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Eddie Resende works to bring the world to Baltimore

Eddie Resende works to bring the world to Baltimore

Baltimore is often thought of as a small town, where everyone already knows one another.

But the city and the state of Maryland are thriving hubs of international activity, with a major seaport and airport serving businesses that do business overseas or are foreign-owned — and are looking for new opportunities.

To help with that, there is the World Trade Center Institute, an international business education organization headquartered in Baltimore’s World Trade Center. The institute showcases what’s already here to attract new business and offers training and networking possibilities to those just wading into international waters.

That international focus was what...

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