Home Local Maryland Government Announcement Originally published July 10, 2013

MEDIA ADVISORY: Comptroller to Speak at Maryland New Directions, Recognize Maxie's Pizza Bar & Grill


Comptroller to Speak During “Connections Friday” at


Maryland New Directions



Franchot to also Present Proclamation to Maxie’s Pizza Bar & Grill



WHO:             Comptroller Peter Franchot

                        Grace Lee, executive director, Maryland New Directions

State and local elected officials

                        Business leaders





WHAT:          Comptroller Franchot will visit Maryland New Directions,a grassroots organization that provides comprehensive career counseling, employment assistance, and post-employment support to people who are in life and career transition. He will speak during the organization’s weekly learning and networking event, dubbed “ConnectionsFriday,” during which professionals share their career journey with job-seeking clients.


Prior to the event, the Comptroller will visit Maxie’s Pizza Bar & Grill to present the business owner and employees with a proclamation for their service to the Charles Village and JohnsHopkins University community.



WHEN:          Friday, July 12, 2013


WHERE:       11:30 a.m.

                        Maxie’s Pizza Bar & Grill

3003 N. Charles Street

Baltimore, MD 21218


12:15 p.m.

Maryland News Directions

2700 N. Charles Street

Suite 200

Baltimore, MD 21218



CONTACT:   Caron Brace, 410-212-9414, cell