Women in Business Champion of the Year 2019

Shana Cosgrove

The 2019 Women in Business Champion is Shana Cosgrove, NYLA Technology Solutions, nominated by, Key W Corporation.

  • Founded NYLA Technologies in 2013
  • Specializes in software engineering in a cloud-based architecture and data science
  • Amplified her marketability by seeking SBA’s Historically Underutilized Business Zone and Economically Disadvantaged Woman Owned Business certifications
  • In less than five years, NYLA was awarded three prime and eleven subcontracts and now employs 25 full-time
  • Recognized by the industry as an outstanding communicator and frequently requested speaker
  • Is a board member of the Downtown Baltimore Family Alliance and hosted NYLA’s first annual charity chili cook-off last year raising over $6,000 for the K9 for Warriors program


You can hear Shana's story by attending this years Maryland Small Business Week Awards luncheon or you can read it here after the event!

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