Creating an Online Presence & Locally Marketing Your Business

Posted on June 29, 2011 by Sandy Sponaugle and filed under Blog.

Local consumers and frequent shoppers are the foundation of all thriving businesses. Often times, they are the ones who bring you the most business, promote your brand and can be your best advertisers. This is one aspect of “inbound marketing” which allows individuals to easily find your business and access basic information online by using …

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The Power of Partnership

Posted on June 22, 2011 by Sandy Sponaugle and filed under Blog.

In the world of business, competition is everywhere. Numerous companies try to reach and be chosen by the same customer base. However, instead of spending copious amounts of time, money and effort attempting to beat the competition, there are some businesses that take another approach. These businesses form strategic partnerships with other companies. A strategic …

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MEDA Announces 2011 Economic Development Award Winners

Posted on June 15, 2011 by Sandy Sponaugle and filed under Blog, News.

Cambridge, Maryland: The Maryland Economic Development Association (MEDA) is pleased to announce the recipients of their 2011 MEDA Awards: The Hagerstown-Washington County Economic Development Commission received the Economic Development Program Award.  The Commission secured $19.45 million in Federal Recovery Zone Facility Bonds and disbursed funds to Rider Jet Center, the Bergman Eye Center, and Capital …

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Grand Opening Date Set for Clemson Corner Shopping Center

Posted on June 15, 2011 by Sandy Sponaugle and filed under Blog, News.

Frederick, MD: Twenty new retailers are joining Wegmans, Lowe’s and Marshalls at the Clemson Corner shopping center. On June 25th from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., the public is invited to visit the anchors, specialty stores and restaurants and take advantage of special promotions and family-friendly activities scheduled for the Clemson Corner Grand Opening celebration. …

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First annual Easels in Frederick to be held in June

Posted on June 14, 2011 by Sandy Sponaugle and filed under Blog, News.

Frederick, Maryland: The Delaplaine Visual Arts Education Center will be hosting its first annual “Easels in Frederick”, a “plein air” painting festival and competition, on June 22—26, 2011. The event will take place in historic downtown Frederick, Maryland. Over 30 juried artists will take to the streets over the four day period and create plein …

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