Posts Tagged ‘Reale Revival Brewing’

New Technology Face Added to Campaign

Posted on: Thursday, January 7th, 2016 @ 7:22 pm

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The Dorchester County Economic Development Office welcomes Quevera as the new technology face in the water moves us branding campaign. Quevera, a software engineering company headquartered in Columbia, MD expanded to Cambridge and will move into the Eastern Shore Innovation Center this month. CEO Lee Simms added, “We are very excited to be part of …

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HUBZone Companies

Posted on: Thursday, January 7th, 2016 @ 5:33 pm

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The Dorchester County Economic Development Office (DCED) worked with the flowing companies and is pleased to announce their Historically Underuti­lized Business Zones (HUBZone) certification; Garvey Environmental, Quevera, Cambridge Federal LLC and Group Z Inc. Last February local businesses interested in becoming HUBZone certified attended a free HUBZone workshop offered through the DCED. The HUBZone program helps small businesses …

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FABTECH wrap-up

Posted on: Wednesday, January 6th, 2016 @ 8:46 pm

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Dorchester County Economic Development (DCED) recently attended the 2015 FABTECH Trade show at McCormick Place in Chicago, IL. FABTECH is North America’s largest metal forming, fabricating, and finishing event. DCED shared a booth with the Maryland Department of Commerce, combining efforts to attract companies.  Four leads were developed and since then, Dorchester County has been …

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Lots Available

Posted on: Wednesday, January 6th, 2016 @ 8:43 pm

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The Dorchester Regional Technology Park is a full service park offering water, sewer, and fiber connection for tenants. The 113 acre park is conveniently located directly across from the Cambridge -Dorchester Regional Airport. Lots range in size from 4-5 acres with a starting price of $65,000 per acre. Lot 3 is home to the Eastern …

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Incubator Manager Hired

Posted on: Wednesday, January 6th, 2016 @ 8:29 pm

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The Dorchester County Economic Development Office is pleased to welcome Steve Dolbow, the new manager of the Eastern Shore Innovation Center. As manager, Dolbow is responsible for developing programs and managing the business incubator located within the Dorchester Regional Technology Park. In addition, he is responsible for managing the “innovation network” for Dorchester County and …

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Gootee’s Marine in Branding Campaign

Posted on: Monday, December 7th, 2015 @ 8:23 pm

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Dorchester County has a rich boating heritage including boating building, skipjacks, marinas, and sailing. Rivers, creeks and the bay provide recreation as well as a living for many residents in the county. Water, it’s part of Dorchester’s identity, heritage and opportunity and for that reason the boating industry was chosen to be part of the …

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Birthplace of Maryland Voter Reform

Posted on: Monday, December 7th, 2015 @ 8:21 pm

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In 1986 the Maryland State Constitution was amended after 10 men from the North Dorchester area fought to bring local voting reform from an at large system to a district voting system. The previous voting system discriminated against minorities by favoring those living in the densely populated areas, the majority. To honor and promote the …

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Annual Report Presentation

Posted on: Monday, December 7th, 2015 @ 8:20 pm

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The Dorchester County Economic Development Office (DCED) completed its annual report and presented it to the Dorchester County Council and the public on November 3, 2015.  The presentation highlighted achievements and initiatives throughout the previous fiscal year. Keasha Haythe, director of the DCED spoke about opportunities and challenges of attracting prospects. Highlights from the annual …

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Rural Economic Development Session

Posted on: Monday, December 7th, 2015 @ 8:16 pm

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The Maryland Economic Development Association (MEDA) hosted the first Lower Eastern Shore Rural Economic Development Session on Nov. 19 and 20 at Salisbury University. The sessions included presentations by public and private sector economic leaders who stressed the importance of investing in economic development in Maryland’s lower Eastern Shore counties and communities. “No matter where …

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Maryland College Application Campaign

Posted on: Monday, December 7th, 2015 @ 8:15 pm

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The Class of 2016 at both North Dorchester and Cambridge-South Dorchester High Schools participated in the Maryland College Application Campaign. Every senior was encouraged to apply to at least one college. Dr. Wagner said,” This initiative brings our Student Mission Pledge to life!” The campaign was successful thanks to several volunteers that include Sgt. Mulford of …

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Exciting New Services Offered to the Public

Posted on: Monday, October 19th, 2015 @ 7:31 pm

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Dorchester County’s Department of Planning & Zoning has exciting new services to offer the public. The county has various mapping applications accessible for the first time to the citizens of Dorchester County. These new online mapping applications include Critical Area Maps, Floodplain Maps, Protected Land Maps, Zoning Maps, and a comprehensive application containing all of the …

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Job Opening With Local Business

Posted on: Monday, October 19th, 2015 @ 7:27 pm

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A local E-commerce business, CAMFormulas, is looking for an administrative assistant with strong computer skills. CAMFormulas carries over 150 popular brands and over 9,000 individual products of vitamins, dietary supplements, cosmetics, skin care, health and other nutritional products. The company is an online retailer of high-quality, healthcare practitioner grade products. The ideal candidate should be …

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Dorchester Welcomes New Business

Posted on: Monday, October 19th, 2015 @ 7:14 pm

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After 5 years at their headquarters in Frederick, Maryland, Premier Fire Protection Services (PremFPS) opened a second location on Chesapeake Drive in Cambridge. PremFPS offers a variety of services including sprinkler systems, fire extinguishers and suppression as well as fire alarms. President, Joseph Boyle and Vice President, Robert Henneberry, Jr. opened PremFPS after noticing a …

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Water Moves Us Campaign Expands

Posted on: Monday, October 19th, 2015 @ 7:13 pm

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Two years after launching the first ever cooperative branding campaign, “water moves us”, Dorchester County Economic Development (DCED) has expanded the industry sectors of faces. The campaign showcases quality of life and people who choose to relocate to one of the East Coast’s most picturesque, historic communities. Quality of life and the economic well-being for …

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Ready, Set, GROW

Posted on: Friday, October 16th, 2015 @ 2:28 pm

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The Governor’s Office of Minority Affairs (GOMA) is offering a small business outreach event for the Eastern Shore. The event is tailored to assist small, minority and women owned businesses compete for State contracting opportunities. The Ready, Set, GROW outreach event will have procurement officers and local buyers on hand to discuss specific opportunities available …

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