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Funding from Angels, The Feds & More: A Business Assistance Forum

An exclusive Mountain Maryland Tech Network Event! Join us to learn more about how to support & fund your small business through panel discussions & networking in Downtown Hagerstown. Hear from Federal labs, State and Regional funding authorities, and Angel Investors active in the tech industry. Paid registration is REQUIRED for this event via Eventbrite. Continental breakfast and lunch is included in the registration fee.

Attire: Business casual.

Participating partners include: NIH, NIST, USDA, NASA, NSA, Mid Atlantic Angels, Mountain MD Angels, Department of Commerce, DHCD, TEDCO, MIPS, NCIF, ARC & SBA.

Sponsors for this event include: Miles & Stockbridge, Bridge of Life Conference Center, and Tri County Council for Western Maryland.

Tickets $25 each. Click here to register. 



Coffee & Content

Engaging with buyers and customers is more different now than it has ever been due to the multitudes of ways to communicate today. Enhancing your brand by engaging in customer-centric Content Marketing is the new way to spread your organization's message. During our round table coffee session, we will discuss:

  • Content Marketing Defined
    • What is all the buzz around content marketing
    • What are the benefits
  • Strategic Marketing
    • Four P's to four C's of marketing
    • Inbound marketing
    • Why have a strategy?
  • Customer Focused Content Creation 
    • Be where your customer are
    • Modern marketing distribution opportunities
  • Driving Profitable Customer Action
    • The buyer's journey
    • Content for each buyer stage
  • Resources

Presenter:          Karen Tremblay
                            ContentAbility, LLC

When:                 Tuesday, May 16, 2017
                            10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Where:                Technical Innovation Center at Hagerstown Community College
                             Conference Room 323
                             20140 Scholar Dr 
                             Hagerstown, MD   21742

There is no cost to attend, but please register at

Spring Entrepreneur Extravaganza 2017

Celebrate Entrepreneurship on June 8th at HCC! Be motivated by Rick Rando, Owner/President of Kick Masters Karate, LLC, one of the largest, open-space martial arts schools in the country. Learn from national experts on expanding your business locally, nationally and internationally, and find out why your sales pipeline is your secret key to success.

Full breakfast served starting at 7:30 AM!

7:30 – 8:30 AM – Registration desk opens. Full Breakfast. Networking.
8:30 – 9:15 AM – Level Up. Taking your business up a notch (growing and expanding your company)
9:15 – 10:00 AM – Fireside Chat with Rick Rando
10:00 – 10:45 AM – What’s in Your Wallet? – Discussion on Sales Pipeline from lead generation to closing deal
10:45 – 11:45 AM – Pitch It! Pitch your business in 3 minutes or less. 3-min pitch. 10 mins of feedback from rest of audience.
11:45 – Noon – Wrap-up

Lock in your seat today. $75 each Click here to register.