Start-Up Opportunity: Pitch Across Maryland 3.0

StartUp Maryland! Pitch Across Maryland 3.0 –  Get On the Bus™ Montgomery County Application Deadline: Monday, September 15, 2014 Are you an entrepreneur ready to pitch your company? Register for your chance to film a 3-minute video pitch that will … Continue reading

Project Update: The Wheaton High School Innovation Lab

The Innovation Lab at Wheaton High School started spinning its gears this summer (pun intended) with the start of two projects. The program pairs rising juniors and seniors at Wheaton High School with Dan Hoffman, Chief Innovation Officer of Montgomery … Continue reading

Montgomery County Unveils First Stages of Financial Transparency Suite

This press release went out this morning from our Office of Public Information: Montgomery County Executive Isiah Leggett today unveiled the first stage of a “financial transparency suite” — a new County website that is already being adopted as a … Continue reading

Project Update: Kitchen Incubator RFP hits the Streets!

I’m happy to announce that the County is moving forward with the first stage of our kitchen incubator project. We’re bringing in some additional expertise to assist us. The announcement below has all the details: For the past year, the … Continue reading

Project Update: New MakerSpace with FabLab Announced!

Since the early days of the Innovation Program we’ve been researching makerspaces (see this short article about one opening in DC). Makerspaces can take many forms and the Innovation Program felt it was important for ours to take the feel … Continue reading