SOURCE: Tech Council of Maryland

Tech Council of Maryland

February 16, 2011 11:51 ET

MEDIA ALERT: Tech Council of Maryland's CEO, Renee Winsky, to Testify Today in Support of "Invest Maryland" Program for Emerging Maryland Businesses

ROCKVILLE, MD--(Marketwire - February 16, 2011) -

WHO: The Tech Council of Maryland (TCM)

WHAT:  Maryland General Assembly's Senate Budget and Taxation Committee and the House Ways and Means Committee hearing on bills SB 180 and HB 173 to create Invest Maryland -- tax credit program slated to generate $100 million in investment funding for emerging Maryland businesses.

WHERE: SB 180
Senate Budget and Taxation Committee
3 West Miller Senate Office Building
Annapolis, MD 21401

HB 173
House Ways and Means Committee
House Office Building
Annapolis, MD 21401

WHEN: February 16, 2011
1:00 p.m.

WHY: The Invest Maryland legislation aligns with two of TCM's top policy priorities -- the creation of a new program that provides capital to innovative companies and increasing funding for valuable economic development incentives. TCM's official statement in support of the Invest Maryland program can be viewed here.

ABOUT THE TECH COUNCIL OF MARYLAND
The Tech Council of Maryland (TCM) is the largest technology trade group serving the advanced technology and biotechnology communities of Maryland. TCM's mission is to advocate for the interests of the technology community, further the role of technology in the Maryland economy, and nurture an environment where technology companies can collaborate, grow and succeed. For more information, visit www.techcouncilmd.com.

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