Tydings & Rosenberg, a Baltimore law firm, recently affiliated with the following law firms: Felsberg e Associados in Sao Paulo, Brazil; Chiyoda Kokusai in Tokyo, Japan; and Afridi & Angell in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
Commercial Building Maintenance Services, a provider of janitorial and carpet cleaning services, relocated to 10176 Baltimore National Pike, Suite 210, in Ellicott City.
Katz Insurance Agency opened a Katz Financial Services division to provide life insurance, health and disability insurance, mutual funds and annuities. The six regional Katz Insurance locations will also offer financial services.
Richard W. Moore opened a law office at 207 E. Redwood St.
Dr. Henry M. Scagliola, chief of preventive medicine and public health at Franklin Square Hospital in Baltimore, is producing a monthly "Employer's Medical Alert Bulletin." Contact Dr. Scagloila at 9712 Belair Road, Baltimore, Md. 21236 for a free copy.
Dr. Richard J. Pappas, president of Harford Community College, won the 1992 Pacesetter Award from the National Council for Marketing and Public Relations.
Noble Steed Associates, an advertising and marketing agency in Lutherville, won four awards in the Flashes of Brilliance Competition sponsored by the Academy for Health Services Marketing; two best-of-category ADDY Awards from the Advertising Association of Baltimore for a multimedia campaign and an outdoor billboard for the Johns Hopkins Asthma and Allergy Center; and two national Telly Awards for a television commercial produced for The Prudential Health Care Plan.
Angela DiFrancesca, a student at Harford Community College, was named the college's Student Employee of the Year. Ms. DiFrancesca is employed by First Virginia Bank of Central Maryland, Festival Branch.
Essex Corp. in Columbia was named Small Business Supplier of the Year by Rockwell Space Operations Co. in Houston, Texas.
Rep. Helen Delich Bentley was named Woman Business Advocate of the Year by the Maryland National Association of Women Business Owners.
WPOC Radio in Baltimore received an award for promotional excellence from Country Radio Broadcasters. Willmann Tenant Services Inc. was opened by Steven Willmann in Olney. The company will provide construction and consulting services.
Independent Consulting Associates, a management consulting firm, was opened by James R. Steltzer in Shrewsbury, Pa.
Step By Step Dynamics, a provider of business programs, workshops and seminars, was opened in Columbia by Bob Feaster.
Wal-Mart, a Bentonville, Ark.-based retailer, recently opened a store at 11930 Acton Lane in Waldorf.
Hartt and Company, a Baltimore-based marketing and communications firm, is providing public relations services for The Baltimore Community Foundation, an organization that provides funds to more than 250 non-profit groups.
Quality Environment Systems, a Baltimore-based supplier of freshwater and marine aquariums, is installing and maintaining a 314-gallon aquarium in Franklin Square Hospital's emergency room.
Cornerstone, a Baltimore-based advertising agency, is providing advertising and marketing communications services for the National Photography Institute in Chevy Chase.
Mitchell & Associates, an advertising and public relations firm in Owings Mills and Bethesda, is representing Barrel House Wine and Liquor in Washington.
CMG Health, an Owings Mills-based provider of health care services, is providing managed mental health and substance abuse treatment services with Aetna Health Plans of the Mid-Atlantic.
Nicholas & Associates, an employee benefit consulting firm in Ellicott City, was hired by MET Electrical Testing Co. to provide administrative services for its employee retirement 401(k) plan.
Delta Graphics in Timonium was named the graphic designer for the Maryland Preakness Celebration. The firm will design posters, brochures, ads, signs and other materials for the event.
Service Corps of Retired Executives (SCORE) appointed Marsh Damerell chairman of the Annapolis Chapter and Linda Mathieu Women's Business Ownership Coordinator for the Southern Maryland Chapter.
National Association of Securities Dealers named Theodore W. Urban to its National Arbitration Committee. Mr. Urban is general counsel to Ferris, Baker Watts Inc., a Washington-based investment firm.
Maryland Hotel & Motel Association appointed Stephen P. Weisz to the board of directors. Mr. Weisz is regional vice president for Marriott Hotels and Resorts.
Adrian G. Teel was elected to the board of directors of the International Visitors Center of Maryland.
Phyllis B. Brotman was named executive-in-residence at Mary Washington College in Fredericksburg, Va. Mrs. Brotman, president of Image Dynamics Inc., a Baltimore-based advertising and public relations agency, will be working with college students and will serve as guest speaker at the college's annual business breakfast.