EZShield and IdentityForce Combine Under New Parent Company: Sontiq

EZShield, the best-in-class digital Identity Theft Protection and Mobile Cybersecurity provider that pioneered fraud restoration, and IdentityForce, the #1 consumer-rated service that pioneered personal information security, today announced that their brands have aligned under a new company: Sontiq. Sontiq will unite both companies into one industry leader that can meet the...

Baltimore Office of Promotion & the Arts announces highlights of Baltimore Book Festival and Light City

The Baltimore Office of Promotion & the Arts (BOPA) has announced highlights of the Baltimore Book Festival and Light City 2019 under the theme Brilliant Baltimore. The celebration of art, light, literature, music and innovation is set for November 1–10, 2019 along Baltimore’s waterfront. Hours are: Friday, November 1 to Sunday, November 3 from 12 p.m. to 10 p.m.and Monday, November 4 to Sunday, November 10 from 5 p.m. to … Continue reading

BBJ: Under Armour brings on Red Bull exec to head sports marketing

Editor’s note: The following article appeared on bizjournals.com on June 17, 2019. Under Armour Inc. is bringing on a highly touted executive from Red Bull to oversee sports marketing. Sean Eggert will be senior vice president of global sports marketing at the Baltimore sportswear maker and report to Chief Marketing Officer Alessandro de Pestel. Eggert has spent the last 11 years at Red Bull helping the energy drink manufacturer become one of the world’s most … Continue reading

The Daily Record: GBMC CEO named American Hospital Association’s 2019 Grassroots Champion

Editor’s note: The following commentary appeared on thedailyrecord.com on June 13th, 2019. John Chessare, MD, president and CEO of the GBMC HealthCare System, was presented with the 2019 Grassroots Champion Award and the Membership Milestone for 100 years for GBMC by the American Hospital Association (AHA). He received the award for his successful efforts to improve health outcomes for patients, as well as increase the satisfaction of staff and community members. It was … Continue reading

Chase Brexton Health Care exceeds fundraising goal for 2019 AIDS Walk & Music Festival Baltimore

Chase Brexton Health Care and its community partners surpassed their goal and raised over $150,000 to support HIV services at the 2019 AIDS Walk & Music Festival Baltimore with over 520 registrants, 52 teams and 10 community partners. This was a record year for the AIDS Walk in Baltimore, having raised the most money in its history. Donations are still being accepted through June 30th. Source: Chase Brexton Health Care

Visit Baltimore Announces New and Renewed Agency Partnerships

Visit Baltimore, the official destination sales and marketing arm for the nation’s largest independent city, is pleased to announce new and renewed agency partnerships to help the destination drive economic impact through increased leisure visitation and a robust group meetings business. The organization welcomes the Bellweather Agency as lead creative strategy partner, enhancing Visit Baltimore’s continuing relationships with Baltimore-based ad agency TBC and destination marketing expert Miles Partnership. “We are … Continue reading

Domres and Arbogast join The J.K. Meek Group at Graystone Consulting, a Business of Morgan Stanley

Graystone Consulting, a business of Morgan Stanley Smith Barney, announced Financial Advisor Martin Domres has joined The J.K. Meek Group at Graystone Consulting, led by James K .Meek, Managing Director, in the firm’s office in Baltimore, MD. Mr. Domres is joined by his long-time colleague, Registered Marketing Associate Joe Arbogast. Mr. Domres, who has been with Morgan Stanley Wealth Management since 2013, is a native of Syracuse, NY. He holds … Continue reading

Loyola University Maryland names Marilynn Duker as 2019 Business Leader of the Year

Loyola University Maryland’s Sellinger School of Business and Management named Marilynn Duker, Chief Executive Officer at Brightview Senior Living, the 2019 Business Leader of the Year. The award honors business executives who embody Loyola’s Jesuit commitment to community and service in the leadership of their organization. In her role as CEO, Duker directs strategies for operations and long-term growth of the business. Duker joined Brightview Senior Living in 1982, which … Continue reading

Amber Jackson of Miles & Stockbridge honored by Alliance of Black Women Attorneys

Miles & Stockbridge is pleased to announce that Amber Jackson, a labor and employment lawyer in the firm’s Baltimore office,  has been selected by the Alliance of Black Women Attorneys of Maryland, Inc. to receive its Rising Star Award, which honors women who are leaders in the community. Jackson, an associate in the Labor, Employment, Benefits & Immigration practice at Miles & Stockbridge, serves on the Character Committee of the Maryland State … Continue reading

BBJ: Under Armour warehouse at Tradepoint Atlantic prepares to open

Editor’s note: The following article appeared on bizjournals.com on April 29, 2019. Under Armour’s 1.3 million-square-foot warehouse at Tradepoint Atlantic is set to open next week. The facility has been dubbed its Omni Distribution House and will be a direct distribution link from the sportswear giant to the consumer. It has been under construction for about a year next to an Amazon.com warehouse that opened in August at the former Sparrows Point steel … Continue reading