Economic Development to Hold Business Roundtable Jan. 31

Published Thursday, January 11, 2018
The Economic Development Department is hosting a Quarterly Business Roundtable on Wednesday, Jan. 31 at the Waldorf West Library (10405 O’Donnell Place, Waldorf) from 8 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. Come and learn more about Charles County economic development and what is happening in the county, as well as network with the local business community.
 
The main focus of this meeting will be on business development outreach and agriculture. Vivian Mills of the Charles County Charitable Trust will present the findings on the economic impact of nonprofits study. The event will conclude with a Q&A session.
 
“The economic health of Charles County, Maryland is based on our existing businesses,” said Chief of Business Development Lucretia Freeman-Buster. “We will be going out to speak with Charles County businesses to better understand their needs and develop targeted programs to support business growth.”
 
The agenda:
8 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.              Networking and continental breakfast
8:30 a.m. – 8:50 a.m.        Business development and agriculture presentation
8:50 a.m. – 9:05 a.m.        Charles County Charitable Trust presentation
9:05 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.        Q&A session
 
This event is free, but space is limited. Register today at www.MeetCharlesCounty.com/Quarterly-Business-Roundtable, or email the department at info@MeetCharlesCounty.com
 

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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