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Q&A with Larry Richardson–Maryland Chamber Vice President for Government Affairs

Larry Richardson joined the Maryland Chamber of Commerce in late 2016 after spending more than three decades as a government affairs representative, most recently...

Merkle releases ‘Customer Experience’ report

Columbia-based Merkle has released its Experience Impact report, which analyzes how and why customer experience affects where consumers choose to spend their money. For...

Women startups struggle for funds- Venture capital flows to men, TEDCO wants change

An entrepreneur with a great idea for a business often needs start-up funds. Finding venture capital is essential, especially as small businesses begin to...

Regent Healthcare Acquires Loving Touch

Odenton-based Regent Healthcare, which bills itself as the largest, non-franchised Home Care Agency in central Maryland, has completed the acquisition of Loving Touch Home...

Businesses invest in English skills

Howard Community College offers customized programs Area businesses are investing in English language skills for their workers, giving them better on-the-job performance in the short-term...

Is Maryland ready for the sports betting game?

West Virginia, Pennsylvania and Delaware have voted sports gaming into law. Maryland, the District of Columbia and Virginia have not. Those last three facts will be...

3 Million feet of development–Wellness District taking shape in Columbia

The demolition of the American City building, Columbia’s historic first low-rise commercial space, signals the redevelopment momentum spreading through the Lakefront District. While much of...

Aldridge Acquires Chesapeake Electrical Systems

Evergreen Advisors Capital, a middle-market investment bank based in Columbia, has announced that Chesapeake Electrical Systems has been acquired by Illinois-based Aldridge Electric. Evergreen...

Howard’s ScholarMe gets TEDCO funds

The Maryland Technology Development Corp. (TEDCO) announced the second round of startups receiving funding and support through TEDCO’s Pre-Seed Builder Fund (the Builder Fund). The startups...

REMAKING
 DOWNTOWN
 COLUMBIA–Gregg Fitchitt at the helm for redevelopment

Parents of philosophy majors, take heart: a philosophy major not only got a job, he got the top job. Greg Fitchitt, the newly appointed Regional...

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