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October 2015 Cyber Pulse: October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month LaToya Staten is the Program Manager for Cyber Development within the Maryland Department of Commerce. October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month and Maryland will again play host to the CyberMaryland Conference, being held October 28-29 at the Baltimore Convention Center. The 2015 conference builds on

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Pinnacle Foods Brands
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Pinnacle Foods Inc. (NYSE: PF), a leading producer, marketer and distributor of high-quality branded food products in the U.S., has announced plans to locate a manufacturing facility in Hagerstown. The company initially plans to create 85 to 125 full-time jobs in Hagerstown by December 2018.   The facility, formerly owned by

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Weinberg Medical Physics microscope
Health & Life SciencesInnovation & Tech

Two Maryland companies are among the recipients of $3.2 million in federal grants from the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) that will be used to spur American innovation and competitiveness. The U.S. Commerce Department announced earlier this month that Z-senz LLC in Gaithersburg will receive $100,000 in Phase I

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Woodgrain Millwork
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Woodgrain Millwork, a family-owned and operated business that is one of the largest millwork operations in the country, has announced plans to open a new distribution center in Baltimore City. The company – a manufacturer of mouldings and turnings, and distributer of doors, windows, and other woodwork – will locate

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Link Labs Maryland Venture Fund
Innovation & TechMaryland Venture Fund

Link Labs, a tech company based in Annapolis, announced today it has raised $5.7 million in venture capital. The funding round was led by TCP Venture Capital and included a $500,000 investment from the State-run Maryland Venture Fund. The company is developing cutting edge technology to better connect the “Internet

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Maryland Venture Fund
BioHealth TechnologyInnovation & TechMaryland Venture Fund

GraftWorx, a medical device development company in Bel Air, has received a $500,000 investment through the Maryland Venture Fund. The company is developing an innovative approach to treat Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) that could reduce the need for expensive, repeated and invasive surgeries. “GraftWorx is turning the Internet of Things

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CARCHEX homepage

In the late ’90s, Jason Goldsmith was studying psychology at Towson University. But the soon-to-be serial entrepreneur was getting an entirely different education running The site, which sold apparel featuring characters from the hit Comedy Central show, received orders for hundreds of dollars of shirts every day. Just 17

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VariQ plans expansion
Breaking NewsCybersecurityJob Creation

IT and cybersecurity solutions company VariQ Corporation is expanding its presence in Montgomery County with the addition of more than 250 new jobs. The company plans to relocate its existing headquarters in the county by moving to a larger, 26,000 square-foot space on Tower Oaks Boulevard in Rockville. To assist

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Nalley Fresh Greg Nalley cropped
EntrepreneursMaryland LivingProfiles

After 20 years in the culinary business, Greg Nalley has finally become what he calls an overnight success. Although his path has been anything but direct, Nalley currently oversees an expanding empire in the Baltimore area. His sixth Nalley Fresh restaurant just opened its doors on Pratt Street and strong

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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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