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MEDA 2017 Annual ConferenceApril 30-May 2
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.
Becoming a MEDA Member
MEDA Membership CommitteeMEDA members work throughout the state and share the common goal of improving Maryland's business climate.
Economic Development… Transforms Lives
What’s Working in Economic Development! Economic Development Works! It evolves as necessary, but remains unchanged in its inherent drive to transform lives. There are various approaches depending on the needs of your region, but the underlining goal of economic development will always be to create opportunities, inspire innovation and enrich communities. The 2017 MEDA Annual…
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 &…
This hands-on course will review the fundamentals of developing and implementing a high-impact marketing and attraction plan. Businesses looking to locate or expand need accurate, up-to-date, and credible information and communities need rock-solid marketing techniques to reach the needs of the business community. Course participants will be able to learn how to craft their community’s…