On November 29th, representatives from Washington County joined over 600 manufacturing stakeholders to celebrate the 2018 Champions of Maryland Manufacturing . A special congratulations to both Hub Labels, Inc. and Ring Container Technologies, Inc. for being recognized at this event. Hub Labels, Inc. was recognized and awarded as a champion in the 2018 Community Engagement category. Ring Container Technologies, Inc. was recognized as Washington County’s newest manufacturer and received a plaque along with a one year complimentary membership to RMI. The Department of Business Development was nominated as a Regional Manufacturing Institute of Maryland's Champion of Manufacturing in the category of Growth & Productivity by Janice Riley from Hagerstown Community College.