May 26, 2022 | 5:30pm – 7:30 pm
College of Southern Maryland - Velocity Center
4465 Indian Head Highway Indian Head, MD 20640


The event was a night of networking as Maryland’s entrepreneurial ecosystem reconvened in Southern Maryland to provide information on business resources and funding. Attendees included a diverse group of Southern Maryland innovators and network as well as resource partners from the region. The evening also featured a TEDCO Talks discussing innovation, DEI, and economic development.


Hosted by: Troy LeMaile-Stovall, TEDCO

As the CEO of TEDCO, Troy leads the organization’s mission to support economic development through the cultivation of an inclusive entrepreneurial innovation ecosystem.

Troy’s professional experience over the last two decades includes highly visible leadership positions in investment management, telecommunications, information/communication technology, management consulting, and higher education, most recently serving as the Chief Operating Officer of the University of the District of Columbia (UDC). He also founded several entrepreneurial ventures, including the management consulting firms LeMaile-Stovall LLC and GTMS Partners, LLC, and was a co-founder of investment firm GulfSouth Partners.

A recognized expert on entrepreneurship, venture capital, higher education administration, and economic development, Troy is a prolific speaker and author on these topics. He earned his undergraduate degree in electrical engineering from Southern Methodist University, as well as a master’s in computer science from Stanford University and an MBA from Harvard University.