Anne Arundel Community College (AACC) and Howard Community College (HCC) are among the 14 Maryland community colleges that have partnered to receive nearly $15 million in federal grant funding from the Trade Adjustment Assistance Community College and Career Training (TAACCCT) competitive grant program.
More than 200 startup companies will compete in the third annual InvestMaryland Challenge, Maryland’s international business competition, the Department of Business and Economic Development (DBED) has announced.
The Anne Arundel Workforce Development Corp. (AAWDC) recently received a $9.9 million Ready to Work Partnership Grant from the U.S. Department of Labor to establish the Maryland Tech Connection (MTC). MTC is a partnership of 59 organizations throughout central Maryland, covering 12 counties and Baltimore City.
Mike Binko is president/CEO of and a member of the board of directors for kloudtrack, an Annapolis-based provider of cloud-based governance, risk and compliance (GRC) data, and process management technologies and solution services. He is also an organizing board member for the Startup Maryland region of the Startup America Partnership.
As Skyline Technology Services, of Glen Burnie, celebrates its 10th anniversary, the company is also celebrating an expansion of a product line focused on video sharing. Skyline’s OneView video sharing solution made news headlines this year as elementary schools in Baltimore County installed a system that will make real-time security footage available to county police, as well as to the county’s Department of School Safety and Security.
With studios in Annapolis, Severna Park and Crofton, Bikram Yoga has been helping ever-increasing numbers of area residents grow stronger, physically and mentally.
Since Dankmeyer was founded 60 years ago, the company has been offering comprehensive and custom orthotic and prosthetic solutions for improving the quality of life of patients. Based in Linthicum, Dankmeyer uses the latest materials and techniques to custom craft prosthetic solutions for adults and children.
Columbia-based Vheda Health helps self-funded employers and health insurance plans manage high-cost chronic populations by turning smartphones into digital health monitors.
Since opening in April, Jailbreak Brewing Co., of Laurel, has expanded its distribution statewide. The 200-barrel operation refreshes its offerings frequently and produces a variety of culinary inspired beer styles. Past offerings have included a black cherry porter, a basil-infused Wit beer, an India Pale Ale (IPA) with a hint of lime, carrot cake ale and even a rye-flavored ale, with cardamom and black pepper.
With 3-D printing leading toward direct digital manufacturing and a possible market revolution in terms of cost effectiveness, the timing is perfect for an inexpensive 3-D printer designed for personal use.