GBC announces formation of Public Safety Committee

The GBC’s newly formed Public Safety Committee plans to hold its first meeting next month. Co-chaired by University of Baltimore President Dr. Kurt Schmoke and Southway Builders President Willy Moore, the Public Safety Committee will identify and examine emerging public safety issues and work with appropriate stakeholders to affect...

GBC Foundation Hall of Fame raffle winners announced

The Greater Baltimore Committee is pleased to announce the following winners of the GBC Foundation, Inc. Hall of Fame raffle. Thank you to everyone who purchased raffle tickets. Raffle proceeds will support programs and initiatives of the GBC Foundation, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) tax exempt organization that serves as the charitable arm of the Greater Baltimore Committee. Grand Prize winner: Connie Pierce Ray Lewis framed autographed jersey. (Lewis will be inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame … Continue reading

The Daily Record: A better way to select a lieutenant governor

Editor’s note: The following commentary appeared on on July 19, 2018. When then-Democratic presidential nominee Sen. Barack Obama was searching for a running mate, he did not have to look far for qualified candidates. The hard-fought Democratic primary had featured several highly qualified candidates, including Sen. Joe Biden from Delaware and Sen. Hillary Clinton from New York. Biden dropped out of the race following the Iowa caucus but his … Continue reading

Call for nominations for GBC’s Bridging the Gap and Mayor’s Business Recognition awards receptions

The Greater Baltimore Committee seeks nominations for the 15th Annual Bridging the Gap Achievement Awards on November 14, 2018 and the 44th Annual Mayor’s Business Recognition Awards on December 5, 2018. For more than 15 years, the GBC has been recognizing, through its Bridging the Gap Achievement Awards, exceptional minority, women-owned, majority businesses and executives who nurture the development of minority and women-owned businesses in Greater Baltimore and Maryland. The GBC’s … Continue reading

Greater Baltimore Committee welcomes new members

The GBC welcomes the following new members: Continental Realty Corporation Creative Alliance Donate Life Maryland JP2 Architects, LLC MD Energy Advisors LLC Weller Development Company To join the GBC, click here or call Sophia Silbergeld at 410-727-2820.

Register to attend GBC’s premier fall events

Join the Greater Baltimore Committee for its upcoming fall events: Economic Outlook Conference, which this year will focus on “The Future of Work” and explore topics such as artificial intelligence, on September 13 at the Baltimore Marriott Waterfront Hotel Hotel; Transportation Summit on October 11 at the Baltimore Marriott Inner Harbor at Camden Yards; Bridging the Gap Achievement Awards, which recognizes exceptional minority and women-owned businesses and majority businesses and … Continue reading

Thank you to GBC Golf Classic sponsors and package purchasers

A special thank you to the 2018 GBC Golf Classic sponsors and package purchasers! The Golf Classic on July 17, 2018 is now sold out. Event Sponsors: Ambassador Southwest Airlines The official airline of the GBC Golf Ball SECU Breakfast  Baltimore Ravens Luncheon Mahogany Inc. SB & Company, LLC Beverage Cart Coppin State University Dell Technologies Douglas Memorial Community Church EMR – Electric Motor Repair Company Putting Green Maryland Business Roundtable … Continue reading

The Daily Record: Thinking big about Pimlico

Editor’s note: The following commentary appeared on on June 14, 2018. Justify’s sprint to win the Belmont Stakes and capture the Triple Crown last Saturday was remarkable and uplifting. It once again reminds us of just how fortunate Baltimore is to be home to the middle jewel of the Triple Crown, the Preakness. As such, Baltimore has the distinction of hosting one of the most heralded sporting events in the United … Continue reading

WBAL News Radio 1090: 2018 Greater Baltimore State of the Region Report

Editor’s note: The following commentary aired on on June 5, 2018. Listen to the commentary. A recently released report by the Greater Baltimore Committee and Baltimore Metropolitan Council provides a captivating snapshot of the Baltimore region today compared to 20 years ago. The 2018 Greater Baltimore State of the Region Report found that the region is more ethnically diverse, better educated and wealthier than in 1998. Here are just a few findings … Continue reading

GBC announces July 19 Newsmaker Breakfast with Baltimore County Executive Don Mohler

Join regional business leaders for a conversation with Baltimore County Executive Don Mohler, who will discuss his experiences since being sworn in as Baltimore County’s 13th executive on May 29, his agenda for the county moving forward and his thoughts on where Baltimore County is headed in 2018 and beyond. Mohler was appointed Baltimore County Executive by the County Council to complete the term of County Executive Kevin Kamenetz, who died suddenly on May 10, 2018. Upon … Continue reading