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by Christine Hansen for MDBizMedia State, local and federal officials, including Governor Martin O’Malley, U.S. Senator Barbara A. Mikulski and Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz, today gathered at UMBC’s bwtech campus to open the new Advantage Incubator, Maryland’s first incubator dedicated exclusively to cybersecurity technologies and companies. The Incubator has

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by Christine Hansen for MDBizMedia The State’s Department of Economic Development saw a number of big wins in this year’s legislative session which closed on Monday. The Department’s InvestMaryland legislation overwhelmingly passed with a 94-43 vote, helping to fuel venture capital investments in Maryland’s startup companies. Through the legislation, the

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by Christine Hansen for MDBizMedia Business leaders, government officials and dignitaries from Maryland, DC and the Western Balkan region convened today at the University of Baltimore for the U.S. Balkans Business Summit. The two-day event includes panels on energy, transportation, tourism, defense, manufacturing, and information and technology.  The first business

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by Christine Hansen for MDBizMedia Just one year after Governor O’Malley announced the Maryland Export Initiative, a program designed to complement President Obama’s National Export Initiative created to double our exports over the next five years, an increase that will support two million jobs in America, Maryland exports have increased

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by Christine Hansen for MDBizMedia     To say that Jay Steinmetz is connected to the world is an understatement.  As he sits in his office at the headquarters of his successful inventory-tracking system company, Barcoding, Inc., he has two desktop computers, two laptops and an iPhone all being used

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by Christine Hansen for MDBizMedia When Kimberly Brown started working part-time at Cell Systems, Inc. while studying to get her doctorate in chemical engineering, she didn’t know that was the last place she would work before starting her own business. “I started part-time as the second employee. I finished my

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by Christine Hansen for MDBizMedia As evidenced by the crowd that gathered for InvestMaryland day in Annapolis last week, the entrepreneurial spirit in Maryland is high. In their 2009 Kauffman Index of Entrepreneurial Activity, the Kauffman Foundation found that in 2009, an average of 0.34 percent of the adult population,

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by Christine Hansen for MDBizMedia Ken Davis has tasked his marketing team to come up with a plan to help tell the story of his company, Mainstreet Technologies.  Seated in their conference room, he helps the team brainstorm using some of the words that describe Mainstreet’s philosophy and background: community,

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