Jobs Added in Diverse Economic Sectors at Robust Pace Positive for Maryland by Christine Hansen for MDBizMedia Employers across the nation added 192,000 jobs in February, an increase from 63,000 the previous month, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today. The nation’s unemployment rate dropped slightly to 8.9 percent
by Christine Hansen for MDBizMedia Maryland businesses announced plans to add more than 15,000 jobs in 2010, a 25 percent boost from 2009, according to a report released by the Department of Business and Economic Development. A total of 364 projects were announced, 73 of them new and 291 expansions.
by Christine Hansen for MDBizMedia Officials, including Governor Martin O’Malley, U.S. Secretary of Interior Ken Salazar, former U.S. Senator Paul Sarbanes, U.S. Senator Ben Cardin and U.S. Congressman Dutch Ruppersberger, today convene at the Ft. McHenry National Monument and Historic Shrine to unveil the new Visitor and Education Center, a
Will return or retrain 2,000 jobs to Eastern Baltimore County company under new ownership by Christine Hansen for MDBizMedia Laid off steel workers of Maryland’s Sparrows Point Steel Mill may have their jobs back, as New York based investment firm, The Renco Group, Inc., earlier today announced that its new
by Christine Hansen for MDBizMedia When Darius Davis began his banking career over 25 years ago, he learned early that making personal connections was important. “I started at the bottom as a collector, right out of college at Wachovia Bank & Trust,” he said. “I had a bank car, I
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