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2012 MEDA Award Winners
From left to right) 2012 MEDA Award Winners: Marie S. Keegin, CEcD, MEDA Hall of Fame; N. Gordon Knox, Miles and Stockbridge; Robert W. McGlotten, Jr., CEcD, MEDA Life Member; Scott Warner, Mid-Shore Regional Council; Ricky Fitzhugh, Hooper Island Oyster Aquaculture Company; Mike Thielke, Eastern Shore Entrepreneurship Center; Annetta T. Spruill, MEDA Volunteer of the Year; Johnny Shockley, Hooper Island Oyster Aquaculture Company; Colby Fergurson, Frederick County Business Development and Retention Division; Evan Morville, Seawall Development Corporation; Becky Brashear, CFE, The Great Frederick Fair; Carol A. Gilbert, Maryland Department of Housing & Community Development; Helen Riddle, Frederick County Business Development and Retention Division; Secretary Raymond A. Skinner, Maryland Department of Housing & Community Development; Laurie M. Boyer, CEcD, MEDA President
About the 2012 MEDA Project & Program Winners
The Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development received the award for Arts District Hyattsville as the Economic Development Project winner. The developers for this project were EYA and Stret Sense.
The Eastern Shore Entrepreneurship Center and Mid-Shore Regional Council received an honorable mention for Hooper Island Oyster Aquaculture Company in the Economic Development Project category.
The Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development received the award for Union Mill in Baltimore as the Redevelopment Project award winner. The developer for this project was Seawall Development Corporation.
Frederick County’s Largest Agricultural Classroom was given the Economic Development Marketing Award. The project was nominated by the Frederick County Business Development and Retention Division.
About the 2012 MEDA Individual Winners
Volunteer of the Year
Annetta T. Spruill was honored as the Volunteer of the Year award.
Hall of Fame
Marie S. Keegin, CEcD was inducted into the MEDA Hall of Fame.
Robert W. McGlotten, Jr., CEcD received Life Membership to MEDA.