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22
Jul

Edc’s ‘Thirsty For Business Thursday’ Attracts Elected Officials And Community Leaders To Network With Bladensburg Business Community
Bladensburg, MD, July 22, 2016 – Last night, the Prince George’s County Economic Development Corporation (EDC) kicked off its ‘Bladensburg Blitz’ by hosting its July edition of ‘Thirsty (for Business) Thursday” (T4BT) at the La Chiquita Restaurant, one of the hottest new spots in Bladensburg.  EDC President and CEO ...

21
Jul

Economic Development Corporation Hosts Embassy Of South Africa
      Largo, MD, July 21, 2016 - Today, the Prince George’s County Economic Development Corporation (EDC) President and CEO Jim Coleman and his International Business Development Team had the opportunity to meet with the Embassy of South Africa Minister of Economics for an open discussion about trade and business opportu...

15
Jul

Economic Development Corporation Welcomes Chinese Delegation
Largo, MD, July 15, 2016 - Today, the Prince George’s County Economic Development Corporation (EDC) impressed a 24-member delegation of top government officials from the Qinghai Province of China who were interested in hearing about the best practices the EDC utilizes to optimize international business development in Prince G...

06
Jul

Youth CareerConnect and CVS Launch Medical Careers for 18 Youth
Largo, MD, July 6, 2016- Yesterday, the Prince George’s County Economic Development Corporation (EDC) President and CEO Jim Coleman and Youth Career Connect (YCC) Program Director Yolanda Tully welcomed 18 Bladensburg High School Health and Sciences Academy students to EDC headquarters, kicking off a partnership with CVS to pl...

05
Jul

EDC Kicks Off Summer Employment for 73 Youths
Largo, MD, July 5, 2016 - Today, the Workforce Services Division of the Prince George's County Economic Development Corporation (EDC) kicked off its KEYS (Knowledge Equals Youth Success) summer program, which provides youth ages 14-24 with professional growth and work experience. EDC President and CEO Jim Coleman, along with Wor...

27
Jun

EDC Matches 200 Small Businesses with $5 Billion In Transportation Industry Procurement Opportunities
Largo, MD, June 27, 2016 - Today, over 200 local companies packed the Prince George's County Economic Development Corporation's headquarters (EDC) as top executives from the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority (MWAA), the Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT), the Maryland Transit Administration (MTA) and the Gove...