Riley named manager of HCC’s business incubator


(Release: September 5, 2013) - Janice Riley has been appointed the manager of the Technical Innovation Center (TIC) at Hagerstown Community College (HCC). In this position, she is responsible for planning, budgeting, forecasting, and management of the TIC, HCC’s business incubator.
“I am excited about the opportunity to work with HCC and the TIC tenants,” Riley said. “I eagerly anticipate being part of building sustainable businesses, creating jobs, and effecting positive change in Washington County.”
Riley is founder and principal catalyst at Janley Consulting, which focuses on empowering and edifying women around the world by building sustainable businesses. She served as director of business development at Owen Software since 2009. She holds a bachelor’s degree in marketing from Shippensburg University.

The TIC began at HCC in 1994 and assists start-up and existing technology and knowledge-based firms to develop and grow into strong successful commercial enterprises. The center’s principal target segments include life sciences, electronics and data acquisition hardware, IT and software, and manufacturing. As a full-service business incubator, the center provides business development services for both clients who lease space within the center and external clientele. For more information, contact Riley at