web analytics


skip_previous play_arrow skip_next
00:00 00:00
playlist_play chevron_left




Our Mission: 

We know that Frederick county is truly exceptional, and we’re dedicated to sharing its stories with a wider community. We want to pinpoint the Frederick Factor – the thing that encourages generations of families to do business in Frederick and keeps people coming back for more. 

  • “The Magic of Frederick Is The People”
    By Frederick Factor On January 30, 2020

    “The Magic of Frederick Is The People”

    Moving to Frederick was like coming to another planet for Jasmine Sneed, owner of Picture Puzzle Productions. Jasmine remembers the enthusiasm, welcoming community and rich relationships that support her business and made her fall in love with her new home. [...]

  • A Frederick Born-and-Raised Business
    By Frederick Factor On January 15, 2020

    A Frederick Born-and-Raised Business

    Family is the root of everything Shantay DeMar does, so it makes sense that @Virtual Reality, his ground-breaking VR business, is grounded in the relationships and business ties he’s made during his lifetime in Frederick. There’s opportunities for everyone … [...]

  • “It Just Felt Right”
    By Frederick Factor On January 5, 2020

    “It Just Felt Right”

    Molly’s Meanderings has gone through several evolutions during its time in downtown Frederick, but the thing that has never changed is owner Leslie Atanasoff’s conviction that the boutique is right where it’s supposed to be. She’s happy to be part [...]

  • “We’re Part of The Scenic View”
    By Frederick Factor On January 4, 2020

    “We’re Part of The Scenic View”

    Bob Black inherited Catoctin Mountain Orchard from his father, Harry, and runs the orchard with his sister, Patricia and the help of other family members. This family-grown business adds to the gorgeous landscape of Thurmont, Maryland, and attracts visitors from [...]

Frederick County supports thousands of businesses, and is home to over 200,000 people. It’s been recognized for its economic potential, quality of life and charm by outlets like Livability.com, Business Facilities, Southern Living and the National Center for Arts Research. Frederick attracts business from major players in the technology, bioscience and agricultural fields, just to name a few.

These are the hard facts. But none of them tell the full story of why Frederick stands out. What makes it the perfect spot to work, live and raise a family? What common thread draws all these separate components together? What is the Frederick Factor?

Join us as we dig deep and drill down into what makes Frederick unique. On the way, we’ll get to know the stories behind the firms, farms and faces of Frederick County.

Why Frederick?

Subscribe Now, It's Free!


Fresh posts

Full Archive