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Businesses Express Optimism about Expansion Opportunities in Frederick County during Business Appreciation Week

Businesses Express Optimism about Expansion Opportunities in Frederick County during Business Appreciation Week

Between October 23-27, 2017, 117 businesses were visited throughout the county. A record number of businesses said they have plans to expand with 63% responding with future expansion plans.

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Heather Gramm Graduates from Leadership Maryland

Heather Gramm Graduates from Leadership Maryland

Frederick County Office of Economic Development assistant director of Economic Development and Frederick County resident recognized at December 5 ceremony

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Katie Albaugh - OED's Agriculture & Craft Beverage Champion

Katie Albaugh - OED's Agriculture & Craft Beverage Champion

Katie Albaugh joined the Office of Economic Development (OED) team in August of 2015 as the Agriculture Business Development Specialist.

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EDW in Rewind: A Recap of MEDA’s Economic Development Week 2017

EDW in Rewind: A Recap of MEDA’s Economic Development Week 2017

Economic Development Week brings attention to our colleagues across the state who are transforming lives, creating opportunities, inspiring innovation and enriching their communities. If you missed this year’s Economic Development Week, here’s a quick recap of the events and celebrations.

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Frederick County Office of Economic Development Named Tourism’s ‘Ambassador of the Year’

Frederick County Office of Economic Development Named Tourism’s ‘Ambassador of the Year’

The Frederick County Office of Economic Development (OED) was named the 2017 Tourism Council of Frederick County (TCFC) ‘Ambassador of the Year’ for the collaborative promotion of the craft beverage industry in Frederick County at the organization’s annual membership meeting on October 31, 2017

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Celebrating Economic Development Week in Maryland

Celebrating Economic Development Week in Maryland

October 23rd-27th is Economic Development Week in Maryland and also Business Appreciation Week in Frederick County.

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Frederick County Graduates First Future Minority Business Leaders Class

Frederick County Graduates First Future Minority Business Leaders Class

The Frederick County Office of Economic Development (OED) announces the graduation of the inaugural class of future minority business leaders who participated in the 8-month long Future Minority Business Leaders program.

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Family Festival @ the Farm – Self-Guided Farm Tour Set for October 21st and 22nd

Family Festival @ the Farm – Self-Guided Farm Tour Set for October 21st and 22nd

The 2017 Family Festival @ the Farm will be held Saturday October 21st and Sunday October 22nd at 18 farms around Frederick County.

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STRT1UP Road Show Brings Pitch Bus to Frederick County for Entrepreneur Competition

STRT1UP Road Show Brings Pitch Bus to Frederick County for Entrepreneur Competition

The STRT1UP Road Show will make its way through Frederick County on Tuesday, September 12, 2017 as part of a yearlong “Pitch Across Maryland” entrepreneurship celebration.

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