Press Releases

May 2017

MEDIA ADVISORY – TEDCO Announces 2017 ICE Awards

Innovation – Corporate Excellence – Entrepreneur

 WHAT:           Please join TEDCO at our annual ICE Awards, as we honor some of our “coolest” portfolio companies and recognize the best and brightest that are developing cutting-edge technologies and enriching our community. Meet with 20 of TEDCO’s recently funded startup companies that will be exhibiting. Network with the coolest tech startups, investors and entrepreneurship community in Maryland.



Corporate Excellence



  • The Vanguard award is given to an individual who has supported TEDCO’s mission (and without whom the organization wouldn’t be a leader in innovation, funding, and networking for entrepreneurs and startups). This award began 2013, TEDCO’s 15th anniversary; first award was given to Phil Singerman, TEDCO’s first executive director. The 2017 Vanguard winner will be announced at the awards ceremony.

WHEN:           Thursday, May 25, 2017           5:00-8:00 PM

WHERE:        Columbus Center (IMET)     701 E. Pratt Street     Baltimore, MD 21202



The Maryland Technology Development Corporation (TEDCO) is the go-to source for entrepreneurial support and guidance for startups and early-stage companies engaged in bringing innovative ideas to market. For over eighteen years, the organization has provided funding, mentoring and networking opportunities to support Maryland’s innovation ecosystem. It is frequently ranked as one of the most active seed/early-stage investors in the nation. The organization plays a key role in bringing research created in Maryland’s educational institutions and federal laboratories into the commercial marketplace. For more information about TEDCO and its programs and resources, visit