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Regional Spotlight: Protenus

Protenus was part of the 2014 DreamIt Health cohort and recently they completed a $4million Series A funding round. In partnership with BHI and Johns Hopkins University, the Economic Alliance was a catalyst for forming the first health technology accelerator … Read more

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Regional Spotlight- FourV

October is Cyber Security Awareness Month and the Greater Baltimore Region has reason to celebrate! The Maryland/DC market is one of the fastest growing cyber security industries in the world due to its proximity to the NSA and military bases. … Read more

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Citelighter to Hire Up to 20 new Employees

Not long after closing on a $2 million fundraising round, Citelighter has announced plans to hire as many as 20 new employees. At the time the round was closing, Citelighter had 27 employees and CEO Saad Alam pointed to plans … Read more

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Citelighter to Close on $2 Million in Funding

Citelighter, a Baltimore-based EdTech startup that relocated to the region from New York City in 2013, has announced their expectation to close on a $2 million fundraising round. This is the second round of seed funding for Citelighter, who closed … Read more

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Applications Now Open for the State’s new RISE Zone program

A RISE Zone is a geographic area that has nexus (a strong connection) with a qualified institution and is targeted for increased economic and community development. Qualified institutions include institutions of higher education, regional higher education centers or non-profits affiliated … Read more

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Cyber Security Business Development Mission to Poland and Romania

May 11-15, 2015 The United States Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration (ITA), is organizing an Executive-led Cyber Security Business Development Mission to Poland and Romania from May 11-15, 2015. The purpose of the mission is to introduce U.S. firms … Read more

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Cisco Plans to Add Jobs in Howard County

Cisco Systems Inc., the recent buyer of Howard County-based Sourcefire, has signed a 10-year lease for close to 100,000 square feet of office space in Howard County. The move will bring all 350 Howard County-based employees under one roof – … Read more

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Northrop Grumman Cync Program Now Accepting Scholarship Applications

Along with bwtech, the Northrop Grumman Cync program is now taking applications for their program which provides cyber security product companies with a scholarship for up to two years valued at $20,000/year. Companies also receive free space and other resources … Read more

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Johns Hopkins University Launches Vendor Acceleration Program to Support Baltimore City-Based Minority and Women-Owned Businesses

  Johns Hopkins University, in conjunction with the Surdna Foundation, has launched an initiative to support Baltimore City based minority and women owned business. The objective of the program is to provide established MBEs and WBEs with technical assistance to … Read more

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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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