Business Community

Montgomery County’s dynamic business community is thriving!

Our companies enjoy a unique proximity to Washington, D.C., a convenient transportation network, highly trained workforce, distinct neighborhoods, vibrant and diverse recreational amenities, and one of the best public school systems in the nation.

We invite you to learn more about our:

  • Industry Sectors:  A mix of industries including biotech, IT, government contracting and more!
  • Demographics:  Key economic data about our population
  • Leading Employers:  Our list of notables includes Discovery Communications, Lockheed Martin, Marriott International, Choice Hotels, MedImmune, TV One, BAE Systems, Hughes Network Systems and GEICO
  • Workforce: Education levels and training opportunities
  • Federal Government:  Proud home to 18 federal agencies and installations
  • Education/Academia:  Our renowned public education system and higher education institutions
  • Business Incubators:  A network of facilities and assistance to support emerging enterprises
  • Local Business Organizations:   Chambers of Commerce and other business development organizations
  • National Associations & Foundations:  More than 100 national associations and foundations are headquartered in Montgomery County