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REDI 20th Celebration Rocks 
If you missed it, you missed it.  REDI celebrated its 20th year of helping Rockville City businesses with a luncheon last month at Lakewood Country Club. 

Supported by our sponsors: Westat, BF Saul, Montgomery College, Rockville Chamber of Commerce, JLL and Snyder Cohn , over 125 attendees enjoyed networking , reminiscing
and  presentations from REDI's Executive Director, Laurie Boyer and Board Chair, Paul Newman, as well as from our partners at the City of Rockville and Maryland Department of Commerce.

We also premiered our 20th Anniversary Video.

REDI thanks all who attended, sponsored and gave of their time and effort to help with this celebration.
Check out who was there on our website photo gallery.

To view the  REDI Anniversary video, check out our Clip O' the Month below.
REDI Celebrates 20 Years Working for Rockville Businesses!
REDI Celebrates 20 Years Working for Rockville Businesses!

StartRight! Starts Right!

The Maryland Women's Business Center's StartRight! Women's Business Plan Competition is in full swing.
With 25 full business plans being reviewed by  20 judges, the semi-finalists will be announced in mid-July, and the finalists announced in early August.
The grand prize winner of $5,000 will be announced at the Power Conference on September 7 at the Bethesda North Marriott Conference Center.

For more information about StartRight! and the MWBC, click here.
For more information about the Power Conference, click here.
DOC  Rolls Out Training Grant
The Maryland Department  of Commerce has re-introduced the Partnership for Workforce Quality (PWQ) Training Reimbursement Program.

Rolling out this month, PWQ will provide matching training grants and support services targeted to improve the competitive position of small and mid-sized manufacturing and technology companies. 

Grants will be used to increase the skills of existing workers for new technologies and production processes, improve employee productivity and increase employment stability.
Click here for more information and requirements.
ICYMI... In Case You Missed It
EMMES Ranked High in WP List
 Emmes Corporation  was selected as one of the Best Places to Work in the greater Washington area according to a poll by the Washington Post.

REDI/MWBC  and City Offices 

Rockville Town Square Presents:
Friday Night Live

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MWBC Presents:

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MWBC Presents:
Govt. Procurement
 Series Begins

dealmaker jobs


Weschler's Purchases 49,000 SF Building for Move from DC
Congratulations to  Laine Shakerdge  of  White Stone Property Group and Alex Green of  J Street Companies  for representing the tenant, Weschler's Auctioneers & Appraisals, and to 
Niel Beggy and Brian McCarthy  of  Avison Young  for representing the landlord, Brookfield Property Partners.

Weschler's previously operated out of  downtown DC since its founding in 1890, but the density and traffic necessitated a move that offered easier vehicular access for customers and trucks. 

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