• October 21 - 27, 2018

    Economic Development Week 2018

  • October 21 - 22, 2018 at Rocky Gap

    MEDA Fall Conference

    Understanding the Site Selection Process
  • Building Strong Neighborhoods using Economic & Community Development Strategies

    MEDA 2018 Summer Conference

    July 25, 2018 in Elkton, Maryland
  • Telling Our Story

  • MEDA 2018 Annual Conference

    Telling Your Story

    April 29 - May 1, 2018
  • Becoming a MEDA Member

    MEDA Membership Committee

    MEDA members work throughout the state and share the common goal of improving Maryland's business climate.
  • Economic Development… Transforms Lives


Overview Economic Development Week will emphasize to the general public the importance of economic development for the State of Maryland. The week is designed to increase an understanding of economic development’s contribution to the State’s business climate, job retention and growth, the tax base and the overall quality of life in Maryland. Recognition Economic development…

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Rural communities prosper when local businesses can access capital to start, grow, and expand. But small businesses in rural areas face unique challenges that may impede their ability to secure investment from commercial lenders. Join us for a discussion about efforts to build rural prosperity by increasing access to capital in rural areas. Learn more…

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This conference will be the kickoff for Economic Development Week! Conference details are coming soon. If you’re interested in sponsoring this event, please contact Pam Ruff at 410-347-1246.

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