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Dec 09, 2014, 12:21 ET

16 Winners Receive Greater Baltimore Committee's 2014 'Bridging The Gap' Minority Business Awards

Sixteen Baltimore-area companies have been named winners of the Greater Baltimore Committee's 11th annual Bridging the Gap Achievement Awards. The...

Dec 02, 2014, 15:44 ET

Baltimore Mayor honors 13 winners of 2014 Business Recognition Awards

 Thirteen Baltimore companies were honored by Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake today as winners of the 2014 Mayor's Business...

May 28, 2014, 12:02 ET

Speaker Busch, USM's Kirwan receive 2014 Regional Visionary Awards from Greater Baltimore Committee

Speaker of the Maryland House of Delegates Michael Busch and Chancellor of the University System of Maryland William E. "Brit" Kirwan received...

May 28, 2014, 11:51 ET

Greater Baltimore Committee honors MICA's Lazarus, UB's Bogomolny with Sondheim Awards

Retiring Maryland Institute College of Art President Fred Lazarus and retiring University of Baltimore President Robert Bogomolny received 2014...

Apr 15, 2014, 17:15 ET

Tech Coalition to Hold Innovation Partners Event

A coalition of the Greater Baltimore Committee, the Howard Tech Council and the Tech Council of Maryland will hold the first Innovation Partners...

Feb 26, 2014, 09:16 ET

Honeywell CEO David Cote to be Keynote Speaker at Greater Baltimore Committee Annual Meeting

Honeywell CEO and Chief Executive Magazine's 2013 CEO of the Year David Cote will be the keynote speaker at the Greater Baltimore Committee's...

Dec 03, 2013, 08:47 ET

Baltimore mayor to honor 12 firms for community service

 Baltimore City Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake will honor 12 businesses at the 39th annual Mayor's Business Recognition Awards luncheon on...

Nov 11, 2013, 10:40 ET

Baltimore region CEOs launch workplace campaign to fight diabetes

The Maryland chapter of the American Diabetes Association today announced that it has partnered with the Greater Baltimore Committee (GBC) to...

Oct 17, 2013, 14:17 ET

Greater Baltimore Committee: Maryland voters favor changing state's election framework

Maryland voters overwhelmingly favor changing the way the state's voting districts are drawn up, according to answers to a poll question placed by...

Sep 04, 2013, 12:32 ET

Greater Baltimore Committee competitiveness report urges Maryland tax reform

The Greater Baltimore Committee is urging government leaders to recognize the need to reform Maryland's tax structure to improve the state's...

Jun 27, 2013, 13:25 ET

David H. Sachs Named To Direct Baltimore Leadership Program

 David H. Sachs, a leadership development innovator, manager, teacher and consultant, has been named the new executive director of The...

May 30, 2013, 12:50 ET

Baltimore-Washington business organizations team on task force to foster cyber industry growth

 The Greater Baltimore Committee, the Greater Washington Board of Trade and the Economic Alliance of Greater Baltimore announced the creation...

May 22, 2013, 11:53 ET

Greater Baltimore Committee voices opposition to Council's bill to promote local hiring

The Greater Baltimore Committee is urging the Baltimore City Council not to pass what private-sector leaders say is well-intentioned but flawed...

May 10, 2013, 15:29 ET

Greater Baltimore Committee salutes The Leadership's Houbolt with 'Visionary' Award

 Jan Houbolt, who for 25 years has presided over The Leadership, the highly-regarded 10-month program for future business, civic and government...

May 10, 2013, 15:25 ET

Greater Baltimore Committee honors Joe Jones with Sondheim Award for public service

 Joseph T. Jones, Jr., founder, president and CEO of Baltimore's Center for Urban Families, has been honored by the Greater Baltimore Committee...

Feb 12, 2013, 11:30 ET

Orioles' Showalter to receive Sun's 'Marylander' award March 4 in Baltimore

The Greater Baltimore Committee and the Baltimore Sun are hosting a reception and presentation of the Sun's Marylander of the Year Award to Orioles...

Dec 10, 2012, 17:11 ET

Baltimore Mayor honors 12 winners of 2012 Business Recognition Awards

Twelve Baltimore companies were honored today by Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake as winners of the 2012 Mayor's Business Recognition Awards for...

Nov 26, 2012, 09:29 ET

12 Baltimore firms to receive 2012 Mayor's Business Recognition Awards on Dec. 10

Baltimore City Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake will honor 12 businesses at the 38th annual Mayor's Business Recognition Awards luncheon on December...

Oct 24, 2012, 07:00 ET

16 Winners Receive Greater Baltimore Committee's 2012 'Bridging The Gap' Minority Business Awards

 Fifteen Baltimore-area companies and one individual have been named winners of the Greater Baltimore Committee's 9th annual Bridging the Gap...

Oct 16, 2012, 16:14 ET

Greater Baltimore Committee names finalists for 2012 Bridging the Gap Awards

The Greater Baltimore Committee named 23 finalists for the 2012 Bridging the Gap Achievement Awards recognizing outstanding minority- and...