Author Archives: Sean Wallace

Annapolis firm named cyber security trainer

Annapolis-based TeleCommunication Systems Inc., announced Monday that its Art of Exploitation cybersecurity training group has been named as an authorized training organization for ISACA’s new Cybersecurity Nexus certification program. The CSX certification, which offers career progression training on cybersecurity incident ...

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Marriott expands in South Africa

Marriott International, Africa's largest hotel operator, announces an agreement to develop the Johannesburg Marriott Hotel Melrose Arch and Marriott Executive Apartments Johannesburg Melrose Arch, in partnership with The Amdec Group (PRNewsFoto/Marriott International, Inc.)

Bethesda-based Marriott International Inc. continues to expand its footprint across the African continent by announcing the signing of two new properties in South Africa, in partnership with The Amdec Group.  Expected to open by February 2018, the 150-room Johannesburg Marriott Hotel Melrose ...

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Choice Hotels declares dividend

Rockville-based Choice Hotels International announced Monday that its board of directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.195 per share of common stock. The dividend is payable Oct. 16 to shareholders of record on Oct. 2.

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Lilly to host summit symposium

The Society for Clinical Research Sites (SCRS), an Ellicott City-based global trade organization dedicated to representing the interests and voice of clinical research sites, announced Monday that Lilly will host a site partnership symposium at the Global Site Solutions Summit Oct. ...

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Columbia’s solar offsetting hits 100 percent

SunEdison Inc., a global renewable energy development company, in partnership with solar developer Bithenergy, announced Friday that Columbia is now offsetting 100 percent of its energy use from renewable sources. Columbia now sources 75 percent of its energy from wind renewable energy credits ...

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WellCare, Md. tech firm team up

WellCare Health Plans, Inc., a provider of managed care services for government-sponsored health care programs, and Bowie-based Inovalon, a leading technology company providing advanced, cloud-based data analytics and data-driven intervention platforms, today announced a 5-year agreement to improve member health ...

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Leslie Pomerantz and Allison Baumwald | THE ASSOCIATED

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The Associated: Jewish Community Federation of Baltimore recently named Leslie Pomerantz chief development officer and Allison Baumwald the senior vice president of its annual campaign. Pomerantz will manage The Associated’s total resource development strategy including the annual campaign, donor cultivation ...

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Md. ad firm founder to speak at Ad Week DC

Justin Jones, the founder of Columbia-based KDG Advertising, will speak during Ad Week DC 2015, the region’s largest training conference for advertising, marketing, digital, technology, public affairs, social media event marketing and traditional media leaders set for Sept. 26-Oct. 2. ...

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