She came to national prominence years ago as the supportive mother of swimming superstar Michael Phelps, but Deborah Phelps is something of a star in her own right. She’s been an educator and administrator in the Baltimore area for four ...Read More »
Randall Nixon took over as the state’s small-business ombudsman in January, tapped by Gov. Larry Hogan to succeed the first person to hold that post, Roger Campos. Nixon, 60, has run three businesses in Maryland over the last three decades, ...Read More »
Minnesota’s Mayo Clinic is using video cameras to connect babies born in distress at small hospitals to neo-natal specialists at their Rochester hospital. In Maryland, intensive care unit patients in 11 hospitals, 10 of them in sparsely populated rural areas, ...Read More »
For the past dozen years, international business attorney David Rodman Cohan has spent about one-third of his working hours at a job that pays him absolutely nothing. He’s not complaining. Cohan, of firm of Cohan, West & Karpook PC in ...Read More »
Think estate planning is hard? Try doing it as a business owner. Besides the usual worries about who gets the house and the jewelry and the cash, business owners face a cluster of additional concerns, all centered on the often ...Read More »
If you’re looking for a business that rivals the National Football League for being male-dominated, you could hardly do better than the venture capital industry — or the companies it funds. Study after study has confirmed this, but to cite ...Read More »
After 30-some years of conducting settlements and drafting deeds as a real estate lawyer, writing laws for the Maryland General Assembly and serving as deputy chief administrative officer for Howard County, Charles “Chuck” Kasky has landed his ideal job. On ...
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At Keswick Multi-Care Center the glass ceiling hasn’t just been cracked, it’s been obliterated. Almost the entire leadership team of the 130-year-old, Baltimore-based nonprofit health-care organization is female, including the president and CEO, the chief financial officer, the director of ...Read More »
From the outside, the free-standing building on North Charles Street looks like any other bank: one-story and boxy, plenty of windows, fairly small. But step inside and you know immediately that this is not your typical bank. The lobby is ...Read More »
oday, all but the smallest businesses have a budget line item that few companies of any size had 20 or 30 years ago: IT spending. But while IT spending has become virtually universal, business technology experts say most companies aren’t getting it right. Too many, they say, are either not spending enough, not spending wisely — or both.
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