October 15, 2013

162 Israeli start-ups raised $660 million from local and foreign investors in the third quarter of 2013, the highest quarterly amount since 2000, IVC announced today. Investment was up 34% from the $493 million raised in the preceding quarter and $35% from the $488 million raised in the corresponding quarter of 2012.

July 16, 2013

“We’re always looking for innovative partners,” said Ed Jaehne, chief strategy officer for KeyW Corporation.It’s for that reason that Jaehne — and about 100 other local entrepreneurs and investors — showed up on May 29 to the Maryland/Israel Development Center’s Cyber Security Forum.

May 10, 2013

Offit Kurman, one of the Mid-Atlantic Region’s leading full service law firms, has joined the Maryland/Israel Development Center as a Preferred Provider. The Maryland based firm offers a broad array of services to employers of all sizes, whether for profit, non profit or government entities.  Its concentrations include government contracts, intellectual property, international practice, mergers and acquisitions, labor and employment, commercial litigation, construction, real estate, health care, estate planning and asset preservation,

April 3, 2013

KatzAbosch, one of the Mid-Atlantic Region’s leading certified public accounting and consulting firms, has joined the Maryland/Israel Development Center as a Preferred Provider.

April 3, 2013

OptiCul Diagnostics ( is an In Vitro diagnostics device company targeting easy and low cost clinical laboratory bacteria detection without the use of reagents.

April 3, 2013

Day in, day out, lives are being saved around the world by first responders using NowForce.

April 3, 2013

Pango Mobile Parking is the first seamless Pay by Phone parking system. Since 2007, it has been implemented successfully in 48 cities throughout Europe and Israel, managing 1.3 million parking sessions per month with more than 700,000 satisfied users.

April 3, 2013

MIDC has recently been working with three young Israeli companies Hybrid Security, Robo-Team and Askimo

March 23, 2013

Through the MOVE program, businesses receive financial assistance to reduce rent costs for their first year. The assistance available is $4 per square foot for a company’s first lease of Class A or Class B office space in Montgomery County 1. The applicant must operate primarily in the information-technology, life science, cyber-security or green technology industries, as evidenced by objective documentation (i.e. business plan, business proposal, client list, etc.). 2.

January 14, 2013

For the fifth year in a row, "Education Week" has named Maryland's public schools first in the country.

"Maryland has made it to the top of this list because of the students, parents, teachers, principals, administrators, advocates and elected officials.