Harford County Economic Development partners with organizations that foster economic stability and growth. Whatever service or resource you need, Harford County can help direct the conversation. To become a partner with Harford County, call 410-638-3059, or email

APG LogoAs Harford County's largest employer with 21,000 military and civilian employees, Aberdeen Proving Ground is a steadfast economic partner for Harford County.
HC Chamber logoThe Harford Chamber of Commerce provides business members with a vast network and acts as an advocate for businesses and business interests in Harford County.
MD Commerce logoThe Maryland Department of Commerce supports all business development activities in Harford County.
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Small Business Development Center-Northern Region (SBDC)

Serving Baltimore, Carroll, Cecil and Harford Counties
Ryan Del Gallo, Small Business Counselor ·
410-638-4460 x4031 (o) · 443-373-3377 (c)
HBIC office hours: Tu, Th, 9AM-4PM or by appointment


Maryland Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC)
Monica M. Randall, Harford County Procurement Specialist  ·
410-638-4460 x2522 (o)
HBIC office hours: T-Th, 8AM-4PM

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Maryland Defense Technology Commercialization Center (DefTech)
Gary Evans, Executive Director  ·
410-638-4460 x 7971 (o)  ·  434-227-2130 (c)
HBIC office hours: Tu-W-Th, 9AM-4PM

APG Tech Transfer Office
Chemical Biological Center (CBC)
Amanda Hess, Chief, Technology Transfer  ·
410-638-4460 x 7974 (o)  ·  410-436-5406 or 410-436-4438 (APG)
HBIC office hours: W, 10AM-2PM

Army Research Laboratory (ARL)
AnnMarie Martin, Chief, Technology Transfer & Outreach  ·
410-638-4460 x7972 (o)  ·  410-278-9106 (APG)
HBIC office hours: Tu, 10AM-2PM

C5ISR Systems
Ron Seldon, Tech Transfer Specialist  ·  ·  443-861-7667

Office of Small Business Programs – Aberdeen Proving Ground (OSBP-APG)
Scott Kelley, Industry Outreach Coordinator  ·
410-638-4460 x7975 (o)  ·  443-861-4369 (APG)
HBIC office hours: Tu, 10 AM-2PM

U.S. Army Futures Command Network Cross Functional Team (N-CFT)
CW5 Jeramy Cosner, Senior Technical Advisor
410-638-4460 x7973 (o)  ·  443-395-1574 (APG)
HBIC office hours: Th, 10AM-2PM