Howard County Purchasing
The Office of Purchasing maintains approximately 660 annual contracts for the good and services that allow departments to serve the citizens of Howard County.
Maryland Military Installation Council
The Maryland Military Installation Council identifies the public infrastructure, potential impact on local communities, and support needed for State military installation development and expansion. The Council reviews State policies to support military installations and maximize economic benefits to local communities.
eMaryland Marketplace (eMM), the State of Maryland's internet-based procurement system, is a business tool that provides an efficient means to improve vendor's access to State procurement information.
Office of Minority Business Enterprise
As Maryland's Official Certification agency, this is your online resource for information regarding certification as a Minority Business Enterprise (MBE), Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE), and/or Airport Concessions Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (ACDBE).
Maryland Procurement Technical Assistance Center
The PTAC's mission is to maximize the number of capable U.S. companies participating in the government marketplace by:
- Providing businesses with an understanding of the requirements of government contracting and the market know-how they need to obtain and successfully perform federal, state, and local government contracts.
- Supporting government agencies in reaching and working with the suppliers they need.
FEDBIZOPPS - Federal Business Opportunities
Business Resource Guide for Federal Contracting
The core concept of the BBI is to observe and document the defense contracting environment of the Fort Meade region so that the conditions that define it are more transparent to the small and minority businesses that must function within it.
Maryland Marketing Meeting
Your source for large and small business to government networking in Maryland. The MMM is a networking luncheon that takes place the third Wednesday of the month
AFCEA Central Maryland
AFCEA Central Maryland Chapter (AFCEA-CMD) is a non-profit membership association dedicated to providing an ethical, interactive forum for sharing knowledge and building relationships across government, military, industry and academia.
Ft. Meade Alliance
Since its inception in 2003, the Fort Meade Alliance's focus has been to support Fort George G. Meade, its service personnel and their families, the installation's 95+ government agencies and organizations and the overall Fort Meade regional community.
Howard Tech Council
The Howard Tech Council (HTC) stimulates and ignites innovation within Howard County's vibrant technology community by providing a platform for engagement, collaboration and education.
Technology Council of Maryland
500 members promote the growth and quality of the technology and life sciences communities in Maryland and the region by providing outstanding education, advocacy and business networking opportunities. The Council's MdBio division serves the Maryland biotechnology community, helping the region's life sciences organizations to grow.
Maryland Technology Development Corporation
(410) 740-9442 | (800) 305-5556
Brings innovations from Universities and federal labs to Maryland's economy by facilitating technology transfer to the private sector. The organization also gives emerging technology companies and university researchers vital seed funding and specialized technical assistance.
Greater Baltimore Technology Council
Building and growing the region's tech community, GBTC asks tech companies what they need to grow and provides it through innovative programs and forums. A nonprofit organization, the Council receives grants from the Abell Foundation and Maryland Department of Business and Economic Development.