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March 14, 2010
The National Ovarian Cancer Coalition will sponsor a women's health expo from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the Sheraton Hotel, 173 Jennifer Road, Annapolis. Information on medical research advances, skin care, stress management, nutrition and more will be featured, The registration fee is $40 and includes breakfast. To register online go to nocc.kintera.org/centralmd or call 443-433-2597.
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By Arthur Hirsch and The Baltimore Sun | September 15, 2014
After three years mixing, bottling and boxing natural personal care products to be sold in local shops at their home in Annapolis, Robert and Zoe Benzinger are poised for bigger things. For the first time their company, eco-armour, will be among the exhibitors starting Wednesday at Natural Products Expo East 2014 in Baltimore, billed as the largest trade show on the East Coast devoted to goods made from ingredients found in nature treated with relatively little processing. The industry says sales of natural food for people and pets, diet supplements, and cosmetics and grooming products are growing about 8 percent a year.
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SPORTS
January 7, 2012
The 38th East Coast Commercial Fishermen's & Aquaculture Trade Exposition will be held Friday through next Sunday at the Roland E. Powell Convention Center in Ocean City . More than 50 vendors are expected to have their wares on display during the weekend event, which is expected to attract commercial fishermen, charter boat captains, aquaculturists, scientists and educators. Among the events held during the weekend will be seminars for aquaculturists and commercial fishing.
NEWS
By Alison Knezevich, The Baltimore Sun | July 19, 2014
Irregular work hours and constant stress can mean trouble for a firefighter's marriage. Lori Mercer is on a mission to change that. The founder of FirefighterWife.com, she wants to help reduce divorce and "strengthen, ignite and rescue firefighter marriages. " "When you see death and destruction, that's a lot to process," the 41-year-old mother of four said. "There's a whole lot of stress on a relationship on top of how tough marriage already is. " Mercer was among the exhibitors at the Firehouse Expo at the Baltimore Convention Center downtown.
NEWS
By Nicole Fuller | nicole.fuller@baltsun.com | November 20, 2009
The company hoping to bring slots to Arundel Mills mall held a career fair Thursday that was heavy on lobbying for the not-yet-approved project, asking prospective job-seekers to sign postcards addressed to the Anne Arundel County Council in support of the casino. Baltimore-based Cordish Cos., which has proposed a 4,750-machine slots parlor on a parking lot adjacent to the shopping center, sponsored the career and vendor expo at the mall, saying 2,500 workers would be needed for the construction of the casino, and 1,500 permanent jobs would be created.
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February 14, 2012
Diamond Event Services will presents The Pink Event, a women-focused expo, Saturday, March 3, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., at the Holiday Inn Laurel West, 15101 Sweitzer Lane. The Pink Event is committed to the advancement of women-owned, small businesses and the expo provides a venue for these business owners to display their creativity and expand their brands in the products and services they provide. Tickets are $15 in advance, $20 the day of the event. Tickets include shopping demos, free continental breakfast and refreshments, door prizes, mini inspirational sessions, speakers, music and event expo bag. A Pink Swag Bag goes to the first 75 people.
BUSINESS
By Maria Mallory | May 11, 1991
Black Expo USA, a traveling exposition showcasing minority enterprise, makes its Baltimore debut today at Festival Hall.The two-day event, which will run from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. today and tomorrow, is the brainchild of New York-based promoter Jerry Roebuck, chairman of Black Expo USA.Mr. Roebuck, who launched his first Expo in New York two years ago, hopes to attract Baltimoreans who are seeking to learn more about black- and female-owned businesses."Many of these businesses can't afford radio, TV and newspaper advertisements to let the consumer know they even exist," Mr. Roebuck said.
NEWS
By Pat Farmer | November 8, 2013
The second annual Prince George's County Business Conference and Expo is set for Thursday, Nov. 14 from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the University of Maryland College Park's Samuel Riggs IV Alumni Center, 8082 Baltimore Ave., in College Park. Hosted by the Prince George's County Supplier Development Division, the event is for corporate, local, small, minority, disadvantaged and veteran-owned businesses. "Opportunities Knocking at Your Door" is the theme of the expo, which is being held to help company owners learn to access capital, grow their businesses, build prime contractor/subcontractor relationships and learn about future business opportunities.
NEWS
August 19, 1991
Today is the final deadline to reserve booth space at the Anne Arundel Business-Business Expo '91 -- the county's largest -- Sept. 11 at Michael's Eighth Avenue Conference and Banquet Center in Glen Burnie.Sponsored by the Anne Arundel Trade Council, the expo will feature more than 130 booths, including new-business minibooths for companies that began operation after Jan. 1, 1989.The expo also will include a series of seminars focusing on resources at the state and local level for businesses interested in engaging in international trade.
