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June 18, 2001
City development agency relocated to West Street offices The Annapolis Office of Economic Development has been moved from Duke of Gloucester Street to 151 West St. Operations at the new site begin today. According to an announcement by Mayor Dean L. Johnson last week, the former home of the city agency was "in an extremely crowded building" that houses the Planning and Zoning Department. The economic development office shares its new building with the Annapolis and Anne Arundel County Chamber of Commerce and the Annapolis Regional Transportation Management Authority.
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AEGIS STAFF REPORT | May 30, 2013
Harford County government's green star for the third quarter was awarded to Denise Carnaggio, deputy director of the Office of Economic Development, for reducing and rethinking with technology. Sometimes it's difficult to realize the effort that goes into managing a records repository. In addition to the careful attention to detail required for documents to be categorized and filed correctly, a lot of time and work goes into tracking down files, moving storage boxes, making photocopies and destroying documents whose retention period has expired.
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NEWS
July 20, 2000
The Women's Business Institute in Taneytown will sponsor a Women's Marketplace from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. the fourth Saturday of the month through October at the Thunderhead Bowl parking lot in Taneytown. Women who own a business are welcome to participate and display their products and/or services. The event is co-sponsored by the Taneytown Office of Economic Development. Information: 410-756-2334.
NEWS
September 5, 2007
Burger hired as tech manager Linda L. Burger has been hired as technology manager by the Howard County Economic Development Authority, a newly created position supporting the technology community in Howard County. She will work in the Center for Business and Technology Development, which also houses the Business Resource Center and the county's NeoTech Incubator. Burger is to form a Technology Council of Howard County, providing support for a number of smaller technology groups in the county, said Richard W. Story, CEO of the economic development authority.
NEWS
September 5, 2007
Burger hired as tech manager Linda L. Burger has been hired as technology manager by the Howard County Economic Development Authority, a newly created position supporting the technology community in Howard County. She will work in the Center for Business and Technology Development, which also houses the Business Resource Center and the county's NeoTech Incubator. Burger is to form a Technology Council of Howard County, providing support for a number of smaller technology groups in the county, said Richard W. Story, CEO of the economic development authority.
NEWS
January 21, 1993
Philadelphia dentist buys local practiceDr. Andrew Ingel recently bought the Annapolis dental practice of Bryan Beebe D.D.S., and began his own dental practice.A Philadelphia dentist, Dr. Ingel was born in Washington, D.C. He went to Villanova University and earned a master's degree in biochemistry from Bryn Mawr College.He graduated in the top two percent of his class at the University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine, and completed a residency at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania.
NEWS
By Erik Nelson | September 25, 1991
It was the OED's finest hour.No, not the Oxford English Dictionary's finest hour, but the Office of Economic Development's finest hour.Thanks to an actor named Donald Williams of Alexandria, Va., the office was able to break up what would have been a stiflingly dull discussion of the new economic development plan with interruptions from"Sir Winston Churchill."The impetus for the show was that Churchill (the real one) was quoted in the 20-year plan announced last weekby Dyan Brasington, the county's economic development administrator.
NEWS
By Darren M. Allen and Darren M. Allen,Staff writer | December 8, 1991
The county commissioners, hoping to save money and boost business development in Carroll, are considering turning the Office of Economic Development over to the business community."
NEWS
By John Rivera and John Rivera,Staff Writer | April 28, 1993
Proposals to privatize Anne Arundel County's Division of Housing and Community Development and the Office of Economic Development will be considered at public hearings tonight before the county council.Privatization of the two offices is part of County Executive Robert R. Neall's plan to downsize government by turning many services now performed by county employees over to private contractors.Once the ordinances are approved by the council, the two agencies would become nonprofit corporations.
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By Michael J. Clark and Michael J. Clark,Howard County Bureau of The Sun | November 22, 1991
The Howard County executive is considering incorporating the county's economic development office as a private, non-profit agency.Dyan L. Brasington, the county's economic development director, said that the agency's advisory committee is reviewing such a proposal and will forward it to County Executive Charles I. Ecker next spring.She said that a non-profit economic development corporation would have the advantage "of placing the agency at arm's length from the politics of local government, and it would receive both public and private monies to operate."
