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Awards

The MEDA Awards, sponsored by Miles & Stockbridge P.C., recognize the people, programs, and projects bringing economic prosperity to Maryland.

  • Nominations are now open for the 2023 MEDA Awards.
  • Please visit each nomination page (linked below) for criteria and submission details.
  • Nominations must be made by a MEDA member.
  • Click here to watch the Awards Q&A Webinar
  • The deadline to nominate is December 9, 2022.

 

Award Categories: 

Economic Development Project (small and large community)

Economic Development Program (small and large community)

Economic Development Marketing (small and large community)

Volunteer of the Year

Rising Star

Hall of Fame

 



2022 MEDA Award Winners

 

Economic Development Project
Marriott International Headquarters
Nominated by: Montgomery County Economic Development Corporation

Economic Development Program
Small Community: Eastern Shore Economic Recovery Program
Nominated by: Caroline County Economic Development, Dorchester County Economic Development, the Mid-Shore Regional Council, and Talbot County Office of Economic Development and Tourism

Large Community: Energizing Small Business Grant Program
Nominated by: Baltimore Gas and Electric (BGE)

Honorable Mention: Montgomery Can Code
Nominated by: Montgomery County Economic Development Corporation

Economic Development Marketing
Small Community: “Winter Lights – Cecil Nights”
Nominated by: Cecil County Office of Economic Development

Large Community: The Maryland Entrepreneur Hub
Nominated by: The Maryland Department of Commerce in partnership with the Maryland Technology Development Corporation (TEDCO), and the University System of Maryland (USM)

2022 MEDA Rising Star: Jennifer LaHatte

2022 MEDA Hall of Fame: Rhonda Ray

2022 MEDA Volunteer of the Year: Colleen Peterson