RCM&D regatta raises $110,000 for regional nonprofits

Fundraiser supports Asylee Women Enterprise, Dads Works/Moms Works, The League for People with Disabilities and Maryland Center for Veterans Education and Training RCM&D, a leading independent risk management, insurance and employee benefits firm, held its 25th Annual Regatta on September 21, 2018 at the Downtown Sailing Center/Baltimore Museum of Industry Pavilion. The event is the organization’s largest charitable initiative for nonprofits who serve the mid-Atlantic. This year, fundraising efforts and corporate sponsorships benefited … Continue reading

Thread receives $6 million pledge at Baltimore Homecoming

Editor’s note: The following article appeared on bizjournals.com on October 5, 2018. By Jessica Iannetta A Baltimore nonprofit that aims to help underperforming high school students has received a $6 million pledge from a Boston foundation. The gift was announced Friday following the inaugural Baltimore Homecoming, which sought to spark renewed interest among leaders in various fields who all have a connection to the city. Jonathan Jacobson, a Baltimore native who attended … Continue reading

Sagamore Pendry Baltimore wins No. 1 spot on Condé Nast Traveler’s Best Hotels in the U.S.

Editor’s note: The following story appeared on bizjournals.com on October 9, 2018. By Joanna Sullivan The Sagamore Pendry Baltimore in Baltimore’s Fells Point neighborhood grabbed the No. 1 spot on Condé Nast Traveler’s Best Hotels in the U.S. Condé Nast Traveler said it received a record-breaking number of responses from nearly a half a million readers who rated their travel experiences at hotels, resorts, cities, islands, cruise lines, airports and airlines. The … Continue reading

Morgan State University’s marching band to perform in 2019 Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

Editor’s note: This story appeared on batimoresun.com on October 6, 2018. By Pamela Wood Members of Morgan State University’s Magnificent Marching Machine will take their high-energy, stylish performance to New York City next year for the annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. Representatives from Macy’s made the surprise announcement to an enthusiastic crowd at halftime of Morgan’s homecoming game against South Carolina State on Saturday. Wesley Whatley, creative producer of the Macy’s … Continue reading

The Howard Hughes Corporation® appoints Greg Fitchitt President of Columbia, Maryland Region

The Howard Hughes Corporation® (NYSE: HHC) has announced that Greg Fitchitt has been named Regional President of the company’s Columbia, Maryland region, one of the first master planned communities in the U.S. founded by legendary developer James W. Rouse in 1967. A senior leader who has been with The Howard Hughes Corporation since 2013, Fitchitt will head the 14-million-square-foot redevelopment to transform Downtown Columbia into a regional hub of technology, culture and commerce. Fitchitt, formerly Columbia’s Senior Vice President of Development, … Continue reading

United Way of Central Maryland to host fifth annual Day of Action on October 4

Local organizations and individuals encouraged to participate in more than 40 volunteer opportunities throughout central Maryland United Way of Central Maryland will host more than 40 volunteer opportunities for its fifth annual Day of Action on Thursday, October 4. And there is still time for organizations and individuals to volunteer their time to help communities throughout central Maryland. We all love our neighborhoods. We love the hustle and bustle of … Continue reading

Clark Construction furthers ties to Maryland with new Baltimore office

Clark Construction Group, LLC is pleased to announce that starting in November 2018, the company will open a new office in the heart of downtown Baltimore. Located in Stadium Square, south of Sharp Leadenhall, the new office will enable Clark to better serve the Baltimore community. This opening marks Clark’s third location in the state of Maryland; other offices in the state include the company’s headquarters in Montgomery County, and … Continue reading

American Diabetes Association to host annual Baltimore Step Out Walk to Stop Diabetes October 7

The American Diabetes Association will host its annual Baltimore Step Out Walk to Stop Diabetes in Canton on October 7. There are several ways you can get involved to help support their mission to prevent and cure diabetes and improve the lives of all people affected by diabetes. Take A Leadership Role: Form your own team within your company. Simply designate a Team Captain(s), set a goal, recruit walkers, collect … Continue reading

RCM&D forms strategic partnership with Risk Cooperative

RCM&D, an independent insurance brokerage and risk advisory firm founded in 1885, announces the formation of a strategic partnership with Risk Cooperative, an innovative risk and insurance advisory firm and coverholder at Lloyd’s based in Washington, D.C. In addition to RCM&D’s already strong regional presence in the mid-Atlantic, with offices in Baltimore, Richmond, Harrisburg, Philadelphia and the nation’s capital, comprising more than 250 colleagues, the partnership with Risk Cooperative will … Continue reading