Gabe Omaru

Business Consultant

Mr. Gabe Omaru is the business the consultant for Baltimore City, focusing on new ventures and business starts. He also works with new startup clients in Baltimore County. Gabe consults with potential and current small business owners on issues such as business planning, financial planning, marketing plan development, market research and strategy, loan packaging, and economic data analysis. Gabe also teaches various seminars in the Baltimore city areas, all for the purpose of facilitating startup and growth.


Gabe Omaru grew up working for his parent’s retail business. He managed and co-run a family owned venture for a few years while in college.  Prior to joining SBDC, Gabe also worked in the private sector as a marketing associate, a customer relations specialist and as a mid-level manager within the airline industry. Later in his career, Gabe worked in the retail and hospitality industry in a variety of sales and supervisory roles. Moreover, Gabe’s years of experience include working for non-profit organizations, where he assisted in coordinating community activities and managing client portfolios. Gabe’s business development skills include company branding, traditional advertising campaigns, web and social media marketing, SEO, public relations and more.


Gabe OMaru holds a Bachelor degree in Communications from the University of the District of Columbia a Masters of Public Administration (MPA) and an MBA from the University of Baltimore.


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