Read GBC’s Position Statement: Baltimore City Council Bill – Lactation Accommodations in the Workplace

Greater Baltimore Committee President and CEO Donald C. Fry submitted a position statement on October 17, 2018 to the Baltimore City Council for Council Bill 18-0276 – Lactation Accommodations in the Workplace. POSITION: Support w/Amendments On March 23, 2010, the Break Time for Nursing Mothers provision of the Fair...
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GBC announces 2018 Bridging the Gap Achievement Awards finalists

The Greater Baltimore Committee announces the following companies as 2018 Bridging the Gap Achievement Awards finalists: BB&T BGE Conscious Roundtable Cultivated D&L Foreclosure Cleanup, LLC Delmock Technologies, Inc. Global Air Media Greenbridge Pottery Higher Ground Transportation Services, Inc. I95 Business Intreegue Design Lewis Contractors MD Strategic Consulting Mary Kraft Staffing and...
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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...
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Applications for Certified Public Manager program accepted until October 31

The Maryland Certified Public Manager program, now in its eighth year and available exclusively through the University of Baltimore’s Schaefer Center for Public Policy, has been redesigned to meet the changing demands of today’s marketplace. This nationally recognized leadership development program is intended for federal, state and local public-sector and...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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GBC announces December 5 Newsmaker Breakfast: Meet Baltimore’s New Faces in Annapolis

Join the Greater Baltimore Committee for a panel discussion with Baltimore City’s new legislative leaders – Dalya Attar, Regina Boyce, Tony Bridges, Stephanie Smith and Melissa Wells – about the upcoming 2019 Maryland General Assembly legislative session, issues in their legislative districts and their opinions on the current state of our city, among other topics....
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