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Local women entrepreneurs talk about believing in themselves, getting paid last

The 'Risky Business-Woman Entrepreneurs' panel discussion at the WOW- Women of the World Festival Baltimore at Notre Dame University of Maryland. From left, Michele Tsucalas, owner and founder of Michele's Granola; Donna Stevenson, president and CEO, Early Morning Software Inc.; Zuly Gonzalez, CEO and co-founder, Light Point Security; Rosalind Holsey, owner and lead designer, Studio 7 The Salon LLC; and moderator Deborah Tillett, president and executive director, Emerging Technology Centers. (The Daily Record/ Maximilian Franz).

Local female entrepreneurs shared their experiences turning an idea into a profitable business, handling failures and staying positive during a panel discuss Friday during the Women of the World Festival at Notre Dame of Maryland University, an event dedicated to ...

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‘Take a chance on these people’

From left, Christopher Wilson, owner of Barclay Investment Corporation, seen here with Terrence Knox, owner of Knox Construction, LLC., at one of Terrence's construction sites at Edmondson Village Shopping Center in Northwest Baltimore. Christopher is an ex-convict turned entrepreneur who started his business to help other people with similar pasts get jobs through his affordable construction, cleaning and consulting service. Terrence is one of Christopher's former employees who he helped start his own business. (The Daily Record/Maximilian Franz).

Christopher Wilson is trying to put people to work, people a lot of employers don’t want to hire. He spends part of his time doing workforce development for the nonprofit Greater Homewood Community Development Corporation, helping others – many of ...

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Lawmakers close meeting on InvestMaryland bill

A Senate work group held a closed-door meeting Monday to pore over the details of legislation that would alter Maryland’s $84 million venture capital program.

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