TEDCO Announced a Winner of the AMA Baltimore 2022 MX Awards

TEDCO, Maryland’s economic engine for technology companies, announced today that it received an MX award from the American Marketing Association Baltimore Chapter (AMA Baltimore). TEDCO was recognized for the Best Print Advertisement Campaign of the Year. Read more: https://www.tedcomd.com/news-events/press-releases/2022/tedco-announced-winner-ama-baltimore-2022-mx-awards

Loyola names Rodney L. Parker, Ph.D., as chief equity and inclusion officer

Loyola University Maryland announced that Rodney L. Parker, Ph.D., has been selected as Loyola’s chief equity and inclusion officer, effective immediately. Parker has served in the role on a temporary basis since being named acting chief equity and inclusion officer in July 2021 while the University was in a presidential search. When Dr. Parker joined the Loyola community in 2002, he served for two and a half years as an … Continue reading

TEDCO’s Pre-Seed Builder Fund Invests $150K in Maryland Tech Start-up, AudioOne

TEDCO, Maryland’s economic engine for technology companies, announced today its Builder Fund invested $150,000 in AudioOne, Inc., a technology start-up based in Maryland. TEDCO’s Builder Fund invests in and provides executive support to Maryland-based technology companies run by entrepreneurs who demonstrate economic disadvantage. AudioOne, Inc., based in Bethesda, Md. and founded by Mark McMahon and Antonio Bray, integrates different artificial intelligence platforms to bring its members a more complete, personalized radio listening experience. … Continue reading

TEDCO to Receive up to $50 Million from State Small Business Credit Initiative

TEDCO, Maryland’s economic engine for technology companies, announced today it will receive up to $50 million from Governor Hogan’s small business relief plan that was approved for funding from the United States Treasury Department’s State Small Business Credit Initiative (SSBCI). TEDCO will allocate the funds into four existing programs targeting technology-based Maryland businesses and entrepreneurs. Read more: https://www.tedcomd.com/news-events/press-releases/2022/tedco-receive-50-million-state-small-business-credit-initiative 

Deborah M. Cady Melzer, Ph.D., to be Loyola’s next vice president for student development and dean of students

Deborah M. Cady Melzer, Ph.D., has been named Loyola University Maryland’s next vice president for student development and dean of students. Cady Melzer joins Loyola from Assumption University in Worcester, Massachusetts, where she is vice president for student affairs. She was selected after the completion of a national search and will begin at Loyola on July 18, 2022. “Dr. Cady Melzer brings a deep understanding of the value of Jesuit … Continue reading

CCBC welcomes Margaret A. Forté and Dana M. Moore, II to its Board of Trustees

Community College of Baltimore County President Sandra L. Kurtinitis is pleased to welcome Margaret A. Forté and Dana M. Moore, II to the college’s Board of Trustees. The Board maintains general oversight of CCBC. Its responsibilities include adopting rules and regulations for college operations, approving the college budget, considering and approving CCBC’s academic programs, major purchases and long-range plans. Appointed to the CCBC Board of Trustees by Maryland Governor Larry … Continue reading

James B. Sellinger will retire as Chancellor of Education for the Archdiocese of Baltimore

James B. Sellinger will retire as Chancellor of Education for the Archdiocese of Baltimore on June 30 after a distinguished tenure impacting the lives and futures of thousands of young people across Maryland. As the Archdiocese’s first-ever chancellor, Sellinger stepped into the role following his retirement from a successful 35-year career as an executive with IBM. Over the last eight years, he’s led Catholic schools in the Archdiocese through historic … Continue reading

Maryland Hotel Lodging Association Celebrates the Industry’s Best at 2022 Stars of the Industry Awards Luncheon

On April 26, 2022, the Maryland Hotel Lodging Association (MHLA) hosted more than 350 guests – including owners, managers, frontline employees, and partners from Maryland’s statewide lodging industry – at its 32nd annual Stars of the Industry Awards Luncheon and Annual Meeting. Held at the Sheraton Baltimore North in Towson, the celebration recognized deserving hotels and team members who have gone above and beyond this year to provide excellent service … Continue reading

BOPA ASKS AUDIENCES: HOW DO YOU RELATE TO LOCAL ARTS & CULTURE?

To better serve Baltimore audiences, the Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts (BOPA) is inviting citizens to take a brief constituent survey to share their thoughts on the City’s arts and culture scene. BOPA is conducting this survey as part of our Strategic Planning Process to ensure that our work reflects the needs and wants of the Baltimore community as it relates to arts and culture. BOPA will be … Continue reading