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S.H.E. Pitch Semifinalists Announced

13 Businesses Reach Semifinals for Frederick County S.H.E. Pitch Competition Original Article from The Frederick News-Post In this 2021 file photo, the Growth Stage winner, Allison Jachowski of ODIN CrossFit,…

Two Women’s Business Centers Create a Collective Opportunity

Located in Union Station, one of busiest transportation hubs in Washington, D.C., ShopHER is a pop-up retail space and incubator for women-owned businesses. Heidi Sheppard, Project Director at Washington, DC’s Women’s…

MWBC Collaborates with GGCC for Pathways to Business Success Program

We’re collaborating with Gaithersburg-Germantown Chamber of Commerce (GGCC) on its new program—Pathways to Business Success—that supports women and minority entrepreneurs who are ready to take their businesses to the next…

Perfect Pitch

  Every year during the last week in August, the Frederick Chamber of Commerce sponsors S.H.E. Week, a week-long series of events to celebrate strength, heart and equality. For the…

A Great Partner: Frederick County’s Office of Economic Development (OED)

We’re working alongside Frederick County’s Office of Economic Development (OED), the catalyst for commercial growth in our area. Read about how we’re able to provide resources to entrepreneurs and the…

MoCo Business News Feature

Maryland Women’s Business Center was featured in Montgomery County Economic Development’s monthly newsletter highlighting Women’s History Month and the great work MWBC does with small businesses and entrepreneurs. Read more…

A Round of Applause!

We’re proud to announce our Managing Director Morgan Wortham was recognized as “…the finest that Montgomery County is fortunate to have in our community,” by Montgomery County Councilmember Navarro, for…