Support Entrepreneurship in Carroll County Public Schools!
Tickets are on sale now for the first annual CCPS Biz Challenge!
53 students entered the first annual CCPS Biz Challenge hosted by the Carroll County Chamber of Commerce in partnership with Carroll County Public Schools and Hometown Startups. You can see all of the applicants here.
10 of these outstanding students will take the stage on Friday, May 2nd from 6-9pm, at Winters Mill High School, to pitch their startup business idea in front of a live audience and panel of judges.
- Sarah Jacobs and Emma Rogers from Century High with “SPAtaneous”
- Dustin Bowers from Francis Scott Key High with “BCD Lawn Care”
- Emma Girod from Liberty High with “Girod’s Barbeque”
- Brittanee Ramos from Manchester Valley High with “Made by You”
- Dylan Schreibman from North Carroll High with “Get Fit”
- Grace Gibbons from South Carroll High with “Gracie’s Rewind Drive-In”
- Josh Klepp-Egge and Bradley Cook from Winters Mill High with “JNB Lawn Care”
- Maria Gorshkova from Westminster High with “Salt Diamond”
- Jake Halstead of Century High with “Jake’s At Home Auto Care” (CCCTC Pick)
- Brooke Knorr of Century High with “Baker’s Playroom” (Advisory Board Pick)
One student/team will walk away with a $5,000 scholarship! We hope to see you there cheering on Carroll County’s next generation of entrepreneurs!
Take your career or business to the next level!
The Carroll County Chamber of Commerce and South Carroll Business Association have partnered with one of our newest members, The Journey Church Community, to host a live simulcast of the 2014 Leadercast on Friday, May 9th, from 8AM – 4:30PM at, The Freedom Optimist Hall, in Eldersburg, MD.
Leadercast is a one-day leadership event broadcast LIVE from Atlanta, GA to hundreds of locations around the world. Join other leaders on May 09, 2014 at The Journey Church Community in Eldersburg, Maryland and learn to become a leader worth following.
Business and civic leaders can access the knowledge and experience of world renowned leaders by attending this premiere event. Speakers for this year’s event include: Andy Stanley, Laura Bush, Dr. Henry Cloud, Archbishop Desmond Tutu, Malcolm Gladwell, Randle Wallace and Laura Schoff.
Tickets are $79 per person. You can purchase tickets here.
New Seats Open For Cuba Trip
New seats are now open for our upcoming trip to Cuba in May. Click here to download the brochure. For more information or to sign up, email Mike McMullin at email@example.com or call his cell 410-977-3111.
The Licensee of this People-to-People Travel Program is IDS Cultural Programs.
Annual Golf Tournament
You better hit the driving range! We invite you to join us for our Annual Golf Tournament on Friday, July 11th at The Links at Challedon! There will be a shotgun start at 8:30AM with registration and a continental breakfast starting at 7:30AM. Sponsorship opportunities are available. Learn More.
25th Annual Outstanding Teacher Awards
Carroll County Chamber of Commerce 2014 Outstanding Teacher Award Winners
Melissa A. Madison, Northwest Middle School
Tina L. Thomen, Manchester Valley High School
Ashley E. Lillard, Charles Carroll Elementary
Teresa A. Adkins, South Carroll High School
Jeffrey N. Sharp, Century High School
Gayle J. Sands, Gateway School/Crossroads Middle School
Nicole D. Heinlein, Carrolltowne Elementary
Jennifer L. Wennell, Manchester Valley High School