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Current News, Events, and Press Releases
Garrett College Hosting Manufacturing Conference in October
Robert Stearns, Founder and CEO of Powerful Potential International, a leadership development and organizational development consulting and training company, will be the keynote speaker.
Mike Koch Recognized as Emerging Leader by RMI
The Regional Manufacturing Institute of MD (RMI) recently recognized Michael Koch, President of FireFly Farms, as an Emerging Leader in Manufacturing and named him one of RMI's 2018 Champions of MD.
Simon Pearce to Mark 20 Years in Oakland
“I started making glass because of the human quality you find in real handmade glass," founder Simon Pearce said. “We are proud to be part of the vibrant Deep Creek community.”
Manufacturing-Focused Job Fair to be Held May 11th
A Manufacturing-Focused Job Fair will be held on May 11th, at Allegany College of Maryland.
Proximity Detection Systems Now Crucial for Operating a Safe Mining Site
Strata Worldwide, a global leader in mine safety innovation, has been working internationally and locally to improve safety in the mining industry through advanced technologies.
Regional Manufacturing Roundtable to be Held December 5th
Manufacturing business throughout the tri-state area are invited to attend a Regional Manufacturing Roundtable at Allegany College on Tuesday, December 5, 2017, from 8:00 to 10:00 a.m.
Griffon Corporation Completes Acquisition of ClosetMaid
Griffon Corporation announced on Monday that it has acquired ClosetMaid and plans to keep the maker of home storage and organization products headquartered in Ocala.
Simon Pearce Commemorate Pieces Available
In partnership with the Garrett County Chamber of Commerce, Simon Pearce has created three specially designed glassware products to help commemorate the 50th annual Autumn Glory Festival.
Garrett County Cheeses Win Medals From American Cheese Society
Several Garrett County cheeses entered by High Country Creamery and FireFly Farms recently received medals at the American Cheese Society competition in Denver, Colorado.
MD Commerce Accepting Online Applications for More Jobs for Marylanders' Program
he Maryland Department of Commerce continues to accept applications from manufacturing companies locating to or expanding in the state under a new incentive program called More Jobs for Marylanders.
Hobbitat Receives 2017 Bright Lights Award
Maryland Comptroller Peter Franchot will present the 2017 Bright Lights Award for Garrett County to Hobbitat and a proclamation to High Country Creamery and Market on July 6th.
Manufacturer's Roundtable to be Held in Cumberland
The Cumberland Economic Development Corporation has extended an invitation to all regional manufacturers to attend its November Manufacturer’s Roundtable.
Potomac Edison to Sponsor Manufacturing Workshop
Experts from the Electric Power Research Institute will provide information on Power Quality and techniques to be more resilient to power system anomalies and make facilities more efficient.
Celebrating Garrett County's Thriving Rural Manufacturing Industry
We're celebrating Garrett County's thriving manufacturing industry this month with events that will showcase the industry's growth, as well as our historic talents and our character as a community.
Frederick A. Thayer III Courthouse
203 South Fourth Street, Room 208
Oakland, MD 21550
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