Garrett County Government - Department of Business Development

Current News, Events, and Press Releases

Garrett County Job Fair Scheduled for October 27th
The job fair will be held from 1-6 p.m. in the Garrett County Fairgrounds' Ag Heritage Hall. Businesses seeking to fill positions within their organizations are invited to participate.
SBA Baltimore Schedules Virtual Q&A Sessions
Join the SBA Baltimore each day for a virtual 'office hour' to speak with SBA staff and learn how SBA's programs can help your business.
September is National Preparedness Month
National Preparedness Month is recognized each September to promote family, community, and business disaster planning now and throughout the year.
SBA's Office of Women's Business Ownership to Host 'Accessing Capital for Women Entrepreneurs'
This free event will be held September 14th. Discussions will include the unique challenges and areas of opportunity faced by women business owners seeking access to capital.
MEMA's Private Sector Integration Program
The PSIP provides valuable information to the private sector through the website and a (currently) bi-weekly newsletter packed with information and resources.
Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony Held for O.M.G. Relax
O.M.G. Relax offers a touchless, fully clothed massage experience in medical-grade massage chairs. O.M.G. Relax also features a gift shop stocked with all manner of calming wellness products.
Comptroller Franchot Extends Tax Relief to Businesses Statewide in Wake of Tornadoes, Flash Floods
The extended due dates for a variety of tax and motor fuel payments for businesses and emergency responders now applies statewide.
Project Restore Application Scheduled to Open on September 8, 2021 at 12:00 PM EST
Project Restore will provide two grant opportunities for businesses that plan on opening or expanding into previously vacant spaces: (1) Rental Assistance Grant; and (2) Business Operations Grant.
Leadership Garrett County Set to Begin September 23rd
Students have the opportunity to hear from local dignitaries, travel to and learn about local institutions, participate in lectures, and network with other emerging leaders in the class.
Local Entrepreneur to Teach Upcoming Marketing Course
The course will be offered over Zoom and will begin on September 14th from 9-11 a.m. Two additional sessions are scheduled for September 21 and 28.
The Remedy to Close Out the Little Yough Music Festival on September 3rd
The Remedy is a nine-piece ensemble of local musicians. Their music spans decades and genres which makes them appealing to all ages.
SBA Hosts EIDL Webinars
Join the Small Business Administration to discover how the SBA's COVID-19 relief EIDL can help your small business recover and rebuild. Learn about loan program details and how to apply.
SBA's Interagency Task Force to Host Virtual Public Meetings for Veteran Entrepreneurs on September 1st and 2nd
These briefings will provide information on a variety of topics, including SBA programs for Veteran small business owners, DoD's small business programs, access to capital, and more.
MSAC's 'The Future of Artist Employment in Maryland' Sessions
Make your voices heard! MSAC is sponsoring a series of five public dialogues in which artists are invited to share recommendations that will inform what MSAC offers as part of this initiative.
2021 Virtual Regional Arts Summit
Join the Maryland State Arts Council on Thursday, September 23rd, from 12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. to kick off the 2021 Virtual Regional Arts Summit!