2020 MEDA Award Winners Copy

2020 MEDA Award Winners

Project: Kite Pharma, Inc.

Nominated by: Frederick County Office of Economic Development

Project – Honorable Mention: The Union Collective

Nominated by: Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development

Program: USM Maryland Momentum Fund

Nominated by: University System of Maryland

Program – Honorable Mention: Project Bright Future

Nominated by: Queen Anne’s County Economic and Tourism Department

Program – Honorable Mention: Project C.O.R.E.

Nominated by: Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development

Marketing: TEDCO’s Entrepreneur Expo

Nominated by: TEDCO

2020 MEDA Rising Star: Allison Akers

2020 MEDA Hall of Fame: James “Jim” Fielder, Jr., Ph.D.

2020 MEDA Volunteer of the Year: Dr. Peter “Pete” Kremers

2020 Outstanding Contributor: Anirban Basu


Congratulations to our 2020 MEDA Award Winners!


View the 2020 MEDA Awards Nominations

Economic Development Marketing

Right Place, Right Time CEO Testimonial Video

Home for the Holidays

Using Next-Generation Technology to Tell the Story of Economic Development in Harford County

Economic Development Program

Arundel Tech Toolbox

BDC Cluster Facade Improvement Grant (FIG) Program

Community Growth Accelerator Program – The Edge

Harford Business Innovation Center

Project Bright Future

Project CORE


Economic Development Project

Atlas Restaurant Group


Kite Pharma, Inc. – A Gilead Company

The Union Collective