Howard County Economic Development Authority
6751 Columbia Gateway Drive, Suite 300
Columbia MD 21046
The Howard County Economic Development Authority is a public-private partnership whose primary goal is to promote economic growth and stability by supporting existing businesses, targeting new businesses, and attracting corporate/regional headquarters. The Authority also maintains several programs aimed at the special needs of small, minority-owned, and agricultural business communities. Additionally, the Authority strives to preserve the distinctive quality of life in Howard County and runs the Maryland Center for Enterpreneushhip which hosts the Howard Tech Council and iCat.