EAGB Announces 2014 Annual Meeting Keynote Speaker, MLB Manager for the Baltimore Orioles, Buck Showalter

Economic Alliance of Greater Baltimore’s Annual Meeting featuring Buck Showalter What:   Economic Alliance of Greater Baltimore (EAGB) is holding their Annual Meeting on December 17th at the Hilton Baltimore.  The evening’s activities will include high-level networking, a brief program … Read more

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Mind Over Machines Wins $15 Million Federal Contract

Mind Over Machines, a software and data consultancy firm in Baltimore County, has won a 5-year, $15 million contract from the National Institutes of Health’s Center for Information Technology. The NIH will have Mind Over Machines handling application maintenance, information … Read more

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Profectus BioSciences Receives $8.5M for Work on Ebola Vaccine

Baltimore-based pharmaceutical company Profectus BioSciences has been awarded an $8.5 million grant from the US Army to work on a vaccine for the Ebola virus. The company will share this three-year grant with the Galveston National Laboratory at the University of … Read more

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Staq Inc. Raises $2.5 Million

Baltimore-based Staq Inc. has closed a $2.5 million Series A funding round. Staq is an advertising technology startup that helps users organize their advertising campaigns. The company plans to use this funding to rapidly expand its user base. Staq has … Read more

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Greater Baltimore Colleges and Universities

The Greater Baltimore region is regularly ranked as one of the best places in the country to attend  college. The American Institute for Economic Research, for example, recently named Greater Baltimore as the fifth best college destination in the country. … Read more

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Greater Baltimore Ranked as a Top 5 College Destination

The American Institute for Economic Research (AIER) considers Greater Baltimore the #5 best destination for college students, according to its 2014-2015 College Destinations Index. Neighboring Washington, DC ranked #2. Greater Baltimore received high marks for student life and student opportunity. … Read more

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Port of Baltimore Opens New $22 Million Automobile Berth

The Port of Baltimore is looking to double down on its key areas of operation by opening a new $22 million berth for automobile shipping. Baltimore’s Port handled more roll-on/roll-off cargo and automobiles than any other port in the country … Read more

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Downtown Partnership of Baltimore Launches New Technology Company Incentive

  Downtown Partnership’s new TechConnect initiative offers financial incentive to technology companies that lease commercial space within the Downtown Management Authority boundaries. Small- to medium-sized tech businesses of all types are eligible to apply. Successful applicants will receive up to … Read more

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Baltimore Ranked 9th Most Educated City in America

By Sindhu Madhusudan (CityBizList) Ann Arbor, Mich., and North Carolina’s Raleigh and Durham are the three most educated cities in America, Forbes reported citing a WalletHub study. Ann Arbor has the highest percentage of “college-experienced adults or associate’s degree holders,” the highest percentage of bachelor’s … Read more

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EAGB Partner in Regional BioHealth Commercialization Lauches New $50 Million Gap Fund

ROCKVILLE AND BALTIMORE, MARYLAND, September 30, 2014 – BioHealth Innovation, Inc. (BHI), a regional private-public partnership focusing on commercializing market-relevant biohealth innovations and increasing access to early-stage funding in Central Maryland, announced today that venture capitalist, Tania Fernandez, Ph.D., has joined … Read more

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