The Daily Record: Four takeaways from David Wilson’s GBC appearance

Dr. David Wilson, Morgan State University
Morgan State University President David J. Wilson addressed the Greater Baltimore Committee’s Newsmaker Speaker Series on Feb. 19.
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The Baltimore Sun: Baltimore’s Legg Mason to be acquired by California investment giant Franklin Templeton

Baltimore stands to lose one of its last few remaining large public companies headquartered in the city after a California-based mutual fund giant announced a $4.5 billion deal Feb.18 to acquire Legg Mason.
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The Daily Record: Legg Mason to be bought by Franklin Resources for $4.5B

Legg Mason, one of Baltimore’s most recognizable and widely known companies, is being sold. The venerable asset management company is being bought by San Mateo, California-based Franklin Resources Inc. for $4.5 billion.
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Baltimore Women’s Advisory Board on positioning Baltimore as a national leader in gender equality [Video]

The GBC met with several Baltimore Women's Advisory Board members to hear about the importance of the #bWomen initiative in advance of the group's March 18, Fearless Leadership: Take Risks and Abandon Your Comfort Zone event, hosted by the GBC.
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Baltimore Women’s Advisory Board’s advice to the next generation of women in the workforce [Video]

The GBC met with several Baltimore Women's Advisory Board members to hear about the importance of the #bWomen initiative in advance of the group's March 18, Fearless Leadership: Take Risks and Abandon Your Comfort Zone event, hosted by the GBC.
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Baltimore Women’s Advisory Board on diversity in top-level management [Video]

The GBC met with several Baltimore Women's Advisory Board members to hear about the importance of the #bWomen initiative in advance of the group's March 18, Fearless Leadership: Take Risks and Abandon Your Comfort Zone event, hosted by the GBC.
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The GBC Check-In: Dr. David Wilson, President of Morgan State University

Dr. David Wilson began his tenure as President of Morgan State University on July 1, 2010. Since then, the university has had several success stories, including in the areas of research classifications, student retention rates and producing fellowships and scholars.
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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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BBJ: GBC’s Fry calls on Maryland General Assembly to OK $375M Pimlico deal

Editor’s note: The following op-ed appeared on the Baltimore Business Journal’s website on Feb. 5, 2020. By Donald C. Fry For more than 140 years, Baltimore has proudly hosted the annual Preakness Stakes, the second jewel of the esteemed Triple Crown, at the historic Pimlico Race Track. As business and...
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