Clear Guide Medical announced today that it has been selected as a finalist for Maryland Technology Development Corporation (TEDCO's) 2nd Annual Innovation, Corporate Excellence and Entrepreneurship (ICE) Awards, recognizing outstanding businesses and individuals from TEDCO’s diverse portfolio of more than 300 seed and early-stage companies.
TEDCO's Annual ICE Awards celebrate the breadth of TEDCO's 300+ portfolio of seed/early-stage companies, some of the coolest of Maryland's entrepreneurial community. The ICE Awards are presented to the most outstanding examples from TEDCO's portfolio in the categories of Innovation, Corporate Excellence and Entrepreneurship (ICE).
The Maryland Technology Development Corporation (TEDCO), an independent entity, was established by the Maryland General Assembly in 1998 to facilitate the creation of businesses and foster their growth in all regions of the State. TEDCO’s role is to be Maryland’s leading source of funding for seed capital and entrepreneurial business assistance for the development, transfer and commercialization of technology. TEDCO connects emerging technology companies with federal laboratories, research universities, business incubators and specialized technical assistance. TEDCO was recognized by Entrepreneur Magazine for being the most active seed/early-stage investor in the nation for five consecutive years from 2003-2008 (the last year of the survey) and is a recipient of the national Excellence in Technology-Based Economic Development award from the State Science and Technology Institute (SSTI) for the Maryland Technology Transfer and Commercialization Fund (MTTCF) program. For more information on TEDCO and its programs and resources, visit http://www.marylandtedco.org.