The Whiting-Turner Contracting Company ranks number five on the list of the top commercial construction companies in the nation!
University of Maryland BioPark is thriving, and becomes the new home forIllumina, Inc. - developer and manufacturer of life sciences tools. This is the publically-traded company’s first commercial location on the East Coast. Illumina’s senior vice president and chief commercial officer believes...
The Greater Baltimore region is excited by the growth of NAFCO Wholesale Seafood who just broke ground at their new logistics center in Howard County. They are the largest regional seafood distributor in the mid-Atlantic. Howard County adds 50 new jobs with the development of the new North Atlantic...
Look who’s Growing - Again! Offit | Kurman Attorneys at Law – started and based in Howard County since 1987 – is ranked one of the largest law firms in the mid-Atlantic region. They are growing once again and will soon expand to North Carolina in September!
(Baltimore, Md.) – The Economic Alliance of Greater Baltimore (EAGB) is pleased to welcome staff member Katy Gilday as Office & Programs Administrator.
(Baltimore, Md.) – The Economic Alliance of Greater Baltimore (EAGB) is pleased to welcome staff member DeJonna Farrar as Marketing Coordinator. As EAGB’s Marketing Coordinator, DeJonna Farrar assists with the execution of EAGB’s marketing and communications objectives, including the monthly...
Two hundred new jobs are coming with the selection of Baltimore City’s McHenry Row as the new home of Helm Services, Inc., a new subsidiary of San Francisco-based financial technology firm Stripe Inc.
Stay up-to-date on Anne Arundel County’s industrial real estate market. With over 24 million square feet of industrial space, the county has a low 9.3 percent vacancy rate. Read more! By Wes MacQuilliam
The manufacturing industry tops the list of fastest-growing public companies in the Greater Baltimore region! See who else is on the growth path.
West Baltimore’s Pennsylvania Avenue corridor is the newest Arts and Entertainment District in the City.
There’s a house warming for 3 new tenants in Owings Mills thanks to
Time and effort pay off to secure funding to provide workforce-ready programs.
New businesses are “sprouting” up all over the Greater Baltimore region!
“Outpacing the Dow in 2019” is a good thing! It’s a great time to invest in Greater Baltimore’s 10 largest publicly traded companies.
Greater Baltimore's market for tech workers is blazing! Tech-sector wages have grown nearly 5% in the past year, putting Greater Baltimore's tech wages above Boston, Dallas, and LA. Combine this with Greater Baltimore's affordability and quality of life, and the Region will continue to attract...
The construction industry is hard at work in Greater Baltimore. We’re noting that more house warming parties are in the future for Cecil County!
Congratulations to Chris Moyer, Director of the Cecil County Office of Economic Development - OED, for his well-deserved recognition as one of North America’s Top 50 Economic Developers of 2019.
The industrial market continues to grow in Greater Baltimore. Merritt Properties announced their plans for an 860,0000-square-foot warehouse in Harford County at the new 98-acre Tower Logistics Center.
Northrup Grumman announces a $958 million contract win for full-rate production of a radar system produced at their Anne Arundel County plant.
This is big news - literally BIG! In case you missed it, the Port of Baltimore welcomed the largest container ship the Port has ever seen, but it won’t be the last. The Port is essential to the economic growth of the Greater Baltimore region and we are excited to see the expansion happening in our...
EAGB staff is on tour to gain fresh perspective and updates on the economic development assets and opportunities of the Greater Baltimore region. We recently visited Harford County to meet with Steve Overbay, Deputy Director, Community & Economic Development. Below are highlights from our tour:
This is just what the doctor ordered! Check out this truly innovative partnership between LifeBridge Health and CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield to support digital health startups. Another reason the Greater Baltimore region is the place to start, grow and locate business.
The corporate headquarters of Coronis Health is relocating to Carroll County. Their CEO, Stephen Grubbs, shared, “We are excited about our move to Carroll County. We are in a state-of-the-art facility with lots of nearby amenities for employees. In addition, the location provides our fast growing...
For anyone who has been touched by cancer – tragically, this includes just about everyone – there is promising news coming out of Johns Hopkins. A new company called Thrive Earlier Detection Corp. has been licensed by Johns Hopkins to develop and market CancerSEEK, a test designed to detect cancer...
The EAGB is touring the Greater Baltimore region. We recently visited Cecil County for a tour guided by the Director of the Cecil County Economic Development Office, Chris Moyer. On our tour, we had a look at the site of a new Great Wolf Lodge, slated to open in 2022.