NEWS
October 8, 1999
Dorothy Bass fills out a survey at the Senior Expo job fair in Timonium. At the fair yesterday, 2,000 senior citizens sought jobs from representatives of 80 Baltimore-area businesses seeking to tap into a growing workforce. (Article, Page 9B).
NEWS
By Barbara Pash | May 9, 2014
The Baltimore County Commission for Women is old but new. Founded by the County Council in 1977, two years ago the commission revised its mission to make the county-sponsored board more vital and relevant to women. The commission's upcoming event on Saturday, May 10, a Women's Empowerment Expo, is an example of this new direction. Workshops on credit strategies and starting your own business, budgeting and résumé writing are not only practical but geared toward a younger audience than previous commission offerings.
NEWS
March 3, 2014
The 21st Century Education Foundation, in partnership with Anne Arundel Community College, will sponsor its seventh annual Career Expo on March 8, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Jenkins Gymnasium on the college's Arnold campus. The expo will offer middle and high school students the opportunity to meet and talk with representatives from local businesses about career opportunities, as well as learn about related courses that they can take to pursue specific career paths. The event is free.
NEWS
By Pat Farmer | November 8, 2013
The second annual Prince George's County Business Conference and Expo is set for Thursday, Nov. 14 from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the University of Maryland College Park's Samuel Riggs IV Alumni Center, 8082 Baltimore Ave., in College Park. Hosted by the Prince George's County Supplier Development Division, the event is for corporate, local, small, minority, disadvantaged and veteran-owned businesses. "Opportunities Knocking at Your Door" is the theme of the expo, which is being held to help company owners learn to access capital, grow their businesses, build prime contractor/subcontractor relationships and learn about future business opportunities.
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Letter to The Record and The Aegis | October 29, 2013
Editor: Thank you to the vendors who participated in the third annual Animal Blessing and Pet Expo at Tydings Park in Havre de Grace as we could not be as successful without their help. Vendors this year included Black Dogs & Company Rescue, Inc.; Blue Line K-9 Dog Training, Chesapeake Search Dogs, Coast to Coast Dachshund Rescue, Humane Society of Harford County, Luna's House, Inc.; No Kill Harford, Northeastern Maryland Kennel Club, Phyllis' Helping Hands, and Puppy Fashion Pet Boutique & Day Spa. We continue to grow each year so if you know of a pet-oriented organization or business that would be interested in participating in next year's event on Sept.
BUSINESS
By Lorraine Mirabella, The Baltimore Sun | September 23, 2013
The Natural Products Expo, one of Baltimore's biggest trade shows, has been good for business for Eldersburg-based Salazon Chocolate Co. Three-year-old Salazon, which makes organic salted chocolate bars, convinced Wegmans supermarkets to sell its products during the 2011 show. Salazon, which uses no artificial ingredients or preservatives and grows its beans in the Dominican Republic without pesticides or fertilizers, is among a handful of local businesses that plan to be back on the trade show floor this week when the four-day expo returns to Baltimore.
NEWS
By Candy Thomson, The Baltimore Sun | May 18, 2013
Although it leads the East Coast in several categories of shipping activity, the port of Baltimore often seems to be hiding in plain sight. So officials used the Saturday observance of National Maritime Day to throw open a pier at the Canton Marine Terminal and invite 28 businesses and agencies that call the port home to hold a career day. "It's the first time we've done this," said former Rep. Helen Delich Bentley, for whom the port is named....
NEWS
By Lorraine Mirabella and Lorraine Mirabella,Staff Writer | February 25, 1993
To find the kind of stuff Kevin Harried sells -- African incense, oils and jewelry -- shoppers have to stray far from malls and department stores.For even while Afro-centric products have soared in popularity since the release of the movie "Malcolm X," such items still can be hard to find.Recognizing this, members of the Black Student Union at Anne Arundel Community College decided to sponsor the school's first black expo, to commemorate Black History Month."Celebrate Black Expo '93" opened on Feb. 5 and will re-open for a second day tomorrow.
SPORTS
By Dan Connolly and The Baltimore Sun | April 25, 2013
OAKLAND, Calif. - Before Michael Lewis' book "Moneyball" hit the best sellers list and before Brad Pitt brought Oakland A's general manager Billy Beane to the big screen in the Academy Award-nominated film of the same name, the concept of building a small-market club through shrewd acquisitions, farm system strengthening and an obsession with on-base percentage had already been featured north of the border. Arguably, the first incarnation of the Moneyball concept occurred in Montreal in the early 1990s.
NEWS
By Yvonne Wenger, The Baltimore Sun | April 1, 2013
A free career expo will be held Thursday in Linthicum for veterans and transitioning servicemen and servicewomen. The job fair, hosted by Military.com and the Non-Commissioned Officers Association, will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Four Points by Sheraton, 1001 Scott Drive. Defense contractors and local businesses looking to hire former military personnel will be present, according to the hosts. For more information, go to military.com/career-expo. ywenger@baltsun.com
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