Emily Witty
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Emily Witty

Stanley Black & Decker Makerspace
EntrepreneursInnovation & TechManufacturing & Production

Stanley Black & Decker has established itself as one of Maryland’s economic heavyweights, investing approximately $60 million in facility upgrades and employing thousands of residents in the area. Now, the company is raising the bar on its commitment to the state by announcing the grand opening of its new makerspace

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Washington Inn Tavern Princess Anne
ProfilesTourism

For more than 270 years, the Washington Inn and Tavern has served as a headquarters for the Princess Anne community on Maryland’s Eastern Shore. It was only fitting that when a prospective owner decided to revitalize the vacant historic structure to its former glory, he took on the immense task

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East Coast Dyes Lacrosse
Profiles

While navigating their way toward accounting careers at Towson University, Mike and Greg Kenneally thought of lacrosse as nothing more than a passion and a hobby. Six years later, the brothers have expanded their high-performance lacrosse equipment company, East Coast Dyes (ECD), exponentially due to its innovative technology and Maryland

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Court Grabbers Maryland FUNDERDOME
EntrepreneursInnovation & Tech

It’s not every day that a Maryland-made product gets its claim to fame on national television. Back in 2010, Steve McLaughlin was attending his son’s basketball practice, watching with a mixture of laughter and concern as the team slid across the court in their brand new basketball shoes. The slippery

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Volo City Baltimore Social
Profiles

Whether you are bonding with co-workers over a game of dodgeball, reliving your intramural sport college days, or looking for a program to get your child involved in – chances are you’ve heard of the names Baltimore Social and BMore Kids. The go-to institutions for athletic leagues in Baltimore City

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Verbal Beginnings
EducationLife Sciences

Like most great partnerships, Nick Chappell and Diana Wolf were brought together from very different locations and experiences. In 2011, their shared passion for Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) therapy and the possibilities it has for children diagnosed with autism allowed them to team up and create Verbal Beginnings, a home-

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Correct Rx Leadership Team
Life Sciences

After a long career as a top executive in the pharmacy services industry, Dr. Ellen H. Yankellow started Correct Rx, one of the top institutional pharmacy service providers. She is regarded as one of the leading women pharmacists in the country and an expert on institutional and geriatric pharmacy. Correct

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Maryland Israel Development Center MIDC
International

The Maryland/Israel Development Center (MIDC), a public-private partnership of the Maryland Department of Commerce and Israel’s Ministry of Economy and Trade will celebrate its 25th anniversary on May 7th at the Baltimore Museum of Industry. Founded by Baltimore native Marvin Schapiro, who passed away in 2002, MIDC has utilized a

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TranZed Apprenticeship
Workforce

TranZed Apprenticeship Services in Baltimore County is not only redefining the word “apprentice,” but also the options high school and college grads have to get into Maryland’s workforce. As the state’s first registered apprenticeship program, TranZed has combined on-the-job training with relevant classroom time in hot fields such as IT,

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Open Works Baltimore
Maryland LivingProfiles

As one of the only professionally-designed and independently-operated makerspaces in the world, Open Works in Baltimore City’s Greenmount West neighborhood has a lot to be proud of. In its report released earlier this year, Open Works shows just how much they’ve accomplished and what the future holds for this innovative, creative

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