Strengthening the Emerging Workforce: A Career Technology Tour & Business Luncheon at Chesapeake College

We hope you will join us for a special kick-off event for Maryland Economic Development Week:  Strengthening the Emerging Workforce: A Career Technology Tour & Business Roundtable Luncheon at Chesapeake College on October 21, 2022 from 8:15 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Choose between a tour of Chesapeake College’s trades programs or healthcare career facilities; then participate in a business roundtable discussion that will offer the opportunity for educators and business leaders to exchange information on how to engage young adults in the current workforce landscape. Lunch will be provided.

Featured speakers include Jack Wilson, Queen Anne’s County Commissioner; Hazen Arnold, President of Hydrasearch Company, and Darius Johnson, Northeast Regional Director for ACE Mentor Program of America.

This event has been organized in partnership with Chesapeake College, Queen Anne’s County Public Schools, Queen Anne’s County Chamber of Commerce, and Upper Shore Regional Council.

The deadline to register for this event is Thursday, October 6, 2022. The event will be limited to the first 120 registrants.


Economic Development Week in Maryland is designed to promote awareness of economic development’s contribution to the State’s business climate, job retention and growth, the tax base, and overall quality of life in Maryland. For Economic Development Week 2022 (October 24-28), Queen Anne’s County Economic & Tourism Development will be educating, promoting, and recognizing the efforts of local partners who are making an impact on our economy through comprehensive workforce development strategies.



Categories: Economic Development