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 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 warehouse that opened in August at the former Sparrows Point steel … Continue reading

Kaiser Permanente among community groups to launch Community Supported Agriculture in Baltimore

Future Baltimore, a flagship partnership for West Baltimore between Bon Secours Baltimore Health System, Kaiser Permanente, the Anchor Groups and other community partners, launched a Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) program on May 4, 2019 along with a new mobile market service to provide residents with better access to healthy, nutritious foods. The first phase of the initiative, the CSA program, is intended to reach families living in the 21223 zip … Continue reading

Join Live Baltimore for Baltimore’s Birthday Bash on July 26

Put on your party hat and join hundreds of neighbors as we celebrate Baltimore’s 290th Birthday! Enjoy open bars with local brews and spirits, light fare, birthday desserts from local bakers, a dance party led by DJ Impulse and many birthday surprises. Avoid FOMO. Secure your ticket early! Pre-Sale tickets are just $45, available through May 31, 2019. Early-Bird tickets are $55 until June 30, 2019. General Admission tickets are $65 … Continue reading

McCormick & Company recognized as one of DiversityInc’s 2019 Top 50 Companies

McCormick & Company, Incorporated (NYSE: MKC), a global leader in flavor, was recognized on DiversityInc’s 2019 Top 50 list of Companies for Diversity for the third year in a row. McCormick placed 41st overall and 8th for Top Companies for Executive Women. This award is the result of a highly competitive survey conducted by DiversityInc, which highlights successes and best practices that promote the growth and advancement of underrepresented groups in the workplace. … Continue reading

EZShield wins Gold Stevie® Award for New Product of the Year in 2019 American Business Awards

EZShield, a portfolio company of The Wicks Group (“Wicks”) and the leader in digital identity protection and resolution, announced May 7, 2019 that it has won a Gold Stevie® Award in the New Product of the Year Category for the leading Identity & Access Security Solution. The launch of EZShield’s Mobile Defense Suite ™ in November 2018 marked a milestone for the company. It is the industry’s first pure-play identity theft protection company to … Continue reading