Baltimore Sun: T. Rowe Price to move from Pratt Street in downtown Baltimore to new office in Harbor Point

The firm’s reinvestment in Baltimore should be viewed as a signal to other major companies about the city’s economic stability, said Donald C. Fry, the Greater Baltimore Committee’s president and CEO. Continue reading

Governor Larry Hogan’s Nov. 23 COVID-19 Press Conference

The Governor announced that Maryland is launching a compliance and coordination effort, which includes deploying State troopers in every county to work with counties to investigate violations of State law. Continue reading

2020 Bridging the Gap Achievement Award Winners announced

“Minority and women-owned businesses are an integral part of our economy — at the national level, in our state and in our local communities,” said Greater Baltimore Committee (GBC) President and CEO Donald C. Fry in his opening remarks. “ Continue reading

Baltimore Sun: Southwest CEO discusses furloughs, braces for dismal winter

Kelly, who is currently not collecting a salary, said the company remains 20% overstaffed even after offering voluntary separation packages and extended leave programs to about 16,000 workers. Continue reading

Southwest Airlines CEO Gary Kelly discusses the state of the travel industry

Southwest Airlines CEO Gary Kelly started the discussion by noting Southwest Airlines’ successful partnership with BWI and the fact that it meant “tremendous route expansion” for the airline. Continue reading

BBJ: Harborplace tenants threatened with eviction if they don’t pay back rent

GBC President and CEO Don Fry said that he became frustrated with Harborplace’s struggles recently because “there seems to be very little public comment from city officials about the status of the receivership or plans for the near future.” Continue reading

GBC announces 46th Annual Mayor’s Business Recognition Awards recipients

The awards are given for specific activities or projects between June 1, 2019, and September 30, 2020, that have significantly benefited Baltimore City and are outside the regular mission or day-to-day work or activities of the business.
See the list of 2020 winners here. Continue reading