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Company Milestones in Maryland
Maryland EconomyProfiles

It’s been a great year for Maryland Commerce, and an even better year for the Maryland business community. I want to thank you all for everything you’ve done to help make Maryland open for business – our small businesses, large corporations, economic development partners, state agencies, and beyond. As 2017

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Smithsonian Environmental Research Center
EnvironmentalProfiles

Few Marylanders know that just 25 miles from the nation’s capital is a 2,650-acre campus of protected shoreline and ecological research in their backyards. On the shores of Edgewater, Md., the Smithsonian Environmental Research Center (SERC) provides educational programs for everyone from kindergartners to seniors in high school, with the

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Electric Motor Repair
Industry NewsProfilesWorkforce

When Caroline Kauffman-Kirschnick began working for the family business as a high schooler, her biggest concern was not getting a dial tone when answering the phones. She never imagined that decades later she would step into her father’s shoes as the new president of Electric Motor Repair Co. (EMR). “I

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ICmed devices
Information & TechnologyInnovation & TechLife SciencesProfiles

Like many companies in the health care technology sector, ICmed wants to empower its users to improve their health. But the team behind the Baltimore tech startup is focusing its efforts on something it feels other systems have largely forgotten: family. ICmed’s platform, which the company describes as “a mobile

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Paragon Bioservices BioPark Baltimore
Life SciencesProfiles

In just three years, Paragon Bioservices has more than doubled its employee count as it explores the latest in biopharmaceutical development at its Baltimore City location. The company – founded nearly 30 years ago – received institutional funding in 2014 and started a growth spurt as it restructured its executive

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Company Milestones in Maryland
Maryland EconomyProfiles

Hey gang, Summer may be winding down, but our milestone celebrations are heating up. We have two major anniversaries leading this latest batch – Craig’s Drug Store and Stebbins Anderson – with 150 years each! Located in Cambridge, Craig’s Drug Store has been caring for the community and investing in

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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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Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics
Profiles

Aviation industry experts warn that a “perfect storm” is coming: a growing industry and an aging workforce is expected to create a shortage of aircraft maintenance technicians – as many as 35,000 of them per year, by some reckonings. Where will the industry find these new technicians? In Maryland, at

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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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Company Milestones in Maryland
Maryland EconomyProfiles

Team Commerce continues its travels throughout Maryland this summer, celebrating our state’s companies and their milestone anniversaries. It’s been an honor to meet with dozens of you this year; we love hearing your stories and thanking you for your dedication to the local business community. The largest celebration in this

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