App Economy Generates $436 Million for Maryland’s Economy

Washington, D.C. (October 4, 2012) - Maryland ranks as one of the nation’s app industry leaders, according to a study released today by CTIA-The Wireless Association® in conjunction with the Application Developers Alliance. The research, conducted by South Mountain Economics, LLC and entitled “The Geography of the App Economy”, found that application development is responsible for 8,400 jobs in Maryland, with an economic impact of $436 million. That makes Maryland the 15th most “app intense” state in the country.