Baltimore Sun: T. Rowe Price to move from Pratt Street in downtown Baltimore to new office in Harbor Point

The firm’s reinvestment in Baltimore should be viewed as a signal to other major companies about the city’s economic stability, said Donald C. Fry, the Greater Baltimore Committee’s president and CEO.
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BBJ: Harborplace tenants threatened with eviction if they don’t pay back rent

GBC President and CEO Don Fry said that he became frustrated with Harborplace's struggles recently because "there seems to be very little public comment from city officials about the status of the receivership or plans for the near future."
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Greater Baltimore Committee announces Mayor’s Business Recognition Awards recipients

46th Mayor's Awards
"This year's award recipients and their efforts to help others outside their normal scope of business serve as an inspiration to everyone in the city," said Donald C. Fry, President and CEO of the Greater Baltimore Committee.
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The Baltimore Sun: MTA cancels proposal to slash bus service in Baltimore after heavy criticism; will cut MARC, commuter bus service instead

Bus on the move
“This action reflects an egregious pattern of disinvestment in underserved communities in the Baltimore region where Black and Brown residents are reliant on already insufficient transit service,” said Don Fry, president and CEO of the pro-business group.
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We Stand for Racial Equity, Justice and Peace

The GBC stands with all in the Greater Baltimore community and throughout the state and nation who demand justice for George Floyd and his family.
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Abel Communications launches Boost Bmore Project

Greater Baltimore small businesses, nonprofits, restaurants, startups and entrepreneurs with less than 50 full-time employees can apply for the project.
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BBJ: Catalyte launches platform to help millions of out-of-work Americans train for jobs

Baltimore's Catalyte is launching a platform to help connect millions of out-of-work Americans with training opportunities for the kinds of jobs that will outlast coronavirus.
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GBC’s 2020 Maryland General Assembly Legislative Session Summary

Every year, prior to the start of the legislative session of the Maryland General Assembly, the GBC releases its Legislative Priorities, which are based on several core policy priority areas. Here is the end of session summary.
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GBC Newsmaker Speaker Series: Re-inventing a Baltimore Landmark – Lexington Market 2.0

Join the Greater Baltimore Committee and representatives from Seawall Development for a discussion on the redevelopment of the nation’s oldest continuously operating market. Panelists include: Thibault Manekin – Co-founder, Seawall Development Jon Constable – Development Manager, Seawall Development Pickett Slater Harrington – Community Engagement Lead, Seawall Development Peter DiPrinzio —...
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Truist opens branch on North Ave.

Truist Financial Corp. opened a BB&T-branded branch on North Ave. near Coppin State University. While the branch is currently branded as BB&T, it will eventually be named Truist after the integration process of the BB&T and SunTrust merger is complete. The process is expected to take anywhere from 18-24 months....
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