January 3, 2013 — David B. Simon, an award-winning editor with experience at several Maryland newspapers, has been named editor of The Daily Record, Publisher Suzanne E. Fischer-Huettner announced Thursday afternoon.
Simon, 36, will begin his new post on January 14, succeeding Tom Linthicum, who retired in December after more than six years as The Daily Record’s vice president and executive editor.
In his career as a writer and editor, he has served as managing editor for news and opinion at The Gazette in Gaithersburg, a weekly community newspaper owned by Post-Newsweek Media, where he managed a newsroom of about 30 editorial staff members. During his tenure, The Gazette won a first-place award as Newspaper of the Year in 2011 in the annual contest run by Suburban Newspapers of America.
Baltimore, Dec. 5, 2012 — InfoPoint, a searchable database of new incorporations, construction bids, contracts and real estate transactions in Maryland, was launched today by The Daily Record. It is the only database of its kind to offer all the information in one convenient-to-use location.
Located at infopoint.thedailyrecord.com, InfoPoint includes all new incorporations and real estate transactions — commercial and residential — in Maryland for the last six months as well as federal contracts awarded to Maryland-based businesses and all contracts awarded by federal agencies that are based in the state.
Baltimore, Sept. 14, 2012 — The Daily Record is proud to announce the winners of the 2012 Leadership in Law Awards.
The Daily Record created the Leadership in Law Awards program in 2000 to recognize outstanding professional achievement, community service and mentoring within Maryland’s legal community.
Baltimore, Aug. 17, 2012 — The Daily Record is proud to announce the winners of their 2012 Innovator of the Year Awards.
The Daily Record began the Innovator of the Year Awards in 2002 as a way to recognize Marylanders and Maryland-based companies for their innovative spirit — for creating new products, new programs, new services or new processes that have helped their companies, industries or communities.
Baltimore, July 20, 2012 — The Daily Record announces the recipients of the 2012 Maryland’s Most Admired CEOs awards. The Daily Record created the Most Admired CEOs award to recognize some of the most notably talented CEOs leading the state’s nonprofit, for profit and public companies.
Baltimore, July 11, 2012 — The Daily Record recently won awards from the Maryland, Delaware, D.C. Press Association, including best feature story, investigative reporting, community service and citizen involvement, multimedia storytelling (sports), and numerous other awards for editorial and advertising excellence. The first and second place winners were presented with certificates at the 2011 Editorial Contest awards at the MDDC Annual Awards Luncheon, held April 19-20, 2012.
Baltimore, June 27, 2012 — The Daily Record won four awards in 2012 for Editorial Excellence from The Alliance of Area Business Publications (AABP), including best coverage of local breaking news, best editorial, best explanatory journalism and best headlines, securing its position as Maryland’s #1 inside source for business, law, real estate and government news. The AABP presented 108 awards to business newspapers and magazines across the country last weekend at its annual Summer Conference in Milwaukee, Wis.
Baltimore, March 2, 2012 — The Daily Record announces its 2012 list of Maryland’s Top 100 Women.
The Daily Record’s annual list of Maryland’s Top 100 Women was created to recognize outstanding achievement by women as demonstrated through professional accomplishments, community leadership and mentoring.
Baltimore, January 27, 2012 — The Daily Record announced its 2012 list of Influential Marylanders. The Daily Record created Influential Marylanders in 2006 to honor individuals who have made truly significant contributions in their respective fields and continue to be regarded as leaders in the State of Maryland.