Date: May 3, 2012

News - Bill Childs Named 2012 CEO of the Year


12th Leading Edge Awards to be Honored, June 13 Southern Maryland’s leading businesses and executives will be honored at the 12th annual Leading Edge Awards ceremony, beginning at 6 p.m., June 13 at the Greater Waldorf Jaycees Community Center.

This annual event showcases individuals and businesses that spur economic growth within the region. The honorees exemplify the qualities synonymous with business success: performance excellence, innovation and an unwavering dedication to customers and staff, according to Dr. Daniel Mosser, vice president of the College of Southern Maryland’s Continuing Education and Workforce Development.

Among those to be recognized this year are Calvert Systems Engineering, Inc. as Calvert County Business of the Year; Chaney Enterprises President and CEO William F. Childs IV as CEO of the Year; Charles County Public Library as Charles County Technology Company of the Year; MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital as CSM Partnership in Education; Sabre Systems, Inc. The Patuxent Partnership Member Firm of the Year; and Brian Keesee, president of Crown Trophy of Waldorf and co-owner of Pothole Pros as SBDC Small Business Person of the Year.

Co-hosting and presenting this year’s Leading Edge Awards are Calvert County Technology Council, Charles County Technology Council, The Patuxent Partnership, Small Business Development Center for the Southern Region of Maryland (SBDC), The Corporate Center at CSM and CSM Foundation.

The Leading Edge Awards program will include a reception and banquet, 6 to 9:30 p.m., June 13 at the Jaycees Hall in Waldorf. Platinum sponsors for this year’s LEA include Chaney Enterprises, MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital, Southern Maryland Newspapers, the Greater Waldorf Jaycees and CSM.

For information about sponsorship opportunities or to attend, call 301-934-7585 or 301-870-2309, 240-725-5499 or 443-550-6199, Ext. 7585 or visit




Bill Childs Named 2012 CEO of the Year

Other news articles from May 2012