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Governor Larry Hogan with the Baltimore Orioles
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On Monday, the O’s season got off to a strong start with a win driven by strong pitching, clutch hitting and contributions from the top of the lineup to the bottom. Baseball is a team sport. So is economic development. No one person, company or government agency can do it alone.

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Mike Gill
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November 18, 2015 This week, I am heading down to Salisbury to address business leaders and economic development professionals at the Lower Eastern Shore Rural Economic Development Session, hosted by the Maryland Economic Development Association (MEDA). The two-day forum will focus on the importance of stimulating Maryland’s economy, particularly the

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Secretary Mike Gill
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November 4, 2015 Welcome to the Business Pulse! We are about a month into our transition to the new Maryland Department of Commerce and we have hit the ground running. We’ve been busy adding a number of team members in key customer-facing positions, including one dedicated to building partnerships and

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Secretary Mike Gill
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October 2015 Business Pulse: We are Commerce Mike Gill is Secretary of the Maryland Department of Commerce. “We are Commerce.” You’re going to see those three simple words from us a lot in the coming weeks. We are Commerce. We are marking our transition to the Department of Commerce from the

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Secretary Mike Gill
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August 2015 Business Pulse: Be heard on regulatory reform Mike Gill is Secretary of the Maryland Department of Business and Economic Development. Governor Hogan appointed me to this job almost nine months ago. I’ve seen a lot, learned a lot, and met a ton of great people from Ocean City

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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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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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March 2015 Business Pulse: Insights on serving every Maryland county, region Secretary Mike Gill leads the Maryland Department of Business and Economic Development. Secretary Mike Gill of the Maryland Department of Business and Economic Development is looking forward to interacting with business owners and economic development leaders in every county and

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February 2015 Business Pulse: Insights on Maryland’s economic development Ben Wu is Deputy Secretary of the Maryland Department of Business and Economic Development.

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Mikra Krasniqi is an economist at the Maryland Department of Business and Economic Development. The federal government shutdown will have an adverse effect on the entire United States economy and especially the Washington, D.C. area. While federal government civilian and military spending makes up about 4 percent of U.S. economic

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