Group awards Rawlings-Blake small business prize - Baltimore


Jun. 5, 2014 12:35 pm

Group awards Rawlings-Blake small business prize

This is the second time Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake has been honored by Partner America.

Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake with Jeff Bean of Partner America.

(Photo by Tyler Waldman)

Mindgrub was the main attraction at an event welcoming the company to Locust Point. But it was not alone in receiving recognition.

Jeff Bean, national director for Partner America, gave Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake his organization’s Small Business Advocate award. The award recognizes “leadership and innovation in the small business community,” Bean said.

Partner America is an initiative of American Management Service and the United States Conference of Mayors. Rawlings-Blake is the latter group’s vice president. She previously won the award in 2010.

Tyler Waldman

Tyler Waldman is a contributor for Baltimore. A Towson University graduate and former local editor for, Tyler has also written and photographed for publications including the Baltimore Brew, Howard County Times and Towson Times. He lives in Charles Village.

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