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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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Holiday Shopping in Downtown Frederick

Holiday Shopping in Downtown Frederick

Guest blogger Leeann Dickerson tells us why the holidays are a magical time in Downtown Frederick!

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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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Tourism Growth Helps Boost Frederick County's Economy

Tourism Growth Helps Boost Frederick County's Economy

Tourism is an important and fast growing industry in Frederick County.

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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 Future Minority Business Leaders Program Accepting Applications for 2018 Class

Frederick County Future Minority Business Leaders Program Accepting Applications for 2018 Class

The Frederick County Office of Economic Development is now accepting applications for the 2018 Class of the Future Minority Business Leaders Program.

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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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Health, Fitness and Sports Businesses Find Success in Frederick County

Health, Fitness and Sports Businesses Find Success in Frederick County

The first Mid-Maryland Health, Fitness and Sports Expo was held on June 3, 2017 at the Frederick Indoor Soccer Center. Over 50 exhibitors helped demonstrate the latest trends and information in the health, fitness and sports world to more than 2,000 attendees.

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