Hiring and Managing Employees

Adding employees is often the only way a company can grow beyond the scope of its owner. Bringing together a team for your business can be challenging. These resources can help:

Attracting and retaining good employees is key to business success.

The following Resource Partners provide guidance on issues related to hiring employees:

Baltimore County Small Business Resource Center

The SBRC is a free service to help you establish, grow and improve your business through one-on-one sessions.

Kimberly Taylor


102 W. Pennsylvania Ave. #101
Towson, MD 21204


About Beta City
On September 28, 2017, Betamore and Sagamore Ventures present Beta City: an annual event that recognizes and celebrates leaders, makers and innovators in Baltimore. Beta City brings together Baltimore’s greatest minds for a full day of pitches, startup demos and a celebration of our growing community.
Beta City is part of Build Baltimore, an initiative bringing together changemakers in our city to promote + create meaningful experiences and interactions.

Kimmy Andrulonis


101 West Dickman Street
Suite 1000
Baltimore, MD 21230


What's the next step? It's a question asked by people who have an idea, are ready to launch a business, or have a business they want to grow. We offer a variety of classes to answer your questions.

Moire Riley

Phone: (443) 840-1804

7201 Rossville Blvd.
Baltimore, MD 21237

Co_Lab Baltimore

We imagined a space that is perfect for coworking. A space that is equal parts creative and business. A place that makes you look forward to coming to work every day. CoLab is that space. It is the final product of all of our drawings, ideas, late night conversations, and experience working in other co-working environments. And it's waiting for you to come grab a seat, a desk, an office.

Megan Elcrat

Phone: (443) 388-9904

2209 Maryland Ave
3Baltimore, MD 21218

ETC (Emerging Technology Centers)

For nearly two decades, the ETC has provided a nurturing, innovative, and transformative experience for technology-focused entrepreneurs who are passionate about their businesses, motivated to succeed and committed to making a difference. Discover what the ETC can offer you — and what you can offer the ETC.

Amanda Gosling

Phone: (443) 451-7000 Ext: 501

101 N Haven St
Suite 301
Baltimore, MD 21224

FastForward 1812

On August 15, 2013, President Ronald J. Daniels and Dean Paul B. Rothman formed a Committee on the Innovation Ecosystem to consider options for an innovation center to support entrepreneurship in the life sciences. The Committee consulted widely across the university community, considered a wide range of internal and external studies and information, visited innovation hubs around the nation, and solicited feedback from prominent venture capital firms and pharmaceutical and biotech companies. In May 2014, the Committee produced its Final Report.

Mark VanderZyl

Phone: (410) 502-5112

1812 Ashland Avenue
Suite 110
Baltimore, MD 21205

Good Business Works

Good Business Works is a collaboration of Baltimore leaders who believe good jobs can be good for business. We promote businesses creating great places to work in our communities and provide tailored support for your human resources challenges & goals

Allie Busching

Phone: (410) 929-6176

3501 Brehms Ln
Baltimore, MD 21213

Greater Baltimore Urban League

The Greater Baltimore Urban League – Since 1924, we have been helping disadvantaged Marylanders gain access to equal opportunity in employment, education, health care, housing and the civic arena. We encourage you to join the GBUL and take advantage of the many opportunities available to improve the quality of life for you and your community.

The Greater Baltimore Urban League, Inc. (GBUL) is one of the local affiliates of the National Urban League– a nonprofit, nonpartisan, multi-ethnic, social service organization. Through direct service delivery, advocacy, referrals, community capacity building, information dissemination and technical assistance, the League accomplishes its mission to improve social and economic conditions and opportunities for African-Americans and other people who face barriers to full participation in American society.

Nicole Cameron

Phone: (667) 217-4456 Ext: 104

512 Orchard Street
Baltimore, MD 21201


Founded in 1926, HASA provides education, hearing health, inclusion, language access, and speech & language programs - both on its Baltimore campus and in the community. We are building a world where everyone can understand and be understood.

Ilana Glazer

Phone: (410) 318-6780

5900 Metro Drive
Baltimore, MD 21215

Launch Workplaces

Launch Towson is centrally located in the heart of Towson, MD. Just three blocks from Towson Town Center, Cheesecake Factory, Bahama Breeze, Stoney River, & Bonefish Grill. A weekly farmer’s market across the street keeps the area buzzing with activity and is only a short ways from Towson University. Launch offers 24 hour access, internet, mail services and more! Launch Towson has the services and amenities to help your small business grow!

Shawntaye Tisdale


210 West Pennsylvania Ave
Towson, MD 21204

Maryland Small Business Development Center - University of Maryland

The Maryland Small Business Development Center Network is dedicated to providing one-stop assistance to the area's business community

Jennifer Funn

Phone: (443) 540-3865

620 West Lexington St
Baltimore, MD 21201

Mt. Sinai BioIncubator

The Sinai Hospital BioIncubator
Our Mission as a business incubator is to improve human health by bringing together emerging businesses, innovative technologies and leading physicians. The future of healthcare is here and we invite you to be a part of it.

Michael Tangrea, Ph.D

Phone: (410) 601-5643

2401 W. Belvedere Ave.
Sinai Hospital of Baltimore Schapiro Building, Suite 203
Baltimore, MD 21215

No Limits Selling

We use Applied Neuroscience and Neuro-Linguistic Programming to make salespeople, executives and leaders awesomer!

Mindset is the number one determining factor on how well an individual or a team does. We offer Mind Training to make leaders, salespeople and teams more confident.

Umar Hameed

Phone: (410) 949-7067

17 W Pennsylvania Ave, 401D
Towson, MD 21204

Pigtown Main Street

We provide assistance to business owners and commercial property owners along the 700-1300 blocks of Washington Blvd in Historic Pigtown.

Kim Lane

Phone: (443) 908-7038

763 Washington Blvd
Baltimore, MD 21230

SCORE-Greater Baltimore

Non Profit aligned with SBA to foster vibrant small Business Communities through mentoring and education.

Baltimore SCORE

Phone: (443) 451-7160

10 South Howard St
Baltimore, MD 21202

Towson University Incubator

TU Incubator is Towson University’s business incubator for seed and early stage companies. Primary goals are to support regional entrepreneurs and induce mission-driven innovation in industries such as education (edtech) and healthcare.

David Cross

Phone: (410) 704-3079

7400 York Road, 3rd Floor
Towson, MD 21204