Join us for the
MEDA 2017 Annual ConferenceApril 30-May 2
July 24 - 27, 2017
Chesapeake Basic Economic Development CourseBaltimore City Community College
Becoming a MEDA Member
MEDA Membership CommitteeMEDA members work throughout the state and share the common goal of improving Maryland's business climate.
Join us for
Economic Development Day in AnnapolisJanuary 24, 2017
September 19-24, 2016
Economic Development WeekShowcasing the investment in partnerships that strengthen our competitiveness.
Economic Development… Transforms Lives
What’s Working in Economic Development! Traditional Economic Development dictates responsibilities for bringing together all the right components of business and government for successful implementation of projects that result in jobs and investment for Maryland. But outside the standard retention, expansion, and attraction methods are significant factors that come into play and contribute to successful results….
The Chesapeake Basic Economic Development Course provides an introduction to the fundamentals of economic development. The course is designed to prepare participants for the challenges they face in the practice of developing communities. The course will highlight the key aspects in an economic developer’s career: Managing Economic Development Offices Strategic Planning Ethics Business Retention &…