News Release, St. Mary’s County Public Information Office

Leonardtown, MD – The St. Mary’s County Department of Economic Development has launched  This new website is a resource-rich tool for local employers and businesses as well as those looking to make a career move or bring their businesses to St. Mary’s County.

Features include tax incentives and site selection, spotlight on targeted industries, links to business development resources and networking organizations, profiles on NAS Patuxent River and the emerging Airport Innovation District.

The site also serves as a workforce development tool incorporating industry information and detailed employment data.  A lifestyle section profiles local housing, education, recreation, and the unique landmarks and natural resources that make St. Mary’s a great place to call home.

“This is a major step forward in representing the opportunities found here in St. Mary’s County,” said Chris Kaselemis, Director of Economic Development. We wanted to create a point of entry to our St. Mary’s business ecosystem, which houses all data, tools, and links to relevant resources and showcases the excellent quality of life found here.” continued Kaselemis. 

The visually-driven website was developed primarily in-house with content and imagery from Economic Development and technical and creative work from the talented staff in the County’s Information Technology department. 

“This is an example of an excellent St. Mary’s County Government team effort.  The YesStMarysMD site is a powerful resource for promoting St. Mary’s County,” stated Commissioner President Randy Guy.

David M. Higgins II, Publisher/Editor

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