Ambassador Sponsors $500 to $1,000

Dustin and its employees aim to provide sustainable, quality structures that fully expose the true visions of the Owners.  In an effort to better the surrounding communities of the Washington, D.C. Metropolitan area, Dustin pledges a professional, diligent work staff that provides safe, innovative buildings.  Our extensive experience, commitment to quality, and value of tradition are evident in each and every structure we proudly complete.




For a century Cole Roofing has built a reputation for quality workmanship as well as the delivery of client focused projects on time, safely constructed and on budget. In addition to providing good value and shelter for your facility, a commercial roofing project can provide you with more than just an umbrella for your building.




At Allegion, we help keep people safe and secure where they live, work and visit. With more than 25 brands sold in almost 130 countries across the globe, we specialize in security around the doorway and beyond: everything from residential and commercial locks, door closer and exit devices, steel doors and frames to access control and workforce productivity systems.





Whether it’s at home, in the classroom, or in the workplace, learning is a never-ending road of discovery, challenge, inspiration, and wonder.  And it should be accessible at every turn.

We unleash the power of technology to enable more affordable educational experiences to students and educators at every stage of the journey.





As part of Fulton Financial Corporation, a $17 billion financial services holding company, The Columbia Bank and our affiliates and specialty brands offer a broad array of products and services in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Maryland, Delaware and Virginia. We’re proud to offer convenience in your neighborhood through approximately 250 branches and specialty offices and almost 300 ATMs across our footprint.










As a full-service commercial real estate firm with nearly 16 million square feet of office in more than 70 locations, Merritt owns and manages more commercial space than any privately held developer in the Baltimore/Washington area and has an unmatched reputation for our commitment to our customers.




Whether you’re a plumbing contractor, owner of an HVAC company or facilities manager of a large site, Ferguson wants to partner with you and provide the solutions you need to succeed in your business. Our plumbing counters, Will Call Order Pickup and inventory management solutions can help you get the job done faster, no matter the size of your operation. Learn how Ferguson can help your business today.




Clapp Communications is an award-winning communications agency specializing in public relations, media buying and marketing.

Headquartered in Baltimore, we offer a range of services to help organizations tell their story and give their brand a distinct identity.




At BKM we approach every engineering project with a rich mixture of talent, experience, creativity, and curiosity.

Whether your challenges are mechanical, electrical, or plumbing engineering, we will streamline the design process and guide your project to a successful conclusion.






We challenge ourselves to create environments that enhance our client’s business, our professional practice and most importantly the user experience.




Clients count on Kibart for solutions that are creative, contemporary, reliable and sustainable. We are an MEP engineering and commissioning firm that works collaboratively with all project stakeholders. Because we are disciplined in our continuing education, and in cross-training our teams, we have developed exceptionally relevant expertise in the equipment and the total systems we design.











Building on a tradition of excellence in community banking that stretches back to 1872, BB&T continues to offer clients a complete range of financial services including banking, lending, insurance, trust and wealth management solutions. We invite you to learn more about us, our company and our philosophy.








M3 Contracting’s mission is to provide the highest-quality workmanship possible at the most reasonable price. We succeed because of our commitment to a solid work ethic, and our passion for staying current with the newest innovations of our industry. Our pride and personal involvement in the work we perform result in superior quality and service.






Dr. Nancy S. Grasmick was the State Superintendent of Maryland Public Schools for 20 years—from 1991 until 2011—serving 24 districts, 1,424 schools and 869,113 students. She was both the first female superintendent in Maryland history and the longest-serving appointed superintendent in U.S. history.

In 2012, Dr. Grasmick was named the Presidential Scholar for Innovation in Teacher and Leader Preparation at her alma mater, Towson University.  She is also a Board Member for The Education Foundation of BCPS, Inc. assisting in strategic planning.





To enable high quality representation, we choose to limit our practice to construction law and apply the expertise developed through decades of a specifically focused practice to guide clients through their construction-related legal matters successfully, efficiently and cost effectively.






Mathspace is a global technology leader in personalised maths education. What makes Mathspace so unique is that it can tailor maths programs in real-time based on a student’s strengths and weaknesses. We are the only maths platform using step-by-step adaptive learning technology. As a student works on Mathspace, the questions and topics adjust to their level and pace.






Victaulic is the leading producer of mechanical pipe joining solutions.  We build technologies and provide engineering services that address the most complex piping challenges faced by engineers, site owners, contractors and distributors.  Engineered with confidence, our solutions put people to work faster, while increasing safety, ensuring reliability and maximizing efficiency.



Lewis Contractors has an unsurpassed reputation for excellence in institutional construction and historic preservation.

We have an impressive portfolio of award-winning projects for the most prominent owners and architects in the Baltimore/Washington area. Our expertise is as broad as it is deep, with our portfolio ranging from public and private educational work—spanning from lower schools to graduate research facilities—to healthcare and hospital construction, manufacturing lines, laboratory cleanrooms and places of worship.



Edward Strickland – Owner, President & Dawn Strickland – Treasurer, Office Administrator

Located:  505 Blue Ball Road, #180 Triumph Industrial Park, Elkton, MD 21921, US




Successful companies aren’t built overnight. It takes visionary leadership, a talented team and proven longevity to achieve a rock solid reputation. Managing projects of diverse size and scope, we’ve earned praise for our relentless focus on quality and unsurpassed service. Today, at Simpson of Maryland, we take pride in our history – delivering excellence in exterior building solutions.





Providing painting, wallcoverings and drywall removal services to companies large and small.  Squarehead Paining, Co, Inc. has a group of talented team members with a vast array of experience. The diversity of our employees allow us the opportunity to provide a unique service to our customers.



More than 100 years of mechanical and electrical design excellence is a remarkable accomplishment by any standards, but at James Posey Associates, our successful history is never taken for granted. Whereas quality is too often thought of as just one of many components in the performance of professional services, we believe a total commitment to quality is the framework for the entire life of every project. We have the expertise required to engineer the project vision and support award-winning design, collaborating with the architect and owner to achieve the project’s goals.



The owners, management team and employees of N.H. Yates & Co. are proud to acknowledge 2014 as our 65th year in business. Started in Baltimore in 1949 by first generation owners Nimrod H. and Mary C. Yates, the company is still third generation family owned and going strong, a feat rarely achieved in family businesses. Yates & Co. currently represents approximately 35 manufacturers, has 65 employees and maintains offices and warehouses in Pottstown, PA (Philadelphia), Baltimore, and Greensboro, NC. We take particular pride in our long association with Taco which we have represented since that first day in 1949. We’d like to take this opportunity to thank the manufacturers, contractors, engineers and wholesalers who have been integral to our 65 years of success.