Salute to Economic Development & The Cyber Community

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Anne Arundel County: A Message From County Executive Steve Schuh

It has been a fantastic first year in our administration, and every day I feel honored that the people of our county chose to entrust their faith in my leadership.

The Corridor in the Post-Federal Age: New Economic Drivers Required

The U.S. economy is now in its 78th month of economic expansion. After two months of soft job growth at the end of summer, the nation bounced back in October, producing 298,000 net new jobs according to the latest estimate, followed by 211,000 net new jobs in November.

Five Retail Tenants Introduced at The Metropolitan

Kettler, a Washington, D.C., real estate development and property management company, The Howard Hughes Corp. and Orchard Development Corp. have announced that five new retail tenants in The Metropolitan Downtown Columbia have opened their doors for business. They include the following.

From HCEDA CEO Larry Twele

As we look back on the past year, the accomplishments and activity that occurred in Howard County were very exciting, and we anticipate having even more good news in 2016.

From AAEDC President/CEO Robert Hannon

According to the National Association of Counties’ estimates, the Gross Domestic Product for Anne Arundel County is at $35.7 billion, making it the fourth largest county economy in Maryland.

DOC Launches New International Trade Initiative

The Maryland Department of Commerce (DOC) has launched a new international initiative aimed at boosting exporting by Maryland companies.

BGE Proposes Testing Microgrids at Two Maryland Locations

Baltimore Gas & Electric (BGE) is proposing to develop two electric microgrids — one in Baltimore City and one in Howard County — as part of a pilot program to test the microgrid concept.

Industry Perspective: Howard County: In the Knowledge Business

As our innovation economy grows, a great deal of attention often gets placed on the intellectual capital clustered in hot tech markets.

Industry Perspective: Economic Growth, Mobility Go Hand-in-Hand

Mobility is not just an important part of economic growth, it is the most essential component of economic growth, and is every bit as important as good soil is to good crop growth.

AACC’s Programs Meet Regional Economic Needs

Anne Arundel Community College (AACC) is expanding partnerships with industry organizations, business groups, government agencies and high schools to create pipelines of workers to meet the needs of this region’s economy.

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