Pulse of the Region | January 2023

ICYMI: A Welcome Message from Mark Anthony Thomas, President & CEO of the Greater Baltimore Committee It has been a month since Mark Anthony Thomas began his new position as President & CEO of the Greater Baltimore Committee. In this role, he will continue to listen and learn from partners...
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Congratulations to Mark Anthony Thomas for Recognition in The Daily Record’s Power 100

The Greater Baltimore Committee (GBC) congratulates Mark Anthony Thomas, President & CEO for his recognition in The Maryland Daily Record’s Power 100 list for 2022-2023. He will serve as the GBC’s first CEO since the merger with the former Economic Alliance of Greater Baltimore. Read Mark’s Power 100 profile here. Congratulations to of GBC board members who were recognized, including, Calvin Butler Jr. (Exelon Utilities and Chair of the GBC … Continue reading

PRESS RELEASE: THE GREATER BALTIMORE COMMITTEE NAMES JEFF ZUBACK AS ORGANIZATION’S FIRST-EVER PUBLIC SAFETY DATA OFFICER

MEDIA CONTACT: Amy Burke Friedman, PROFILES 410-243-3790 / afriedman@profilespr.com (Baltimore, Md.) – In his first act as president and chief executive officer of the Greater Baltimore Committee (GBC), Mark Anthony Thomas announced today the appointment of Jeff Zuback as the organization’s first-ever public safety data officer starting on January 17, 2023. As public safety data officer, Zuback will assess how the Baltimore business community can support the efforts of the … Continue reading

Pulse of the Region | December 2022

The GBC welcomes Mark Anthony Thomas, New President & CEO of the Greater Baltimore Committee  The Greater Baltimore Committee welcomes new President & CEO Mark Anthony Thomas to the region. We are excited to move Greater Baltimore forward and upwards under Mark’s leadership. Gain insight into his leadership and values here. To learn more about Mark, read the press release here. More than 40 Additional Major Baltimore Region Employers Join … Continue reading

Get Plugged In to the Region’s Workforce: 2022 Snapshot

Workforce development is an extensive field that spans systems, industries, and stakeholders. Collectively, we can ensure the Greater Baltimore region has a thriving future of inclusive economic growth through a strong talent pipeline of skilled labor.  The GBC’s Preparing for the Future: A Regional Workforce Initiative continues to make an impact across the region. By the numbers, in 2022: Over 280+ meetings held for outreach, education and collaborating on the … Continue reading

Six Questions with Mark Anthony Thomas, New President & CEO of the Greater Baltimore Committee

Meet Mark Anthony Thomas, President & CEO of the Greater Baltimore Committee! 1. Do you have a hobby outside of work that helps you be a better leader? I’m a big reader – though not of leadership books. I’m drawn to books about innovation and the process of disruption. Equally influential, I have a large library of poets from different cultures, including translated works. There are universal hopes we all … Continue reading

Press Release: More than 40 Additional Major Baltimore Region Employers Join Effort to Transform Baltimore’s Transit Future

Media Contact Sharon Markley Schreiber, Greater Baltimore Committee (410) 727-2820 | smarkleyschreiber@greaterbaltimore.org Today, the Greater Baltimore Committee (GBC) and the Greater Washington Partnership (the Partnership) announced 41 new supporters of the Baltimore’s Transit Future campaign launched in June to build support among leaders in the Baltimore region to deliver a transformed transit system to better serve existing riders and successfully compete in the global economy. Supporters announced today include: Clark … Continue reading

Pulse of the Region | November 2022

Greater Baltimore Committee Announces Winners of the 2022 Bridging the Gap Achievement Awards The Greater Baltimore Committee, has announced today the recipients of its 2022 Bridging the Gap Achievement Awards, which are issued annually to recognize exceptional majority, minority and women-owned businesses and executives who nurture the development of minority and women-owned businesses in Greater Baltimore. Read the press release.  Congratulations to GBC Board and member organization executives honored at … Continue reading

Congratulations to GBC Board and member organization executives honored at the Baltimore Business Journal’s 40 Under 40 awards

The Greater Baltimore Committee congratulates members of the GBC Board of Directors and member organization executives who will be honored tonight, November 17, 2022, at the Baltimore Business Journal’s 40 Under 40 Awards. Congratulations to GBC Board member Dr. Daria Willis (Howard Community College) and to our member organizations’ leaders Jonathan Bratt (University of Maryland, Baltimore), Dr. Sarah Conway (Johns Hopkins Clinical Alliance), Eliza Cornejo (Goucher College), Dr. Adrianne Hammershaimb … Continue reading

Press Release: Greater Baltimore Committee Announces Winners of the 2022 Bridging the Gap Achievement Awards

MEDIA CONTACT: Amy Burke Friedman, PROFILES 410-243-3790 // afriedman@profilespr.com The Greater Baltimore Committee, today, announced the recipients of its annual Bridging the Gap Achievement Awards, which are issued annually to recognize exceptional majority, minority and women-owned businesses and executives who nurture the development of minority and women-owned businesses in Greater Baltimore and Maryland. During the event, held this morning at Morgan State University, the Greater Baltimore Committee recognized 19 businesses … Continue reading