Somerset County Economic Development Commission
Somerset County
Somerset County, Maryland

To:                  All Prospective Associate Members

From:              Daniel K. Thompson
                        Executive Director
Re:                  Somerset County Economic Development Commission
                        Fiscal Year 2018 Associate Membership Program
On behalf of the Board of Directors of the Somerset County Economic Development Commission (SCEDC), I would like to extend to you a gracious invitation to renew or become a new ASSOCIATE MEMBER of the SCEDC.                    

Some of the major projects that the SCEDC have focused on are as follows: 

  •           Aerospace Industry (Wallops Island / Pax River Naval Station / Crisfield Airport)
  •           Marketing and Promotion of the Princess Anne Industrial Park (NGC,  Distillery, Princess Anne Enterprises, LLC etc.)
  •           Renewal of the City of Crisfield Enterprise Zone and marketing Crisfield Industrial Property
  •           Collaborative efforts with Princess Anne Main Street
  •           Participation in Crisfield Economic Recovery Efforts through Hurricane Sandy
  •           Economic Analysis and expansion of Broadband  
  •           Hotel / Lodging Initiative
  •           Agriculture and Aquaculture
  •           Renewable Energy Projects (solar, bio-mass, etc.)
  •           Infrastructure (Natural Gas, Water & Sewer, Rail)
  •           Creative Partnerships with the University of  Maryland Eastern Shore

Our Associate Membership Program is a vital link in our partnering with the various agencies throughout the county in a common endeavor to raise the standard of living and quality of life for all of our citizens of Somerset County. By developing a concerted effort to work in all three areas of economic development, the Somerset County Economic Development Commission will be able to help improve the employment, personal income, tax base, and quality of life for all the people in Somerset County. The support received from the Somerset County Commissioners, The Town of Princess Anne, The City of Crisfield, and our Associate Members assist us in achieving those objectives.

Your contribution and support will enable us to do more. If you are interested in becoming an Associate Member please click on the link below which will guide you through the application process.    Should you have any questions, or concerns about issues affecting the growth of economic development in Somerset County, please give us a call.  We would appreciate your input.

Daniel K. Thompson
Executive Director
Cc:         Jim East, Chairman
              Rob Maddox, Vice Chairman
              Harry Gemmell, Treasurer
              Jerry Barbierri, Secretary
              Doug Taylor, County Administrator

If you would like to become an Associate Member please click here.

Somerset County