Howard Bank Named Generous Giver

Howard Bank has been named one of the "most generous corporate givers in the Baltimore area" by the Baltimore Business Journal. The ranking of 2011 contributions was based on percentage of company revenue expended for philanthropy. Howard Bank ranked 15th in the area.

Howard Bank President & CEO Mary Ann Scully and executive team members serve in leadership positions on a variety of boards in the Baltimore-Washington corridor, and the bank provides financial support to education, health and human services organizations. Among the beneficiaries are the Columbia Festival of the Arts, Big Brothers & Big Sisters, and United Way of Central Maryland.

About Howard Bank

Howard Bank is a growth-focused community bank serving businesses, professionals and individuals in the Greater Baltimore area. As of June 30, 2012, Howard Bank, headquartered in Ellicott City, MD had $356 million in assets and five full service branches and a regional office. Howard Bank is a wholly owned subsidiary of Howard Bancorp (NASDAQ: HBMD). For information, call 410-750-0020 or visit www.howardbank.com

Source: Howard Bancorp, Inc.