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IEC Chesapeake

April 2012 - IEC Chesapeake began their search for a new location when their enrollment grew so much that they didn't have classroom or parking to accommodate the growth. In April, they moved into their new in Laurel. Along with satisfying the issues they had, this expansion has allowed IEC to expand its course offerings. 

Why Howard County

Howard County is perfectly situated between Baltimore and Washington, D.C., making it the ideal location to start, grow or relocate a business.

Doing Business Here

Howard County boasts a thriving and vibrant economy, which makes it the first choice for smart businesses looking to start or expand in the Mid-Atlantic. Add in its central location between Baltimore and Washington, D.C. and you have a real win-win. Howard County also offers more than 70-million square feet of commercial space, providing businesses with the perfect location to do business.