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EntrepreneursInnovation & Tech

Western Maryland’s largest and most comprehensive technology-based business incubator, the Technical Innovation Center (TIC), is buzzing with entrepreneurs ready to make an impact with their ideas and innovations. TIC manager Janice Riley said the entrepreneurial employees of TIC member companies are “out to change the world.” Jason Dumois, Founder and

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There are two things that startups founders don’t realize they need when opening a business: a way to market themselves and a mentor to help along the way. Luckily for those in the Baltimore region, there is one man available who can help with both. Henry Mortimer has been in

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Industry NewsInnovation & TechMaryland EconomyMaryland Living

Keep up with the latest statewide business and economic developments. The Maryland State Fair has officially kicked off and will continue until Sept. 2. The Baltimore Sun offers a handy guide of “10 things not to miss.” Google presented Ocean City, MD with a Google eCity Award, noting, “From the boardwalk

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By Nick Sohr, Managing Editor, MDBIZNews Gov. Martin O’Malley pitched Maryland’s economic strengths to businesses this week, highlighting the state’s top-ranked public education system, affordable colleges and universities and vibrant culture of entrepreneurship, research and discovery. Compared to Virginia, Maryland has seen faster job growth in recent years, bounced back

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Job CreationWorkforce

By Johanna Colburn, New Media and Marketing Coordinator, Department of Business and Economic Development The smartphones now found in the pockets and purses of nearly half of all American adults and the mobile apps that run on those devices are good for more than finding driving directions, checking emails and

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Finance & ServicesMaryland Venture Fund

By Nick Sohr, Managing Editor, MDBIZNews Johns Hopkins University and Fraunhofer Heinrich Hertz Institute of Berlin inked a deal last month to jointly develop technology that could reduce the time and money required to perform a wide range of medical tests. The international collaboration between the major research institutions will

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