in the category of Elements of Advertising from the American Advertising Federation Baltimore.  In its 37th year of celebration, the competition draws more than 50,000 entries. Last month, MDBizMedia reported on the

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EventsHealth & Life SciencesProfilesUncategorized

by Christine Hansen for MDBizMedia   If you make a trip out to Baltimore’s east side neighborhood, you will notice a dramatic change. What was once a desolate neighborhood, is now a bustling science and technology campus adjacent to Johns Hopkins Hospital. The redevelopment project took over 88 acres of

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