Friday, June 4, 2010

New Members Named to BDAC

By a unanimous decision, the Frederick County Board of County Commissioners named Drexel Ryberg, John Shanton and Jason Stanczyk to the Business Development Advisory Council (BDAC), which advises the County Commissioners and the Office of Economic Development (OED) on economic matters.

Drex Ryberg is president of a Frederick-based company, Skyline Consulting, which primarily helps information technology businesses with marketing and support services. He is a member of the Technology Council of Frederick County and works with clients of the Frederick Innovative Technology Center.

John Lynn Shanton is president of the Strategic Marketing Group and publisher of Frederick Area Planning and Development News. He has served as a volunteer with numerous local organizations including: the Frederick County Chamber of Commerce, Fort Detrick Alliance, Frederick County Builders Association and Habitat for Humanity.

Jason Stanczyk is marketing and organizational development manager at Equipment Development Company, Inc. (EDCO) in Frederick. He volunteers with the Chamber of Commerce and Downtown Frederick Partnership.

The Board of County Commissioners also reappointed Jon-Mikel Bailey to a second term on BDAC. Bailey is president of Wood Street, Inc., a web design and development firm.