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Run Moore Wins the $5,000 Grand Prize at the 3rd Annual Carroll Biz Challenge!

As Chamber President Mike McMullin shared at the start of the event, entrepreneurs are like alien cowboy fair princesses; they are the out-of-this world, pioneering, and magical individuals who are working hard to build the next generation of local businesses. Congratulations to all the applicants, finalists, and prize winners – you are proof that the […]

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2014 Small Business Awards Show Recap

Thank you to our sponsors.   Meet the Chamber’s 2014 Award Winners Small Business of the Year with 1-10 Employees Anne Marie Rose Jewelry Designs, LLC Dean Robert Camlin & Associates, Inc. Travel & Tours Unlimited Sonata Venture Solutions, LLC VoxPop Communications Small Business of the Year with 11-50 Employees Elite Tents and Events WellAdvantage […]


Chamber Chat: Festival of the Trees Begins at Town Mall

Listen in to the most recent Chamber Chat, as I interview my guest, Brenda Meadows, Executive Director of Shepherd’s Staff. Shepherd Staff is a non-profit Chamber member and they do great work in Carroll County. This is the time of year when their Festival of Trees is unveiled at the Town Mall in Westminster. This […]

Chamber Chat: Veterans Day with Commissioner Doug Howard

  My guest on Chamber Chat this week was Commissioner Doug Howard and we spoke of the various cutting edge services Carroll County provides to veterans. We also reviewed four excellent informative sessions being offered this week by the Carroll Business Path and America’s Small Business Development Center. If there’s a veteran in your life, […]


Meet the 2014 Carroll Biz Challenge Finalists!

Which startup will walk away with the $5,000 Grand Prize? The 2014 Carroll Biz Challenge finalists have been chosen! For the first time in Biz Challenge history, there will be 7 finalists pitching their startups LIVE at Cre-a-tv Studios during the November 20th finale.  With a record breaking 27 applications this year, the 2014 Carroll Biz […]

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Now Accepting Nominations for the 2015 Outstanding Teacher Awards

Celebrate Carroll County’s Outstanding Teachers! The Carroll County Chamber of Commerce and the Carroll County Public School System are seeking nominations for the annual Outstanding Teacher Awards. The deadline for nominations is December 31, 2014. The Outstanding Teacher Awards recognize the men and women of the Carroll County Public School System who represent excellence in […]

Chamber Chat: Goodwill is More than Donation Bins

Listen in as Mike talks with Leigh Adams, Director of Marketing and Business Development for Goodwill Industries of Monocacy Valley. Goodwill is more than just donation bins, as you’ll find out. Goodwill provides a key service to the local Carroll County community… About Chamber Chat Chamber Chat is a bi-weekly radio program that airs on Sunday […]


Here’s to 90 More Years!

Thank you to all who helped us celebrate our 90th anniversary on Friday, October 3rd! We’ve been building relationships in Carroll County for 90 years and, if Friday’s Roaring Twenties event is any indication, we’re just hitting our stride! From the filet mignon and crab cakes provided by Martin’s Westminster, to the wonderful 1920s style music […]


Spend St. Patty’s Day in Dublin in an Irish Castle!

Take a trip to Ireland on March 11th-18th! The chamber is pleased to offer you this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to not only spend St. Patrick’s Day in Ireland, but spend it in Ireland in a castle! This 8 day trip is offered to you for a low price of $2,599 for double occupancy or $2,849 for […]

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