Martin G. Knott, Jr., Chair, and Co-Owner, Knott Mechanical, Inc. & Wye River Technologies
Martin G. Knott Jr. is an entrepreneur and co-owner of Knott Mechanical, Inc. and Wye River Technologies. Knott
Mechanical is one of the Baltimore metropolitan area's premier Commercial HVAC and Plumbing service providers.
The family-owned Knott Mechanical is an HVAC and plumbing business that provides service to over 1,200 buildings
across 9 counties and Baltimore City. Knott Mechanical holds contracts with more than 400 corporate, institutional,
retail, educational, industrial and government clients.
Wye River Technologies is a software development firm
currently developing wireless field force automation software for managing a wide range of service businesses,
including HVAC and Plumbing.
Mr. Knott served as the Chair of
the O'Malley-Brown Transition Team for the Department of General
Services. Governor O'Malley appointed Mr. Knott to serve on the
Governor's Workforce Investment Board, where he was recently
appointed Chair. Governor O'Malley also appointed Mr. Knott to the
Board of the Maryland Economic Development Corporation (MEDCO),
where he is currently serving as Chair. Mr. Knott also serves
local charities, including President of the Signal 13 Foundation,
and board member of Johns Hopkins Harriet Lane Foundation, the
Baltimore Outward Bound Center, Chair of the Maryland Center for
Construction Education and Innovation (MCCEI), and The Marion I.
and Henry J. Knott Foundation.