Chamber to Host

Information Session

The Baltimore/Washington Corridor Chamber of Commerce will hold an orientation meeting from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. Tuesday. The free session, which explains what the organization offers members, will take place at the chamber's office at 312 Marshall Ave., Suite 104, Laurel. For more information, call 301-725-4000.

U-Md. School Helps Launch

Program for Entrepreneurs

The University of Maryland's Robert H. Smith School of Business and TiE-DC, a business networking organization, have launched the TiE-Smith Fellows Program, a 14-week program designed to provide support and mentorship to area entrepreneurs.

TiE-DC is a chapter of the Innovative Ecosystem, a not-for-profit business networking organization with more than 10,000 members in nine countries.

Twelve entrepreneurs will be selected to receive mentorship from area executives and Smith business school professors. The program is accepting nominations for 2005-06 fellows. For more information, call 703-934-5556.

-- Compiled by ARUNA JAIN

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