Recent News

Ground Broken on New Medical Center in Waldorf | SOMD

Published Tuesday, September 3, 2019

Rutherford Touts Opportunity Zones at Indian Head Summit | SOMD

Published Friday, April 26, 2019

Lt. Gov. Boyd Rutherford (R) told Southern Maryland business leaders and elected officials on Wednesday that the state government is working to ensure that investors have a level playing field for investors who are considering Southern Maryland’s economic booster zones, but the state faces regional competition in attracting business investment.

Special Edition Podcast: Opportunity Zones In Charles County: Part 1

Published Thursday, April 25, 2019

On the Inside Your County Government Podcast we discuss Opportunity Zones and how they will impact our local economy.

First-ever EDD podcast - Meet Charles County

Published Wednesday, January 30, 2019

We're excited about our first-ever EDD podcast, Meet Charles County, which is a part of Charles County Government's regular series. Listen here and let us know what you think!

Chamber Members Known for Good Business Practices | SOMD

Published Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Charles Regional Working for a Healthier Community | SOMD

Published Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Saving Money and Energy at Your PACE | SOMD

Published Friday, January 5, 2018

It's Not Just About Corn and Tomatoes Anymore | SOMD

Published Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Long Shots See Value in Pitching Amazon | NACo

Published Monday, October 30, 2017

Charles County Bids for Amazon Headquarters | SOMD

Published Friday, October 20, 2017

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 ...

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Scott Decker
Director of Operations

Cardinal Scientific

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Doug Egan
Chief Executive Officer
Competitive Power Ventures

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Joshua Justice

Just Tech


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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


Southern Maryland Business Center

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Andrew W. Welburn


The Welburn Organization