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Need A Business Counselor To Help Guide You Through This Uncertain Time? Check These Resources for Counseling & Training

Posted by: Economic Development Team on Thursday, April 9, 2020
If you, like many small business owners, need a business counselor to help guide you through this uncertain time, you can turn to your local Small Business Development Center (SBDC) or SCORE mentorship chapter. These resource partners, and the ... Read More...

Need To Ease Your Fears About Keeping Up With Payments On Your Current Or Potential SBA Loan? Small Business Debt Relief Program Might Be Right For You.

Posted by: Economic Development Team on Wednesday, April 8, 2020
This is the third in a series of blogs sharing information from a guide provided by Senator Ben Cardin’s office: The Small Business Owner’s Guide to the CARES Act. The Small Business Debt Relief Program will provide immediate relief ... Read More...

Need a Quick Infusion of a Smaller Amount of Cash To Cover You Right Now? Economic Injury Disaster Loans & Emergency Economic Injury Grants Might Be Right For You.

Posted by: Economic Development Team on Tuesday, April 7, 2020
This is the second in a series of blogs sharing information from a guide provided by Senator Ben Cardin’s office: The Small Business Owner’s Guide to the CARES Act. Emergency Economic Injury Grants provide an emergency advance of up ... Read More...

Need Capital to Cover the Cost of Retaining Employees? Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) Loans Might Be Right For You.

Posted by: Economic Development Team on Monday, April 6, 2020
This is the first in a series of blogs sharing information from a guide provided by Senator Ben Cardin’s office: The Small Business Owner’s Guide to the CARES Act. The Paycheck Protection Program is a forgivable loan that helps ... Read More...

Charles County Farms Feed Our Community During Calm and Crisis

Posted by: Economic Development Team on Thursday, April 2, 2020
Agriculture is an integral part of Maryland’s economy, and it’s increasingly important in difficult times like these, when food availability and access to it become challenging for our local community. In Charles County, there are at ... Read More...

Making the Move to Online Education

Posted by: Economic Development Team on Thursday, April 2, 2020
We called Brianna Bowling, local entrepreneur and business coach, this week to talk about her Retreat and Learn business in Newburg, but the conversation quickly turned to how she’s converting all her workshops into online trainings. ... Read More...

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Views from Charles

Empowering Black Businesses and Entrepreneurs

Published: Wednesday, February 24, 2021
Black History Month is a time for us to reflect on the past, present, and future of Black free enterprise and its influence on the U.S. business landscape and economy. African American business ...

“Charles County is a great central location for us to have access to all of our customers. We do business with NSWC Carderock, Naval Research Laboratory, NAWCAD Patuxent River, NSWC Dahlgren, and Indian Head Naval Support Facility, to name a few.”

Scott Decker
Director of Operations

Cardinal Scientific

“We are proud to be a key part of Charles County’s future and we heartily encourage other, cutting-edge companies to join us.”

Doug Egan
Chief Executive Officer
Competitive Power Ventures

“Charles County is where we started our company and where we grew and expanded. We now operate our managed print and managed IT solutions in five states and provide custom apps all around the globe. Our headquarters is still in Charles County, an excellent place to conduct business and recruit highly skilled individuals for our ever growing team!"

Joshua Justice
President

Just Tech

 

“We are proud to be a key part of Charles County’s future and we heartily encourage other, cutting-edge companies to join us.”

Katharine Tate
 Executive Director of Provider Engagement and Community Relations

Righttime Medical Care

“Charles County is a great place for businesses to start, grow, and thrive! We've worked with over 100 businesses since we opened our doors in Charles County, and I've witnessed the majority of these businesses achieve all three.”

Darlene M. Breck

Owner

Southern Maryland Business Center

“Charles County is a great place to do business because of the passion of the business community and the residents who strive to make it the best that it can be."

Andrew W. Welburn

President

The Welburn Organization