Manufacturing & ProductionUncategorized

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

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Finance & Professional ServicesProfilesUncategorized

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

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Industry NewsInformation & TechnologyProfilesUncategorized

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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Hospitality & RecreationProfilesUncategorized

by Christine Hansen for MDBizMedia From Accounting to Police Work Serina Roy went to college to get an accounting degree and became a certified public accountant because that seemed to be the most sensible thing to do.  But it wasn’t her calling. “I was really good at numbers and balancing

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Education & ResearchInformation & TechnologyLife SciencesProfilesUncategorized

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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Information & TechnologyLife SciencesUncategorized

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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