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Frederick County Projected to Have Highest Long-Term Job Growth in State

Frederick County Projected to Have Highest Long-Term Job Growth in State

Projections by the Maryland Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation show Frederick County jobs growing by 9.2 percent, or 9,375 jobs through 2024.

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How to Start a Winery, Brewery, Distillery Guide in Frederick County Released

How to Start a Winery, Brewery, Distillery Guide in Frederick County Released

Frederick County’s craft beverage industry has seen tremendous growth over the last three years and leads the state in the number of wineries, farm breweries, and distilleries.

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Frederick County Best Places to Work Honored

Frederick County Best Places to Work Honored

Frederick County businesses were recognized at the Annual Best Places to Work awards program held at the Delaplaine Visual Arts Education Center in Frederick on July 27, 2017.

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OED Makes Connections at 2017 BIO International Convention

OED Makes Connections at 2017 BIO International Convention

Frederick County OED kicked off summer with a strong and dynamic presence at the 2017 BIO International Convention, June 19-22 in San Diego.

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2017 Business Appreciation Week – Save the Date!

2017 Business Appreciation Week – Save the Date!

The 2017 Business Appreciation Week (BAW) is on the books for October 23-27, and the Office of Economic Development (OED) is gearing up for a successful event.

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New Name & Slogan for Business & Technology Cultivation Center Announced

New Name & Slogan for Business & Technology Cultivation Center Announced

County Executive Jan Gardner today announced an exciting branding name and slogan for the new Business & Technology Cultivation Center at 118 N. Market St. in Frederick that will help in fulfilling her vision to create jobs and encourage new business startups in Frederick County.

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2016 OED Annual Report Highlights Strong Growth

2016 OED Annual Report Highlights Strong Growth

The Frederick County Office of Economic Development (OED) released their 2016 Annual Report today. Reflecting on strong economic growth for 2016, the report highlights the Top 5 Economic Development Accomplishments, Major Locations and Expansions, Economic Data Indicators and the Year in Review.

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OED's Helen Propheter Reflects on 25 Years With Frederick County Government

OED's Helen Propheter Reflects on 25 Years With Frederick County Government

The Frederick County Office of Economic Development (OED) announces that Director Helen Propheter is celebrating 25 years with Frederick County Government.

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118 N. Market St. Update: What's Going on at the Downtown Innovation and Cultivation Center?

118 N. Market St. Update: What's Going on at the Downtown Innovation and Cultivation Center?

A new name for the building, executed leases and a new face to greet you when you come see us, all of this is currently in the works at 118 N. Market Street.

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Meet the Class of 2017 - Frederick's Future Minority Business Leaders

Meet the Class of 2017 - Frederick's Future Minority Business Leaders

The Frederick County Future Minority Business Leaders Program recently welcomed the inaugural class in March 2017.

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