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NRL & Associates
Manufacturing & Production

This week, the Maryland Department of Business and Economic Development (DBED) joined Maryland Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation (DLLR) Secretary Kelly Schulz and Executive Director of the Governor’s Office of Community Initiatives Steven J. McAdams to visit NRL & Associates in Stevensville to celebrate the company’s move to a new facility.

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EntrepreneursFinance & Professional ServicesProfiles

Depending on where you live, finding a woman-owned business might be hard to come by. But here in Maryland, we hold the number one ranking for women-owned businesses across the country. In fact, over 32% of all Maryland firms are women-owned, making Parallel Risk Advisors the perfect addition to the

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Aerospace & DefenseInnovation & Tech

Hover transportation may seem like a futuristic endeavor, but the technology is being created right here in Maryland. Belcamp defense company SURVICE Engineering is partnering with the U.K. engineering firm Malloy Aeronautics to develop Hoverbike technology for the U.S. Department of Defense, as a new Tactical Reconnaissance Vehicle (TRV). The

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July 2015 Manufacturing Pulse: Training the workers of tomorrow Carl Livesay is the Manufacturing Director at the Maryland Department of Business and Economic Development. Maryland’s growing advanced manufacturing base got a shot of booster fuel this summer and beyond from an exciting new program in Northwest Baltimore. Advanced manufacturing is a

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Starting a business is easier than ever, especially when using Maryland’s award-winning online registration system. The Maryland Department of Business and Economic Development (DBED) has received a StateScoop 50 Award, which honors those who make state and local government more efficient and effective. Additionally, the International Association of Commercial Administrators recently named

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Aerospace & Defense

Ausley Associates, Inc., a St. Mary’s County-based small business focused on Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) and fighter aircraft acquisition and engineering management, announced this week that they have recently joined more than a dozen of the top Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) universities throughout the world and more than 100 government

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Bio/Life SciencesHealth & Life Sciences

A colon cancer researcher from Johns Hopkins University has been awarded a $792,000 grant from the American Cancer Society. Nilofer Azad, MD – a member of the Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center and JHU assistant professor of Oncology – will use the four-year grant to study personalized therapies for individual colorectal

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Aerospace & DefenseBreaking NewsMaryland EconomyMaryland LivingWorkforce

  A new study shows Maryland’s military facilities have a major impact on the state’s economy. The Maryland Department of Business and Economic Development (DBED) recently tasked the Regional Economic Studies Institute (RESI) of Towson University with determining the economic impact of the state’s military installations. The results were announced

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Business PulseDBEDJob CreationManufacturing & ProductionMaryland Economy

May 2015 Business Pulse: Insights on McCormick & Company’s decision to stay in Maryland Secretary Mike Gill leads the Maryland Department of Business and Economic Development. Business News Maryland farmers markets, “incubators” for entrepreneurs – MDBizNews SocialToaster is hiring, seeking clients in Maryland after raising $1.9M – BBJ Betamore plans major

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CybersecurityInformation & Technology

Held in conjunction with the RSA™ Conference 2015, this year’s Innovation Sandbox drew more than 700 applicants from around the world. Only 93 were selected for review by a panel of cybersecurity experts who served as judges and just 10 applicants advanced to the finals. For the third consecutive year,

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