Amanda Winters
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Amanda Winters

Naval Air Warcraft FabLab
EventsInnovation & TechManufacturing & Production

This week is National Week of Making, a celebration of the innovation and creativity of makers across the nation. Held from June 16-22, the week-long event encourages makers – including maker spaces, hacker spaces, community centers, non-profits, universities, and more – to host events and invite others in the community

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Antietam Brewery
EventsManufacturing & ProductionMaryland Living

Antietam Brewery officially opened its new 7,500 square-foot production facility in Hagerstown last week, hosting more than 100 guests including local residents and representatives, media, and beer enthusiasts. Located on Western Maryland Parkway, the brewery’s new location includes a tasting room with outdoor seating, a production space, and a canning

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DelFest Crowd Festival
EntertainmentEventsTourism

With three stages, 35 bands, and a special guest appearance by country music star Dierks Bentley, the 10th anniversary of DelFest will go down in Allegany County history. “Everyone seems to say it was the best one yet,” said Barb Buehl, director of Allegany County Tourism. Held each year at

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produce basket
Breaking NewsJob Creation

CGC Holdings, Inc., a food distribution company in Jessup, recently completed construction and moved into a new 160,000-square-foot building in Howard County. Located at 7540 Assateague Drive, the new facility contains the company’s headquarters, warehouse, and distribution operations. CGC Holdings currently has 225 full-time employees and anticipates adding an additional

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Knorr Brake Plans Expansion in Westminster
Job CreationManufacturing & Production

Knorr Brake Company, a manufacturer of braking, door, and HVAC systems for the mass transit rail industry, is expanding its corporate headquarters and manufacturing operations in Carroll County and adding 200 new jobs over the next six years. The company will invest $2.2 million and add approximately 30,000 square-feet of

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Civic Works' Amazing Race
Events

Earlier this month, dozens of Baltimore’s top businesses came together for a friendly competition. Companies sent teams of six to face off in Civic Works’ First Annual Amazing Race. The race saw teams competing in a variety of challenges, all based around the themes of sustainability and urban agriculture. They

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Die Cut Adhesive Tape Engineer
Job CreationManufacturing & Production

Strouse, a die-cut adhesive manufacturer that serves the military and defense, automotive, appliance, and medical industries, is expanding its presence in Carroll County. The company is rel​​ocating and constructing a new headquarters and manufacturing facility in the Westminster Technology Park. Strouse currently employs 65 workers in the county and anticipates

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Made in Maryland Festival
EventsMaryland Living

The unpredictable spring weather couldn’t keep attendees away from the inaugural Made in Maryland Festival, the first event of its kind designed to celebrate local flavor and state spirit. Held on Sunday, May 7, the festival brought together more than 2,000 guests from across the state to celebrate Maryland’s talent,

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global international
International

The Maryland Global Consulting Program is returning for its second year. Launched by the Maryland Department of Commerce and the University of Maryland Robert H. Smith School of Business in 2016, the program provides global consulting expertise to small Maryland companies that are looking to identify and expand international strategies

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Abel Communications
Profiles

It was 11 years ago when Greg Abel got the entrepreneurial itch. With a strong background in writing and plenty of agency experience, Greg went out on his own and formed a company, Abel Communications. In recent years, Greg has proven that Abel Communications is a leading public relations firm

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