The Prince George's County Economic Development (EDC) provides the right combination of incentives to attract new businesses, access to support services, access to gain capital to help businesses to grow, and information on procurement opportunities. The
(l. to r.; MTA Manager Michael D. Madden, Governor's Office of Minority Affairs Director of Communications Alison Tavik, PGCEDC President and CEO Jim Coleman, PGCEDC Business Development Director John Mason, MWAA Department of Contracts and Procurement Deputy Manager Kathy Ruhl, MDOT Special Investigations Manager Michael D. Smith, MWAA Office of Supply Chain Management Vice President Julia Hodge and MWAA Department of Supplier Diversity Manager Richard Gordon)
"The Purple Line is about to break ground, the Silver Line Extension is just around the corner, and now Reagan National is expanding its terminal," said John Mason, EDC Business Development Director.
John Mason, Business Attraction and Expansion Manager, cited that 80% of new jobs come from existing businesses.
e provided the Council an overview of the Economic Development Office website that was recently redesigned, noting that in FY12 there were 2,848 visitors; 9,533 page views and that the average time spent on the website was four minutes and 16 seconds.
e showed the interactive features of the website including links to social media (i.e. Facebook) and demonstrated the property search feature.
He encouraged the public to view the site, noting that in the near future testimonials from existing businesses will be uploaded.
(L. to R.: Faye Njaka, Senior Business Development Specialist at the Maryland Department of Commerce; David Lewis, Prince George's County Economic Development Corporation, EDC Business Development Director; Ebony Stocks, EDC Economic Development Incentive Fund Director; John Mason, EDC Business Development Director; Jim Coleman, EDC President and CEO; Britta Vander Linden, EDC Chief of Staff; Larry Hentz, EDC Business Development Director; Steve Pennington, Managing Director of Business and Industry Sector Development for the Maryland Department of Commerce)
To learn how to grow your revenue, activate your prosperity and become supernaturally wealthy, contact John Mason, EDC Business Development Director at (301) 583-4646 or email@example.com.