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Kudchadkar joins MCIE

Raj Kudchadkar, former CEO of the Central Maryland Chamber, will be joining the Elkridge-based Maryland Coalition for Inclusive Education (MCIE) as its director on Nov. 15. On its website, the MCIE describes itself as “a nonprofit organization dedicated to advancing the success of all children and youth in their school communities. Our mission is to […]

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Q&A with Mike Binko- Meet the founder of Startup Maryland

It’s been almost five years since The Business Monthly conducted a Q&A with Startup Maryland CEO Mike Binko. Since, there have been numerous developments locally, regionally and nationally for entrepreneurship. Binko calls it “a solid ride” for Startup Maryland, which was founded under the auspices of Startup America. The national organization was forged by Steve Case, […]

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Hospital receives $500K donation

Howard County General Hospital (HCGH) received a $500,000 donation from Ellicott City-residents Cyndi and Ron Gula to support the hospital’s campus construction project. Cyndi and Ron Gula are co-founders of Columbia-headquartered cybersecurity company Tenable and now run Gula Tech Adventures, an investment firm focused on helping early stage cybersecurity companies. Cyndi Gula first became acquainted […]

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Kalyanaraman confirmed as Arundel health officer

In a unanimous vote, the Anne Arundel County Council confirmed County Executive Steuart Pittman’s nomination of Dr. Nilesh Kalyanaraman as the county health officer. Passage of the resolution gives Maryland Governor Larry Hogan the authority to appoint Kalyanaraman as Anne Arundel County Health Officer. Prior to his nomination, Kalyanaraman was the chief health officer for […]

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Howard Names New Rec and Parks Director

Howard County Executive Calvin Ball announced Raul Delerme will serve as the new Howard County Recreation & Parks director, taking over for John Byrd. Delerme has been with Recreation & Parks since 1990, most recently serving as bureau chief of capital projects, park planning and construction. He has served as acting department director since June […]