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They have a positive impact on the economy, environment and culture in the state, Mid-Atlantic and other countries.
Once a year, the World Trade Center Institute (WTCI) and State of Maryland honor the people who make this possible – the steadfast leaders at companies, nonprofit organizations, governments and academic institutions who are driving change.
Among the 125+ winners since the first event was held in 1996 are leaders from Marriott International, Under Armour, Procter & Gamble, Lockheed Martin and the United States Senate. See all the winners here.
More than 300 leaders from the Maryland business community – including the Governor of Maryland and 70+ presidents and CEOS – attend the annual awards ceremony.
Sponsorship starts at $4,000 and includes tickets to the event. Learn more about sponsorship below or by contacting Vice President of Membership & Business Development Jeremy Rosendale.
Eight people were honored at the 25th annual awards ceremony, held in May at the American Visionary Art Museum. Recognized leaders included Jhpiego President and CEO Dr. Leslie Mancuso and Gensler Co-CEO Diane Hoskins. Read about the event here.