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Governor Larry Hogan, Howard County Executive Allan H. Kittleman, and Tenable Network Security® Inc. CEO Ron Gula today announced that Tenable is expanding operations in Maryland. Founded in 2002, Tenable provides continuous network monitoring to enable organizations to identify vulnerabilities, reduce risk, and ensure compliance. The company currently employs 230

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June 2015 Business Pulse: Eastern Shore opens first business incubator Ben Wu is Deputy Secretary of the Maryland Department of Business and Economic Development. Earlier this month, I had the chance to join with local leaders and business partners in Cambridge on a very exciting day for the Eastern Shore, and

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June 2015 Economic Pulse: Maryland employment surges in May Mikra Krasniqi is an economist at the Maryland Department of Business and Economic Development. Following April’s largest monthly job gain in five years, Maryland employers added an additional 13,500 jobs (seasonally adjusted) during May, ranking the State as fifth in the nation

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New and expanded Enterprise Zones are being added to the State’s tax credit program,the Maryland Department of Business and Economic Development (DBED) announced today. DBED has approved the designation of the Federalsburg Enterprise Zone in Caroline County, as well as an expansion and re-designation of the Chesapeake Enterprise Zone in

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Catch up on the latest Maryland business news. Maryland business successes: Governor Larry Hogan’s trade mission to Asia resulted in much success, including the Japanese firm Shimadzu expanding its U.S. headquarters in Columbia, MD. Under Armour is off to an impressive start this month. Not only is Kevin Plank turning

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Job CreationManufacturing & ProductionWorkforce

Maryland’s growing advanced manufacturing base will get a shot of booster fuel this summer and beyond from an exciting new program in Northwest Baltimore. Advanced manufacturing is a strength for Maryland, where our manufacturers leverage technology to make highly engineered and customized products just as competitively as anywhere else in

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The Preakness Stakes – the second jewel in horse racing’s Triple Crown – brings to Maryland not only thousands of visitors each May, but also millions in economic impact. From the dollars spent on wagering, to visitor expenditures on hotels and restaurants, to the state and local taxes generated, Preakness

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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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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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May 2015 Economic Pulse: Insights on Maryland’s business activity  Mikra Krasniqi is an economist at the Maryland Department of Business and Economic Development. On April 30, The Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond released its monthly “Maryland Survey of Business Activity” showing solid activity and improved business conditions and expectations in

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