SOURCE: Tech Council of Maryland

Tech Council of Maryland

March 30, 2011 09:13 ET

Tech Council of Maryland Honors Winners of the 9th Annual Frederick County Technology Awards

ROCKVILLE, MD--(Marketwire - March 30, 2011) - The Tech Council of Maryland (TCM) honored the winners of its 9th Annual Frederick County Technology Awards during a reception March 29th at Holly Hills Country Club, Ijamsville, Maryland. The Reception was attended by over 120 local executives and business leaders. Each year, TCM honors those companies in Frederick County that exemplify excellence in the technology community.

"Frederick County is one of Maryland's fastest growing counties," said Renée Winsky, TCM's CEO. "This awards program honors and recognizes these companies and executives that have contributed to this growing and thriving technology community."

Each Award was presented to the company or executive who, during the past year, exhibited leadership, growth and strong ties to the community in the following categories: Small Business of the Year, Firm of the Year, Executive of the Year, CEO of the Year, Service Provider of the Year and STEM Educator of the Year.

The award winners are:

Firm of the Year: Data Management Services, Inc.

Executive of the Year: Dr. Uplaksh Kumar, Manufacturing Leader, Life Technologies Corporation

CEO of the Year: Larry Arthur, CEO, SAIC-Frederick

Small Business of the Year: RURO, Inc.

Service Provider of the Year: e-End

Frederick County STEM Educator of the Year: Sheila Buscemi, Valley Elementary School

Thank you to the Sponsors who made the event possible.

Platinum Sponsor - Comcast

Host Sponsor: Frederick County Office of Economic Development

Gold Sponsor: MedImmune

Bronze Sponsor: City of Frederick Department of Economic Development

Media Sponsor: 270inc Business Magazine

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

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