Congratulations to Roundtable and Alliance President/CEO M.H. Jim Estepp on Receiving the Air Force’s Distinguished Public Service Award

February 23, 2016

Story by James R. Estepp, Photography credit, Business Roundtable. Congratulations are in order, as Business Roundtable and Andrews Business & Community Alliance President/CEO M.H. Jim Estepp received the Air Force’s Distinguished Public Service Award last night. Mr. Estepp received the award, indicating his exemplary service to both the Air Force, and to Air Force Chief […]

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The Business Roundtable Entertains Washington Capitals GM Brian MacLellan and County Executive Rushern Baker at our Annual Meeting

January 17, 2016

Story by James R. Estepp, Photography credit, Business Roundtable. The Roundtable’s Annual Meeting, held Monday, January 11th, featured a very special guest, Washington Capitals Senior Vice President and General Manager Brian MacLellan. Mr. MacLellan has a career full of highlights, including winning the Stanley Cup with the Calgary Flames in 1989, and getting his Masters […]

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County Schools CEO Dr. Kevin Maxwell Reaches High to Achieve the Promise of Prince George’s County

December 11, 2015

December 10, 2015- Story by James R. Estepp On a night where it felt as if anything were truly possible, County Schools CEO Dr. Kevin Maxwell made one thing very clear: there is nothing the children of Prince George’s County cannot accomplish if we invest in their future. Dr. Maxwell’s State of the School System […]

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Statement from Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III “Response to Budget Compromise Proposal”

May 20, 2015

5/19/2015 7:00:00 PM Upper Marlboro, MD – Today, Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III released the following statement following news that the Prince George’s County Chamber of Commerce offered a compromise to the Prince George’s County FY2016 Budget proposal. “This is a critical time in Prince George’s County for our children and our […]

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Prince George’s County Honored by the Maryland Economic Development Association (MEDA) for Economic Development Successes

May 1, 2015

By Scott L. Peterson, re-printed from his Press Release Prince George’s County’s $50 million Economic Development Incentive (EDI) Fund recognized for attracting and retaining Maryland businesses, County Executive Baker’s Senior Economic Development Advisor, David Iannucci, inducted into Maryland Economic Development Hall of Fame Cambridge, MD – Monday evening at the Maryland Economic Development Association (MEDA) […]

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Dave & Busters is Coming to Prince George’s County and Ritchie Station Marketplace

April 17, 2015

Photograph and Story by James R. Estepp, Business Roundtable. Dave & Busters, an entertainment/restaurant leader across the U.S. (And a location in Toronto, Ontario), is coming to Prince George’s County. Where most restaurants build up around 6,500 square-feet, Dave & Busters, located at the Ritchie Station Marketplace, will house 250 employees within it’s 40,000 square-feet […]

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Exelon, Pepco sign deal with D.C.-area counties to boost merger (Re-printed from the Washington Business Journal)

March 18, 2015

By Rick Seltzer, Washington Business Journal, published March 18, 2015 Washington Business Journal Exelon Corp. and Pepco Holdings Inc. announced a settlement agreement with two Washington, D.C.-area counties and several interest groups Tuesday, making a major move as the energy giants continue to push for Maryland regulators to approve their $6.8 billion acquisition deal. Chicago-based […]

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A bold plan in Prince George’s (Re-printed from the Washington Post)

March 17, 2015

By Editorial Board, Washington Post, published March 15, 2015 Washington Post THE LAST time a leader in Prince George’s County, Maryland’s second-biggest locality, tried to rescind a property tax cap, in force since the 1970s, voters rejected the move overwhelmingly. Now, 19 years later, another leader, County Executive Rushern L. Baker III (D), is trying […]

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Cardin Discusses Progressive Tax Reform and Green Business with Business Leaders in Prince George’s County (Re-printed from Senator Cardin’s website)

March 16, 2015

By Staff, Senator Cardin’s office, United States Senator Benjamin L. Cardin , published March 13, 2015 United States Senator Benjamin L. Cardin PRINCE GEORGE’S COUNTY, Md. — U.S. Senator Ben Cardin (D-Md.), a member of the Senate Finance Committee and Ranking Member of the Senate Small Business and Entrepreneurship Committee, today participated in events in […]

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Gov. Hogan, this is what business friendly looks like in Md. (Re-printed from the Baltimore Sun)

February 24, 2015

By Rushern L. Baker, III, Baltimore Sun, published February 12, 2015 Baltimore Sun Last week, Gov. Larry Hogan delivered his first State of the State Address. He painted a very grim picture of the relationship between the State of Maryland and the business community. Four years ago, I took over as the county executive of […]

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