Posts Tagged ‘Reale Revival Brewing’

Economic Developers Join for Conference

Posted on: Tuesday, August 11th, 2015 @ 9:31 pm

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The Maryland Economic Development Association (MEDA) recently held its 2015 Summer Conference:  Marketing and Business Attraction at the World Trade Center in Baltimore. Economic Developers from across the state joined to learn about product differentiation, best ways to position your product, and how to identify the value of your product in a competitive market. Dorchester …

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Creation of Local Scenic Railroad

Posted on: Tuesday, August 11th, 2015 @ 8:10 pm

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By SUSAN BAUTZ, Special to the Dorchester County Department of Economic Development “People love trains,” according to David Owens, vice president of the Eastern Shore Scenic Railroad (ESSR) volunteer group. If the numbers riding the train at the Hurlock Fall Festival are any indication, he is right. Once a year an engine and two restored …

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Rare Employment Opportunity

Posted on: Tuesday, August 11th, 2015 @ 7:37 pm

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The Dorchester County Economic Development Office has a rare employment opportunity for a part-time incubator manager at the Eastern Shore Innovation Center. This position is responsible for developing, implementing and managing the business incubator located within the Dorchester Regional Technology Park. In addition, responsibilities include developing, implementing and managing the “innovation network” for Dorchester County. …

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Good News from DCPS

Posted on: Tuesday, August 11th, 2015 @ 7:02 pm


As the 2015-2016 school year closes in, the Dorchester County Economic Development Office wanted to share good news from Dorchester County Public Schools (DCPS).  First, DCPS learned their graduation rate had risen to 87.90 percentage points exceeding the state average of 86.39 percent points. Then, the class of 2015 had a record year for scholarship …

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Calling All Start-ups & Entrepreneurs

Posted on: Tuesday, August 11th, 2015 @ 6:39 pm

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Do you have a good idea for a business but need resources to help with capital and coaching? Pitch your idea during the Maryland Startup bus tour. The annual Pitch Across Maryland tour focuses on innovative start-ups and entrepreneurs. The three-week excursion includes several celebratory stops throughout the state including Cambridge on September 15, 2015. …

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MACo’s Annual Conference

Posted on: Monday, July 13th, 2015 @ 8:02 pm


The Maryland Association of Counties (MACo) Summer Conference “Energize. Mobilize. Capitalize.” will be held in Ocean City from August 12–15, 2015.  MACo is a nonpartisan, nonprofit organization that is dedicated to representing the needs of the local governments to the Maryland General Assembly.  The conference brings in an estimated 2,000 local government officials, 250 venders, …

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Operation Hire’s New Program

Posted on: Monday, July 13th, 2015 @ 7:21 pm


In an effort to increase veteran hiring and retention in the state of Maryland, employers are encouraged to participate in Operation Hire Maryland.  The program has changed from a 100-day challenge to ongoing support of continued veteran hiring and retention efforts in the civilian work place.  If your business participated last year, you are required …

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Dorchester Tech Park Lots Available

Posted on: Monday, July 13th, 2015 @ 6:26 pm

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The Dorchester Regional Technology Park is a 113-acre, full-utility park that includes water, sewer, and fiber connections for tenants.  Strategically located across from the Cambridge-Dorchester Regional Airport, the park boasts beautiful scenery with a paved pathway for walking. The Dorchester Regional Technology Park has been marketed to businesses in various industry sectors. Industry sectors include, …

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DCED Celebrates EDAC Members

Posted on: Monday, July 13th, 2015 @ 6:17 pm

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The Dorchester County Economic Development (DCED) Office acknowledged the Dorchester County Economic Development Advisory Council (EDAC) with a breakfast and appreciation certificates after serving three years together.  Representing various industry sectors, EDAC is composed of community business owners and CEOs. “We are much further than we were in 2012. The knowledge and expertise of CEOs …

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Groundbreaking Event at Technology Park

Posted on: Monday, July 13th, 2015 @ 6:01 pm

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The Dorchester County Economic Development Office recently hosted the groundbreaking ceremony for the Eastern Shore Innovation Center, the Eastern Shore’s first purpose-built incubator.  The purpose of the Eastern Shore Innovation Center is to spur sustainable economic vitality in the region through high-growth entrepreneurship and innovative practices in the business community.  Start-up businesses entering the incubator …

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DCED Director Voted Association President

Posted on: Friday, June 12th, 2015 @ 7:52 pm


Dorchester County Economic Development (DCED) Director Keasha Haythe, CEcD, was elected President of the Maryland Economic Development Association (MEDA) on Monday April 27, 2015, at the organization’s 54th annual conference held at the Hyatt Regency Chesapeake Bay in Cambridge.  Haythe, a 13-year industry veteran, certified economic development professional, and MEDA board member since 2009, takes …

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Flower Shop in Business 35+ Years

Posted on: Friday, June 12th, 2015 @ 7:41 pm

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Serving Cambridge for over 35 years, Flowers N Things, a family-run business, has built their business on customer service, quality, and value.  Specializing in fresh bouquets for birthdays and anniversaries, weddings, funeral arrangements, and special events, their shipments come in multiple times a week to ensure the freshest products are available. Owner Kelley Dean said, …

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Crab Cook-Off Celebrates 11th Year

Posted on: Friday, June 12th, 2015 @ 7:27 pm

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July 11, 2015, marks the 11th annual Taste of Cambridge.  The Taste of Cambridge is held each year to honor Dorchester County watermen and the products they bring to market every day. The Maryland Blue Crab represents the hard-working heritage of the Eastern Shore.  It will be the featured ingredient in categories like Best Cream …

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Chesapeake Industrial Park, Lot #10

Posted on: Friday, June 12th, 2015 @ 7:18 pm

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Endless opportunities awaits on 1.97 acres of commercial-zoned property in the Chesapeake Industrial Park in Cambridge, MD.  The park’s Lot #10 is for sale at a reduced price.  Join other companies in the business park, and enjoy its great diversity of industry. Potential uses include commercial, industrial, mixed, and warehouse.  The property is assessed at …

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Software Business Locates To Cambridge

Posted on: Friday, June 12th, 2015 @ 7:06 pm


Technologies Engineering, Inc. (TEI) has provided exceptional cost-effective software development and software life-cycle management services for 20 years.  In operation since 1994, TEI specializes in maximizing training, test, and evaluation automation, fusing data into actionable awareness, transforming organizations from struggling to performing, and much more.  TEI has provided software development services to the federal government …

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