Check out what the Howard Hughes Corporation is planning for the Downtown Columbia Lakefront.
Under Armour prepares to open a new distribution warehouse at Tradepoint Atlantic in Baltimore County. With it, the Region welcomes 1,000 new jobs.
Listen to Lauren’s story and why this UMBC cybersecurity graduate decided to stay in Maryland. Lauren shares with Maryland Department of Commerce that “If you want to be a cybersecurity professional, Maryland is the place to be.”
The Wall Street Journal has named Baltimore one of three top “New Cities for New Grads.” Baltimore is attracting young professionals due to an abundance of ‘hot’ jobs, cheap rents, millennial enclaves, social life, and more. Don’t miss the highlights in the video at marker 2:25.
(Baltimore, Md.) – The Economic Alliance of Greater Baltimore (EAGB) is pleased to welcome new staff members: Susanne Forno as marketing director and Nick Henninger as research & data analyst.
Baltimore County will welcome Whole Foods Market as the anchor to the $350 million Towson Row mixed-use project.
Greater Baltimore hosted some of the brightest teens from across the country for The Cyber Patriot National Finals Competition. We’re excited to see future generations interested in STEM, including Baltimore County’s Loyola Blakefield school which had two teams represented in the national finals.
According to Bloomberg Businessweek’s latest U.S. State Innovation Index, Maryland is one of the Country’s top 5 innovative markets!
Carroll County’s Zeteo Tech LLC has raised $10M in new funding. A great achievement by this Greater Baltimore defense tech firm!
There are more trained cyberengineers in Maryland than in the rest of the U.S. combined! With nearly 110,000 cyber-related engineering and data science professionals, Maryland boasts the world's largest state-trained cyber workforce.
Paragon, founded in Baltimore nearly 30 years ago, is one of the largest and fastest-growing biotechnology companies in the state. The new cutting-edge biomanufacturing facility is expected add 500 new jobs by the end of this year!
Expanding its commitment to entrepreneurship, workforce development and partnership, Towson University – the Greater Baltimore region’s largest public university – has unveiled plans for the former Armory building in the heart of Baltimore County.
Healthcare is rapidly expanding in Harford County, but it’s more than “bricks and mortar.” Find out more about the upcoming advancements and why businesses should consider Harford County as a potential location.
The EAGB is proud (but in no way surprised!) to see Stanley Black & Decker and McCormick & Company, Inc. , both headquartered in the Greater Baltimore region, earning spots on the national “100 Most Reputable Companies in the US” list!
Smithfield Foods will become the latest manufacturer to open a new distribution center at Principio Business Park, bringing 240 jobs to Cecil County. We’re excited to see Cecil County continue to grow!
When it comes to overall economic impact, the Greater Baltimore region’s tech sector contributes $21.6 billion to the economy. The state also added 3,700 tech jobs between 2017 and 2018, and we’re eager to see that growth continue.
Seven new tenants have signed on to open in the upcoming Towson Station in Baltimore County.
According to SmartAccess.com, Baltimore moved up a spot to No. 2 on a study of the best cities for women in tech.
The 450-room Great Wolf Lodge resort in Cecil County is moving forward. It would create up to 600 full-time jobs and add between 450 and 500 hotel beds to the local tourism industry. Read more about the return on investment the county anticipates from an article released by the Baltimore Business...
Tradepoint Atlantic in the Port of Baltimore will soon be an import gateway for Volkswagen, Audi, Bentley and Lamborghinis as Volkswagen works to improve their vehicle delivery in the mid-Atlantic region!
Banking giant JPMorgan Chase & Co. recently announced that it and its partners will give $6.65 million to community groups in the Baltimore-Washington region that lend money to minority-owned businesses and entrepreneurs to help them start and grow businesses!
The deal is signed. Read more on this exclusive article from the Baltimore Business Journal.
Greater Baltimore is truly connected to it all - Already proven as a ground-breaking leader in innovation and technology, Baltimore's Under Armour is now preparing to break out of the Earth's atmosphere. The partnership announced today with Sir Richard Branson's space company Virgin Galactic will...
EAGB Names Michele Whelley CEO and Sharon (Markley) Schreiber COO The Economic Alliance of Greater Baltimore (EAGB) announced the appointment of Michele L. Whelley as chief executive officer and Sharon K. (Markley) Schreiber as chief operating officer, effective Jan. 21st. Whelley succeeds veteran...
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