Garrett County Government - Department of Business Development

September 2021

American Job Centers Offering Free Online Workshops for Job Seekers
Registration is required in advance. Participants have several options to log in via computer, with or without a camera/microphone, as well as tune in via smartphone.
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.