Gov. O’Malley appoints Gary Duane Rodwell, D.P.A. to BCCC Board of Trustees

Gov. Martin O’Malley has appointed Gary Duane Rodwell, D.P.A., a longtime executive administrator in community organizations, coalition builder and expert in the revitalization of urban places, to the Baltimore City Community College Board of Trustees. Dr. Rodwell will serve the remainder of a six-year term which began July 1, 2003 and a new six-year term beginning July 1. Dr. Rodwell is currently president and CEO of Rodwell Development Group LLC, … Continue reading

Flor Andres and Sam Azzarello, Jr. appointed to TowsonGlobal Advisory Board

Flor Andres, vice president of finance at Black & Decker, and Sam Azzarello, Jr., general manager for logistics at the Maryland Port Administration, have joined the TowsonGlobal Advisory Board. Andres, who joined Black & Decker in 1995, works with the management team in the Consumer Products Division to grow the business, maintain and improve cost competitiveness, develop and execute strategic plans that maintain the company’s market position, and cultivate a … Continue reading

CSD Architects announce launch of extraordinary new study

CSD Architects announces the launch of its “Sleepover Project” in an earnest move to gain insight into the daily lives of aging seniors who reside in assisted living and skilled nursing communities. With the long-term goal of providing better design and building more responsive communities, CSD is sending each member of its senior living architectural design team to stay overnight in a senior living community. Between March and September 2009, … Continue reading

David’s Natural Market opens at Bel Air North Village Shopping Center

David’s Natural Market, a full-service food store specializing in natural and organic meats, produce, dairy products and vitamins, will celebrate their expansion with a ribbon cutting ceremony on May 2. The new 4,800-square foot store at 1523E Rock Spring Road in the Bel Air North Village Shopping Center offers health-conscious customers a full line of organic produce, a walk-in cooler stocked with to-go lunches, a large selection of allergy-free merchandise … Continue reading

ARTcetra 1st Annual Art Auction Fundraiser at Coppin State University offers fine art and entertainment

Coppin State University Helene Fuld School of Nursing, Maryland’s No. 1 source of minority baccalaureate and graduate prepared nurses, presents an exclusive art benefit auction on April 25 at the newly-opened Health and Human Services building on Coppin’s campus. Complimenting the evening’s bidding will be a star-studded reception with an intimate jazz performance by Alonzo Morris. ARTcetra offers distinguished works by prominent artists including Larry “Poncho” Brown, Charles Bibbs, Paul … Continue reading

AACC’s Martha Smith among Fort Meade Alliance’s new Board Members

Four new members took their places on the board of directors for the Fort Meade Alliance as of Jan. 1. They are William Badger Jr., vice president, M&T Bank; G. Dickson Gribble Jr., vice president, business development, Intelligence Solutions division, L-3 Communications; Ron Reusch, System Studies & Simulation Inc.; and Dr. Martha A. Smith, president, Anne Arundel Community College. Badger manages the Government Banking Division for the Mid-Atlantic region. Prior … Continue reading

The Janet & Walter Sondheim Artscape prize finalists announced

Mayor Sheila Dixon and the Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts announce the finalists for the fourth annual Janet & Walter Sondheim Artscape Prize. The six finalists are Baltimore Development Cooperative (BDC), Leslie Furlong, Ryan Hackett, Jessie Lehson, Molly Springfield and Karen Yasinsky. Awarded by an outside panel of three jurors, the winner of the $25,000 prize will be announced during an award ceremony on July 11 at 7 … Continue reading

Two UMB Faculty are among the winners of the USM Regents’ Faculty Awards

The University System of Maryland (USM) Board of Regents at its meeting April 10 announced the 17 recipients of the 2009 USM Regents’ Faculty Awards, and they included two faculty members from the University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB). Presented in five categories, the awards honor excellence in teaching; scholarship, research or creative activities; public service; mentoring; and collaboration. Each award carries a $1,000 prize provided by the institutions and the … Continue reading

TBB Global Logistics and One World Sourcing form strategic alliance

The leadership at TBB Global Logistics and One World Sourcing are pleased to announce the formation of a strategic business alliance to offer clients expanded global sourcing and supply chain services. TBB Global Logistics, a well-known, 63-year-old, U.S., third-party supply chain management firm specializes in domestic and international transportation solutions with supply chain support services for small and medium-sized customers. One World Sourcing is a strategic sourcing company with offices … Continue reading