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Current News, Events, and Press Releases

Women’s Networking Luncheon Held at Deep Creek Lake
The Garrett County Business Hub held its second monthly Women’s Networking Luncheon of the year last Thursday at Ace’s Run Restaurant & Pub, Deep Creek Lake. More than 25 women attended.
Free Business Networking Breakfast Scheduled Tuesday
The Garrett County Health Department extends an open invitation for Garrett County businesses to attend the “Networking Breakfast” from 8 to 9 a.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 20th, at Wisp Resort.
SBA Presents 6-Part Webinar HUBZone Webinar Series
Garrett County, in its entirety, is an SBA-designated HUBZone. The HUBZone program helps small businesses gain preferential access to government contracting opportunities.
National Women's Business Council Releases FY 2017 Annual Report on Women Entrepreneurs
The National Women’s Business Council is pleased to share with you the Council’s Annual Report for Fiscal Year 2017: Accelerating The Future Of Women Entrepreneurs – The Power of the Ecosystem.
MD InfoPortal: A Digital Catalog of State Assistance Programs
Maryland InfoPortal is the best one stop for finding financial and non-financial assistance offered by Maryland state government agencies on the web.
Planning for Growth: How to Add Headcount While Staying Lean
Growing a team is every business owner's dream, but doing so thoughtfully and strategically can be challenging when you're on a budget.
CyberSecure My Business Webinar: How to Protect Key Assets and Data
Join the National Cyber Security Alliance and its partners on December 12th at 2:00 p.m. to learn about how to keep your business safe and secure online.
SCORE Live Webinar: Advocate for Your Business
Government officials make decisions that impact your ability to conduct business, so shouldn’t you be involved in advocating for your company?
Access to Capital Forum Set for December 12th
The Governor's Office of Small, Minority, and Women Business Affairs will host an Access to Capital Forum on Tuesday, December 12, 2017.
SBA to Host Face-to-Face With Franchisors
The SBA will be hosting a Face-to-Face With Franchisors event to introduce Veterans to business ownership and the special programs available just to them. Non-Veterans are also invited to attend.
SCORE To Host QuickBooks Basics Workshop
QuickBooks Basics for Small Business Owners and Start Ups gives you the basics to keep track of your business efficiently from the beginning and maintain your sanity at tax time.
SBA's Office of Advocacy Releases New Fact Sheet on Business Financing
A new fact sheet, "Dissecting Access to Capital," released by SBA's Office of Advocacy presents how much and where businesses receive their financing.
Finding Your Funding Workshop Offered
This workshop is designed to provide individuals and organizations seeking to grow and sustain their business through grants with the knowledge and resources to find grant opportunities.
Governor's Office of Small, Minority, & Women Business Affairs to Offer Trainings
Learn about MBE rights and responsibilities and how to amp up your business by attending upcoming trainings offered by the Governor's Office of Small, Minority, and Women Business Affairs.
MBE Program Goal & Subgoals Survey
This is your last chance to share your feedback on the Minority Business Enterprise Program's overall goal and subgoals.