Bromo Seltzer Arts Tower Open Studio Day, Feb. 28

Bromo Seltzer Arts Tower Open Studio Day offers visitors an opportunity to interact with skilled artists and acquire inventive artwork. On Feb. 28 from 1-5 p.m., guest can enjoy a great atmosphere, support artists and take a tour of the Bromo Seltzer Arts Tower, located at 21 S. Eutaw...

The Janet & Walter Sondheim Artscape prize announces semifinalists

Mayor Sheila Dixon and the Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts announce the semifinalists for the fourth annual Janet & Walter Sondheim Artscape Prize. The prize will award a $25,000 fellowship to a visual artist or visual artist collaborators working in the Baltimore region. The winner of the Janet & Walter Sondheim Artscape Prize will be announced on July 11 at 7 p.m. at The Baltimore Museum of Art. … Continue reading

Network 2000, Inc. and GBC to host ‘Roadmap to the Boardroom’

Roadmap to the Boardroom: Views from the Inside Presented by Network 2000, Inc. & Greater Baltimore Committee Date: March 25Time: 7:30-9:30 a.m. (Program begins 8 a.m.) Cost: $45 per ticket; RSVP by March 18 Location: Radisson Hotel at Cross Keys, The Village of Cross Keys, Baltimore, Md. 21210 What progress is being made in Maryland to increase the number of women on publicly traded boards of directors? Hear the results … Continue reading

New Rembrandt Peale Portrait in focus show at the Walters Art Museum

In celebration of a recent gift to the museum by a Maryland family, the Walters Art Museum presents the focus show, Rembrandt Peale’s Portrait of John Meer: A New Addition to the American Art Collection, on the work of painter Rembrandt Peale (1778–1860). The donated, undated painting, Portrait of John Meer, depicts a robust middle-aged man who points enigmatically at a human skull cradled to his body. Painted by Peale … Continue reading

R. Christopher Rosenthal awarded Accredited Estate Planner credential

R. Christopher Rosenthal, a director in the Forensic and Valuation Services Group at Ellin & Tucker, Chartered, has recently been awarded the Accredited Estate Planner (AEP) Credential by the National Association of Estate Planners and Councils (NAEPC). This credential is awarded by the NAEPC to recognize estate planning professionals who meet stringent requirements of experience, knowledge, education and professional reputation and character. The NAEPC is a national organization of professional … Continue reading

Three new partners announced at Shapiro Sher Guinot and Sandler

Maryland law firm Shapiro Sher Guinot & Sandler is pleased to announce Matthew A.S. Esworthy, David M. Hausner and John J. Leidig have been named partners of the firm. Esworthy, previously an associate at the firm, is now a partner in its litigation department. He concentrates in general civil and criminal litigation, including securities litigation, partnership disputes, appeals and employment law. Esworthy graduated from the Dickinson School of Law at … Continue reading

David Panneton appointed to TowsonGlobal Advisory Board

David Panneton, vice president for worldwide marketing in microbiology systems at BD, has joined the TowsonGlobal Advisory Board. In his role at BD Diagnostics – Diagnostics Systems, a unit of BD, Panneton has direct responsibility for strategy development, product innovation and development, and marketing operations. “Having lived and worked in many other parts of the world, I am thrilled now to call Maryland home and to be able to make … Continue reading

Searchlight Business Intelligence joins TowsonGlobal business incubator

Searchlight Business Intelligence, a sales and investment research firm, has become the latest business to join TowsonGlobal, Towson University’s international incubator for startup companies. “Searchlight provides clients with a variety of information services to enhance their decision-making capabilities, which allows them to maximize sales and returns on investment,” Jeremy Bevans, Searchlight’s manager of operations, said. Central to Searchlight’s offerings is the development for clients of detailed profiles of prospective customers. … Continue reading

Lease approved for new life sciences institute at University of Maryland BioPark in west Baltimore

Governor Martin O’Malley announced Jan. 28 the University of Maryland BioPark, a biomedical research park located on the campus of the University of Maryland, Baltimore, will have a new tenant next year. The Board of Public Works has approved a 10-year lease for space to be occupied by the Baltimore City Community College (BCCC) Life Sciences Institute. Negotiated by the Maryland Department of General Services’ Office of Real Estate, the … Continue reading

Katz Abosch names Melissa J. Pitchford to Shareholder

Regional accounting and consulting firm KatzAbosch, Jan. 26 announced it has named Melissa J. Pitchford, CPA, to Shareholder with the firm. Pitchford joined the firm in 2002 and provides auditing, accounting, and taxation services. She serves as Co-Chair of the firm’s Medical Practice Services Group working directly with medical practices and physicians throughout the state of Maryland and specializes in business advice and assistance to medical services institutions and providers, … Continue reading