Montgomery County Economic Development Corporation Names David Petr as its First President and CEO

Economic development veteran to take the helm on September 6th Rockville, MD – August 11, 2016 – The Board of Directors of the Montgomery County Economic Development Corporation (MCEDC) announces David Petr as the first president and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the new public/private venture. Petr joins MCEDC from the Central Florida Development Council, […]

Cyber-security, startups top Montgomery County priorities

MCEDC officially took over for both the Montgomery Business Development Corporation and the county’s Department of Economic Development on July 1st, and things are already starting to move along. Among the priorities for the county, Chairman Bob Buchanan announced that cyber-security and biotechnology are the top two priorities right now, as they are the two […]

Montgomery County Economic Development Corporation (MCEDC) Announces Outcomes and Key Initiatives from its First Annual Meeting

At the first annual meeting for MCEDC, the Executive Committee is re-elected, the newly appointed Interim Director is announced, and the FY2017 budget is set. Rockville, MD – July 6, 2016 – The Montgomery County Economic Development Corporation (MCEDC) held its first annual meeting on June 13, 2016, at which it re-elected their Executive Committee […]

Request for Proposal (RFP) for Marketing, Communications, and Website Services

The Montgomery County Economic Development Corporation (MCEDC) is seeking proposals from qualified firms to provide branding, marketing, communications and website services for the organization. Successful Offerors will demonstrate an ability to provide all of the following: branding, marketing, media support services, advertising in multiple forums including but not limited to digital, print, radio, and television. […]

Montgomery County Economic Development Corporation (MCEDC) Spotlights the ‘Reimagining Rock Spring’ Revitalization Project to Spur Larger County Growth

As the Rock Spring area in North Bethesda continues to undergo widespread growth, the Montgomery County Economic Development Corporation (MCEDC) continues to play a leading role in driving increased opportunity and accessibility to maximize its overall competitiveness and positioning as an attractive place to live and conduct business. The revitalization project, titled “Reimagining Rock Spring,” […]

Montgomery County Cities Top the 2016 Most Diverse Cities List

The Montgomery County Economic Development Corporation (MCEDC) is proud to announce that three Montgomery County cities ranked in the top five on the 2016 ‘Most Diverse Cities’ List compiled by Wallet Hub. Topping the national list at number one is Gaithersburg, closely followed by Silver Spring at number four and Germantown at number five. Also […]

Montgomery County Economic Development Corporation (MCEDC) Reports on Transition Plans and Milestones Achieved

MEDIA CONTACT: Sandra Schwartzman RMR & Associates 301-230-0045, ext. 100 sschwartzman@rmr.com Montgomery County Economic Development Corporation (MCEDC) Reports on Transition Plans and Milestones Achieved The new company designated to handle Montgomery County’s economic development releases progress to-date and upcoming objectives. Rockville, MD – May 3, 2016 – The Montgomery County Economic Development Corporation (MCEDC), a […]