Commissioners Announce New Economic Development Director

The Worcester County Commissioners announce the appointment of Merry Mears as the new Worcester County Economic Development (WCED) director. She stepped into her new role October 21, 2015. Mears brings 15 years of economic and workforce development experience to this new assignment. She joined WCED as the deputy director in 2012. Prior to joining WCED, Mears served in several…

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Worcester Country Economic Development | Maryland

Jill Horner speaks with Meredith Mears, Deputy Director of the Worcester County Economic Development, about the upcoming projects such as, the Excursion Train Project, Sports Arena, the Economic Development in the Town of Snow Hill, and the Worcester County Small Business Technology Incubator.

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Home sales up in all three counties | Worcester County

Berlin, Md. – The latest figures from the Coastal Association of REALTORS® (CAR) reflects great news for the local industry – sales are up in all three counties on the Lower Shore. The impetus behind this surge reflects even better news for local buyers – interest rates for fixed mortgages are down. According to the association’s local market statistics,…

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Money Tour Eastern Shore: $5.5M for small, minority, women, and veteran owned businesses

Information on a new money fund, traditional loans, and other financing options. Meet one-on-one with loan experts to discuss your business financing goals and objectives. EVENT SCHEDULE NETWORKING (lite fare/continental breakfast) MCBIF PRESENTATION WITH Q&A ONE-ON-ONE SESSION WITH MMG (1st come basis) BUSINESS LOAN CASE STUDY – WALK THROUGH THE LOAN PROCESS Sept 17, 2014 | 3PM – 6PM…

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3rd Annual Eastern Shore Business Competition

Enter to win $25,000 cash prize PLUS Go on to the Semi-Finals of InvestMaryland Challenge. Deadline: Friday, October 24, 2014 “It is amazing how valuable the (Eastern Shore) business contest proved to be. The public acclaim, the prize money were nice, but the benefits go on and on.” – Arthur S. Lazerow, board chairman of the 2012 winner Triea…

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Shared Entrepreneurship: A Path to Engaged Employee Ownership

Are you interested in learning how shared entrepreneurship has become the competitive advantage of the global and domestic marketplace and how your company can become one that practices continuous innovation? If yes, attend this workshop. This workshop will give you insight on how to identify and develop high performance work systems for your business that lead to continuous innovations….

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Small Business Financing Available in Eastern Maryland

OCEAN CITY – The SBA 504 program has made a significant impact in small business financing, but some lenders, borrowers, and others in the real estate industry may still have questions on how to make the most out of the program for fixed asset financing.

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