Entrepreneurs

Frederick County Graduates 17 Future Minority Business Leaders

Frederick County Graduates 17 Future Minority Business Leaders

OED announces the graduation of the Class of 2018 Frederick County Future Minority Business Leaders on Friday, September 28, 2018.

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Women's Business Center Helps Meet Needs of Women-owned Businesses in Frederick County

Women's Business Center Helps Meet Needs of Women-owned Businesses in Frederick County

Maria McElhenny with the Women's Business Center offers one-on-one counseling services as well as a variety of group classes held at ROOT.

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Yemi - Making Frederick County Beautiful

Yemi - Making Frederick County Beautiful

Known for his large-scale murals and glass art pieces across the county, Yemi has made a name for himself in Frederick County and beyond. #FrederickEntrepreneurs

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Business Pitch Services Available at ROOT

Business Pitch Services Available at ROOT

The Frederick County Office of Economic Development (OED) has created three business pitch services to help grow all businesses in Frederick County

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From Mayor to Small Business Owner – Karin Tome, Owner of Towpath Creamery

From Mayor to Small Business Owner – Karin Tome, Owner of Towpath Creamery

Karin Tome used the time after her tenure as Mayor of the City of Brunswick, to jump head first into learning how to run a business – and there was no question in her mind as to where she was going to open it.

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How Wonder Book & Video Helped Frederick Become the ‘Book Capital of the Country’

How Wonder Book & Video Helped Frederick Become the ‘Book Capital of the Country’

An interview with Chuck Roberts, Owner of Wonder Book & Video #FrederickEntrepreneurs

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Vibe+Tech+Talent in Frederick County

Vibe+Tech+Talent in Frederick County

In an effort to attract tech companies and talent in the tech industry, OED has launched a Vibe+Tech+Talent online digital campaign that includes targeted digital advertising and a new Tech in Frederick video.

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Pitch Creator Takes ROOT Without a Pitch

Pitch Creator Takes ROOT Without a Pitch

Frederick County Office of Economic Development brings Pitch Creator course to Frederick entrepreneurs.

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Big Things on the Rise for Jerk N’ Jive

Big Things on the Rise for Jerk N’ Jive

Entrepreneurs James & Danielle Smith own Jerk N' Jive Caribbean Kitchen and have plans to expand their services.

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Shaking Things Up with Washington Labs CEO Mike Violette

Shaking Things Up with Washington Labs CEO Mike Violette

Before many manufacturers ever put certain products on the market, there are standards they must meet and this Frederick company has the ability to find what doesn't work.

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