Frederick’s technology cluster has grown to approximately 88 companies. These firms enjoy access to a quality fiberoptic infrastructure; close proximity to regional businesses and consumers in one of the country’s largest metropolitan statistical area (MSA); and highly educated programmers, engineers, and system analysts graduating from top colleges and universities, including Mt. Saint Mary’s University, Hood College, the University of Maryland system, and Frederick Community College.
More than 20 of Frederick’s technology companies have chosen to locate in Downtown Frederick. These businesses, attracted by the arts, culture, and uniquely renovated spaces, foster an innovative and dynamic business environment in Downtown that is attractive to professionals of all ages.