Howard Bank Wins SBA Award

Howard Bank was named a Top Ten Lender in this year’s Maryland Small Business Week Awards Program.

The annual awards program is sponsored by the Baltimore District of the Small Business Administration. This year’s winners will be honored at a breakfast on May 21 at Martin’s West in Woodlawn.

District winners move on to regional competition, and the winners in that group compete nationally.

Howard Bank opened in August of 2004. It has branches in the Village of Hickory Ridge in Columbia, on Snowden River Parkway in Ellicott City, on Johns Hopkins Road in Maple Lawn and at the intersection of Route 40 and Centennial Lane in Ellicott City. It also has a branch on Annapolis Exchange Parkway in Annapolis.

For information about the bank, call 410-750-0020 or visit