From the Harford County Office of Economic Development:
Klein’s ShopRite Expansion
Shopping center leasing, development, and management company JBG Rosenfeld Retail (JBGR), owner of the Festival at Bel Air, finalized a deal with Klein’s ShopRite for an additional 10,000 sqare feet, boosting the store’s footprint to nearly 63,000 square feet. The grocer is expanding into two storefronts formerly occupied by Famous Footwear and the Bombay Company, with completion expected by summer. http://www.shoprite.com
NextGen Federal Systems Ribbon Cutting at HBIC
NextGen Federal Systems opened their field office at the Harford Business Innovation Center (HBIC) in Belcamp on March 31st. A minority-owned small business, NextGen provides innovative, quality Information Technology sytems/solutions. http://www.nextgenfed.com
Maryland SBA Awards to honor Comer Construction
Linda Sue Comer and Comer Construction, Inc. of Forest Hill will be honored as the 2011 Maryland Family-Owned Small Business of the Year at the annual Maryland Small Business Awards Breakfast on Friday, May 20, 2011 from 7:00 to 9:30 a.m. at Martin’s West. For information or to purchase tickets, visit http://www.mdsbaawards.org
Harford Awards 2011 – Nomination Deadline May 6, 2011
The prestigious Harford Awards honors companies and organizations which exemplify a strong committment to the Harford County business community. Award categories include Industrial, Non-Profit, Retail, Service and R&D/Technology. Nomination forms are available at http://www.harfordchamber.com and are due by May 6, 2011. The awards are presented at the annual dinner scheduled for September 21, 2011 at the Richlin Ballroom.
Harvest Fare Grocery opened in the newly remodeled former Acme space in Fallston on April 6th. The space features a mural painted by Fallston High School students.
Restaurant Week 2011 will be held June 9-15, 2011. Interested restaurants should contact Wini Roche at 410-638-3327 or email@example.com.
Kohls is accepting applications for early positions at their new distribution center in Abingdon. http://www.kohlscareers.com
Wegmans is accepting applications at the Wegmans Food Markets Bel Air Employment Office at 2941 Emmorton Road, Abingdon or at http://www.wegmans.com/careers.
Save the Dates
April 15th, 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Engineering Open House/Mini Job Fair
R4 Incorporated, 2204 Lakeside Blvd., Ste. A, Edgewood
RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org
May 5th, 2:00-6:00 p.m.
Cecil County Job Fair
Singerly Fire Company Banquet Hall, 300 Elkton Newark Road, Elkton
Business registration now open
410-939-4240 or http://www.swnetwork.org
June 14th, 7:30-9:30 a.m.
Economic Outlook Conference
Hosted by Harford County Office of Economic Development and Harford County Chamber of Commerce
Maryland Golf & Country Clubs
Note: Full details will be announced shortly
June 22 & 23, 2011
APG Showcase – Transforming the Army Together
Harford Community College Amoss Center