NEWS
August 24, 2003
The former Colonel's Choice Restaurant on U.S. 40 in Aberdeen will be the home of a 13,000-square-foot professional building. Space at the Choice Business Center is expected to be available by late October. SITE Management, a development firm based in West Chester, Pa., plans to redesign the facility to include an expanded second floor, an exterior glass tower and solar domes for a contemporary solarium look, according to a company statement. Available office space will range from 1,000 square feet and up. The space will as designed around short-term tenant leasing, said Kenneth Enochs, president and owner of SITE Management.
NEWS
June 18, 2001
City development agency relocated to West Street offices The Annapolis Office of Economic Development has been moved from Duke of Gloucester Street to 151 West St. Operations at the new site begin today. According to an announcement by Mayor Dean L. Johnson last week, the former home of the city agency was "in an extremely crowded building" that houses the Planning and Zoning Department. The economic development office shares its new building with the Annapolis and Anne Arundel County Chamber of Commerce and the Annapolis Regional Transportation Management Authority.
NEWS
July 20, 2000
The Women's Business Institute in Taneytown will sponsor a Women's Marketplace from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. the fourth Saturday of the month through October at the Thunderhead Bowl parking lot in Taneytown. Women who own a business are welcome to participate and display their products and/or services. The event is co-sponsored by the Taneytown Office of Economic Development. Information: 410-756-2334.
NEWS
By Shanon D. Murray and Shanon D. Murray,SUN STAFF | November 4, 1997
A marketing study released yesterday reveals Howard County is on target in the types of businesses it attracts, but it must do more to distinguish itself as a desirable location amid fierce competition.Howard County should pursue national, divisional and regional headquarters, high-technology and bio-technology companies and information processing offices, according to the $10,000 study commissioned by the county Economic Development Authority.But Howard is competing against many of the 3,500 counties around the nation -- and some of its neighbors in the Baltimore area.
NEWS
March 5, 1997
Michael S. Lofton, who has been chief executive officer of the Anne Arundel Economic Development Corp. since it became a private agency in 1993, is to retire April 1.The corporation issued a news release yesterday announcing the retirement.Lofton said in a telephone interview that he needs "a break.""I took three weeks off in 1972, and I haven't had more than 10 days off since then," he said.Lofton, 50, took over the Anne Arundel County Office of Economic Development in December 1991 and two years later supervised its privatization as the Economic Development Corp.
NEWS
By Amy L. Miller and Amy L. Miller,Sun Staff Writer | May 10, 1994
William E. Jenne, Carroll County's administrator for the Office of Economic Development, announced yesterday that he will resign May 20.He will join Taneytown Bank and Trust Co. as the sole commercial banking officer in its Westminster branch at the end of the month."
NEWS
August 24, 2003
The former Colonel's Choice Restaurant on U.S. 40 in Aberdeen will be the home of a 13,000-square-foot professional building. Space at the Choice Business Center is expected to be available by late October. SITE Management, a development firm based in West Chester, Pa., plans to redesign the facility to include an expanded second floor, an exterior glass tower and solar domes for a contemporary solarium look, according to a company statement. Available office space will range from 1,000 square feet and up. The space will as designed around short-term tenant leasing, said Kenneth Enochs, president and owner of SITE Management.
NEWS
March 5, 1997
Michael S. Lofton, who has been chief executive officer of the Anne Arundel Economic Development Corp. since it became a private agency in 1993, is to retire April 1.The corporation issued a news release yesterday announcing the retirement.Lofton said in a telephone interview that he needs "a break.""I took three weeks off in 1972, and I haven't had more than 10 days off since then," he said.Lofton, 50, took over the Anne Arundel County Office of Economic Development in December 1991 and two years later supervised its privatization as the Economic Development Corp.
NEWS
By Amy L. Miller and Amy L. Miller,Staff Writer | October 29, 1993
Carroll County's Office of Economic Development should have a new business development representative by the end of the year, the first county position to be created in about two years.The position, approved by the county commissioners a couple of weeks ago, was announced at the monthly Economic Development Commission meeting this week. Jimmie Saylor, Carroll's personnel director, said she expects the $27,000- to $28,000-a-year job to be filled by the end of the year.County Commissioner Elmer C. Lippy said he and the other commissioners approved the position primarily because the Economic Development Commission's strategic plan recommended it. The commissioners approved the plan in June.
NEWS
By Kerry O'Rourke and Kerry O'Rourke,Staff Writer | September 12, 1993
Carroll County needs more industry. But how to attract it? And how to convince residents it's needed?"How do we grow with grace?" Westminster Mayor W. Benjamin Brown asked."
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