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EDC’s ‘Thirsty For Business Thursday’ Draws Record Crowds For Economic Development Week
  Upper Marlboro, MD, September 22, 2016 – On Thursday, the Prince George’s County Economic Development Corporation (EDC) took its signature networking event ‘Thirsty (for Business) Thursday” (T4BT) to another level as more than 300 people came out to the Marlton Golf Club in Upper Marlboro to network and to celebrate ...


EDC President & Ceo Jim Coleman Announces Prince George’s County $5,000 Median Household Income Increase At Maryland Chamber Of Commerce Conference
Cambridge, MD, September 15, 2016 – EDC President & CEO Jim Coleman provided remarks on behalf of County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III at the Maryland Chamber of Commerce Business Policy and Competitiveness Conference in Cambridge, Maryland. Over 200 people attended the luncheon to kick off the conference that brought t...


Wheels Of Progress Turning In Prince George’s County – On Purpose
  Largo, MD, September 20, 2016 - Members of the press and the business community gathered at the Prince George's County Economic Development Corporation (EDC) on Monday, September 19 to join top officials from County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III's office kicked off Economic Development Week with two new initiatives geared ...


Research Center Roundtable Sparks Farming Revolution
  Beltsville, MD, September 9, 2016 - More than 40 nationally renowned scientists and researchers from the agricultural business community, along with state and local officials came out to the Beltsville Agricultural Research Center (BARC) last week to participate in the inaugural Maryland Agricultural Business Roundtable. The...


Top Obama Official Endorses EDC Veterans Initiative
  Largo, MD, September 12, 2016 – Today, the Prince George’s County Economic Development Corporation (EDC) welcomed top Obama official Michael Michaud, Assistant Secretary for Veterans with the U.S. Department of Labor, as it deployed its second installment of ‘Operation 500’, the Veteran jobs and resource initiative g...


EDC Helps County Job Seeker Attain The American Dream
Largo, MD, September 2, 2016 - In December of 2015, Tami Johnson was at a crossroads. She had completed every task that was supposed to guarantee her success and attainment of the American Dream. She graduated from high school and went on to earn a bachelor's and master's degree in Business Administration. Still, at the end of l...