Kelley Cox of Phillips Wharf Environmental Center accepts Community Impact Award at the 2019 Talbot County Business Appreciation Breakfast.

The Talbot County Economic Development Commission is now accepting nominations for its 2019-2020 Community Impact Awards.

Winners will be announced at the 12th Annual Talbot County Business Appreciation Breakfast to be held on Friday, April 24, 2020, at 8:30 a.m. at The Milestone Event Center in Easton. Nominations may be made for businesses, non-profit organizations, community projects or initiatives, and individuals.

The event is hosted by the Talbot County Department of Economic Development and Tourism in partnership with the Talbot County Economic Development Commission. The Community Impact Awards recognize outstanding businesses, organizations, and individuals that have made a significant impact in Talbot County.

“This is an event we look forward to every year,” says Talbot County Council President Corey Pack, “Our Talbot County businesses and citizens are doing great things that make a difference in our community. This is just a small way of saying thank you.”

“Each year, the Talbot County Economic Development Commission honors those businesses and individuals who have made a positive impact on the Talbot County economy,” he continues.  “I love learning about all of the fascinating businesses and phenomenal projects going on in Talbot County.”

Nominations must be submitted no later than Wednesday, February 1, 2020. For more information, please call Economic Development Coordinator Sam Shoge at 410-770-8058.

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About Talbot County Department of Economic Development and Tourism

The Office of Economic Development and the Office of Tourism were merged in 2016 by the Talbot County County Council to fully leverage the synergy and common interest of the two offices. The mission of the Department of Economic Development and Tourism is to enhance and promote a business-friendly environment for current and prospective enterprises and to advocate for policies that support and strengthen the economic vitality of Talbot County. The vision the department sees for Talbot County is simple: Strong Communities. Empowered Businesses. Innovative Solutions.

If you own or operate a business here in Talbot County, or want to start one, you are encouraged to contact the Department of  Economic Development and Tourism at 410-770-8058 or visit their office at 215 Bay Street, Suite 5, Easton, MD.