Astrum Solar Acquired by Direct Energy for $54 Million

Howard County-based Astrum solar has announced that it is being acquired by Direct Energy. Direct Energy is an energy provider based in Houston, Texas, and is using this deal to break into residential solar markets. All 240 of Astrum’s employees … Read more

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Cecil College’s Engineering and Math Building Nearing Completion

Cecil College’s Engineering and Math Building (EMB) is rapidly nearing completion.  On the interiors – all work in the walls and above the ceilings  is complete and walls are being painted, celings have been installed and the floors and handrails … Read more

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Baltimore and Maryland Maintain Small Business Friendliness

In its third year, the Tumbtack.com and the Kauffman Foundation gave both Baltimore and Maryland a C- for overall small business friendliness in the Thumbtack.com Small Business Friendliness Survey. Baltimore and Maryland both received a C in 2013. Baltimore earned … Read more

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Pandora Jewelry Signs Downtown Lease with Naming Rights

Pandora Jewelry is bringing 250 jobs to Baltimore City by locating its Pandora Americas headquarters at 250 W Pratt Street. Pandora will add its name to two sides of the building, including in a location that can be seen from … Read more

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Baltimore Ravens to Launch Capologist LifeJourney

The Baltimore Ravens announced Friday that they will unveil the Capologist LifeJourney for the youth of Baltimore on Wednesday, July 16. LifeJourney is an interactive classroom experience that enables students to live a day in the life of America’s STEM … Read more

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What’s the latest with Harbor Point?

You may have been wondering what’s the latest with the Harbor Point Construction and Development going on in the Harbor East/Fells Point Area of Baltimore City. We recently met with Marco Greenberg, VP of Beatty Development and Erica Mechlinski of 212 Communications … Read more

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Traitify Raises $4 Million

Traitify, the Baltimore-based startup formerly known as Woofound, has announced a Series A raise of $4 million. The company’s leadership plans to continue to raise funding through the summer of 2014. Traitify was founded in 2011 as Woofound. The company … Read more

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EAGB Hosts Executive Mission to San Diego

An inside look at our recent Executive Mission to San Diego and why these Missions are so important to our region’s growth  by: Candace Gill This past week the Economic Alliance headed West for an Executive Mission Trip to San … Read more

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Baltimore One of World’s 15 Best Waterfront Cities

Baltimore is ranked among the World’s 15 Best Waterfront Cities by Huffington Post. The list celebrates cities with “unique personalities centered around their waterfronts.” Baltimore’s busy Inner Harbor - picturesque and popular among locals and tourists alike – and a lively … Read more

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EAGB’s New Program Shines a Light on Cecil County

The Economic Alliance of Greater Baltimore (EAGB) is kicking off July with the launch of a new program called Regional Spotlight.  This program was designed to showcase the great people, places and organizations of Greater Baltimore. EAGB is proud to … Read more

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