Friday, October 28, 2016

In This Issue:

Moving Right Along, and Up, at Maryland Live! »

David Cordish was beaming when he took the podium at the press conference held at Maryland Live! on Sept. 13, the day Cordish Companies officially broke ground on the much-discussed $200 million hotel and 4,000-capacity conference center/performance venue that will rise adjacent to his casino at Arundel Mills.

‘Howard Seven’ to Receive Community Action Council Award »

The “Howard Seven” Rotary clubs will receive a “Holland Award” on Oct. 20 from the Community Action Council of Howard County (CAC) for their commitment to a Summer Enrichment Program that extends the regular academic year of Head Start.


Upcoming Events

October 28, 2016 Columbia Patuxent Rotary Club 7:30 AM - 8:30 AM October 30, 2016 “ManneqART ‘Masquerade’ and 2016 Awards Gala.” October 30, 2016 “Third Annual HCC 5K Challenge Race.” 8:00 AM October 30, 2016 “HoCoPoLitSo: An Unflinching Eye: Carolyn Forché and her Poetry of Witness.” 4:00 PM October 31, 2016 Howard County's 18th Annual 50+EXPO 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM View all upcoming events »

Latest News

BizWeekly 10/25/2016

Inaugural Maryland Cyber Day Pitch Competition Winner Announced
The Cybersecurity Association of Maryland, Chesapeake Regional Tech Council (CRTC), Startup Maryland, Maryland Department of Commerce and Montgomery County Economic Development Corp. recently announced Efflux Analytics, of bwtech@UMBC, as the Grand Prize Winner of the inaugural Maryland Cyber Day pitch competition.

To be eligible for the competition, Maryland cybersecurity technology innovators submitted detailed business and product information via an online platform, which was reviewed and scored by industry experts. Six companies were selected as “Top 10″ finalists; the remaining four were selected from the technology companies that pitched at various stops on Startup Maryland’s “Pitch Across Maryland” bus tour.

Each finalist was given the chance to showcase its innovative cybersecurity technologies to more than 150 commercial and government cybersecurity product buyers, potential investors and cybersecurity industry professionals at the Cyber Solutions Marketplace

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Guest Article

2016 Voters Guide

As a service to our readers, The Business Monthly has asked candidates running for office in our coverage area to provide responses to short questionnaires. Their responses follow verbatim.

United States Senate Candidates


1. How does your experience prepare you for this office?

2. Where do you stand on the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP), and what are your feelings on global free trade as opposed to protectionism?

3. What is your position on immigration reform?

4. What issues do you consider priorities?

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