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Court Grabbers Maryland FUNDERDOME
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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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5 Reasons You Don't Want to Miss the Maryland Business Summit
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The Maryland Governor’s Business Summit is just around the corner. During the one-day summit on May 18, Maryland’s business community will gather to explore an array of topics including redefining urban centers and the future of manufacturing. Here are five reasons you don’t want to miss it. Connect with 500+

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Vheda Health
Information & TechnologyInnovation & TechLife Sciences

A Columbia-based healthcare technology company is making it easier than ever for chronically ill patients to monitor and improve their health. Vheda Health is a startup that works with Medicaid and Medicare health plans to decrease medical expenses and improve compliance with their mobile care management platform, enabling patients to

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LightCity_Maryland
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All lights are on Charm City as it transforms into Light City March 31-April 8. Baltimore’s nine-day Light City festival may be best known for its endless sensory experiences, including light displays and performances, but it also provides several intellectual experiences for national and local thought leaders through the Labs@LightCity

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Maryland Best State
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U.S. News & World Report has recognized Maryland as one of the best states in the nation. In its inaugural “Best States” ranking, U.S. News & World Report analyzed data in seven key areas – education, health care, infrastructure, economy, government, opportunity, and crime and corrections – to determine the

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EdTechMaryland_Lessoncast
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Towson-based Lessoncast, one of several companies in Baltimore’s ed tech hub, is setting out to improve teacher professional development. Lessoncast offers an online platform that simplifies and enhances teacher-to-teacher professional development. The platform provides teachers with multimedia tools that make it easy to create and share lessons, or Lessoncasts, with

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Maryland_Business_Growth
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From striving to increase sales to recognizing the need for larger facilities, growth is often on the minds of business owners. If you’re a business owner who set out to grow your Maryland business in 2017, use the infographic below as a guide. Explore Business Events and Commerce Programs Workforce Resources Business-to-Government Resources 

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Maryland_Gemstone_Biotherapeutics
Innovation & TechLife Sciences

George Davis is a CEO, investor, and big believer in a bright future for Baltimore’s startups. Davis is passionate about bringing academic research to fruition in healthcare. He’s doing just that through his companies: Gemstone Biotherapeutics, a biotechnology company focused on effective healing solutions in advanced wound care, and Gamma

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Gigabit Fiber Westminster
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Big cities are most often recognized as hubs for entrepreneurs, but smaller communities can also provide an ecosystem to help startups thrive. Resources available to companies in Westminster, including an innovative incubator model and lightning-fast internet, are setting the stage for Carroll County to emerge as an unconventional, but strategic,

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HCC 3D Innovation Lab
Innovation & Tech

If, as Steve Jobs once said, “Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower,” Howard Community College is poised to create generations of leaders whose ideas, prototypes, and products will be used in areas as diverse as product customization, prototyping, research, medicine, and dentistry. Thanks to 3D printing equipment from

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