AURP Announces New CEO and Launches ‘AURP HQ2’ in Washington, DC Area

AURP Announces New CEO and Launches ‘AURP HQ2’ in Washington, DC Area

Tucson, AZ, and College Park, MD, Feb. 7, 2019 – The Association of University Research Parks (AURP), a professional association of university-related research and science parks, announced the appointment of Brian Darmody, Associate Vice President of Corporate Engagement at the University of Maryland (UMD), as its new Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Additionally, the association has opened a new office at the UMD Discovery District in the Washington, DC area, to be known as ‘AURP HQ2.’ Mr. Darmody will immediately assume his new role as CEO at the new location. He will continue his role at UMD and plans to transition out of UMD over time. ...  Read more

PitchMasters™ hosts four emerging startups at January event; expands to Baltimore and New York

PitchMasters™ hosts four emerging startups at January event; expands to Baltimore and New York

POTOMAC, Md. (Feb. 5, 2019) PitchMasters™, a workshop-style event for entrepreneurs preparing for their first institutional capital raise, held its 2019 Kick Off and Alumni Event on Jan. 30, 2019. Four emerging startup companies, SkipiitUpliftTrove Therapeutics and VERALOX Therapeutics, practiced their pitching skills and gained insights from experienced entrepreneurs, investors, industry influencers and fellow PitchMasters™ alumni. ...  Read more

Offit Kurman Names New Practice Group Leaders and Practice Group Directors for 2019

Offit Kurman Names New Practice Group Leaders and Practice Group Directors for 2019

Maple Lawn, MD | January 31, 2019 Offit Kurman is pleased to announce the appointment of several new Practice Group Leaders and Practice Group Directors. The changes in leadership and management result from Offit Kurman’s recent expansions and prepare the firm for continued growth in 2019 [Read Here]. ...  Read more

Advance Business Systems Chosen as a Top 20 Most Promising IT Services Company of the Year by CIOReview Magazine

Advance Business Systems Chosen as a Top 20 Most Promising IT Services Company of the Year by CIOReview Magazine

Advance Business Systems has been named a top 20 most promising IT services company by CIOReview Magazine. The November Edition of CIOReview magazine features the top 20 most promising IT Services companies that are leading the way in providing IT solutions for 2018. Advance’s proactive and comprehensive IT program matched with a unique approach to service delivery that assures clients they have a business partner instead of an IT provider has ranked them among this elite list of organizations.
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Unleashed Technologies Continues Growth and Adds 13 New Team Members In 2018

Unleashed Technologies Continues Growth and Adds 13 New Team Members In 2018

Vision Technologies Makes Giving a Reality for TAPS

Vision Technologies Makes Giving a Reality for TAPS

GLEN BURNIE, MD, November 28, 2018 – Vision Technologies, Inc. (Vision), a leading systems integrator, recognizes the importance of giving back to the community. Each year, Vision selects a charity to support and makes an impact through various fundraisers. The Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors (TAPS) was at the top of Vision’s list for its Making Giving a Reality campaign in 2018, with Vision and its teammates donating over $70,000! ...  Read more

Fina Biosolutions and PATH Contract for Manufacturing Development and Scale-up of EcoCRM

Fina Biosolutions and PATH Contract for Manufacturing Development and Scale-up of EcoCRM

Fina Biosolutions LLC announced today it has reached agreement with PATH, a global organization focused on solving some of the world’s most pressing health challenges, under which PATH will provide funding and technical support for the clinical manufacture of FinaBio’s CRM197, known commercially as EcoCRM®. As consideration for this support, FinaBio has licensed PATH its CRM197, a key component in conjugate vaccines. Under the license, PATH receives non-exclusive rights to EcoCRM® for infectious disease vaccines sold to, or for supply to, low-income countries. ...  Read more