Sponsors

Spring 2019

Thank you to our Sponsors.  Without their support, this event would not be possible.
Presented By

 

Maine DECD and Maine Made 

Tammy Knight

59 State House Station

111 Sewall Street

Augusta, ME 04333

P. (207) 624-7489

F. (207) 287-8070

tammy.knight@maine.gov

www.mainemade.com

Facebook: www.facebook.com/mainemade

The Department of Economic and Community Development's Maine Made Program builds recognition for hundreds of exceptional Maine made products and their producers.  Producers of high quality Maine made products can participate in a number of program features including the Maine Made website, America’s Best product identification labels, kiosk display opportunities, workshops, and trade show participation.   Maine Made is very proud to provide business assistance to discover and create new and expanded market opportunities to its many quality producers.

 

Maine Office of Tourism               

111 Sewall Street

Augusta, ME 04333

P. 207-624-7483

www.visitmaine.com

Be inspired.  Be adventurous.  Be yourself.  Discover your MAINE THING.  VisitMaine.com

In Association With

 

Maine Small Business Development Centers 
Mark Delisle
501 Forest Avenue PO Box 9300 
Portland, ME 04101-9300 
P. 207-780-4420

www.mainesbdc.org

Entrepreneurs throughout Maine count on the Maine SBDC for technical assistance, education and resources to help build, grow and manage their businesses. Professional counselors offer individualized guidance, workshops and technical support on a wide range of issues, from accounting and finance to marketing and operations. In 2010, nearly 150 new businesses got off the ground working with Maine SBDC counselors while the recently-launched Veterans Business Initiative is helping military service members as present or aspiring business owners

Friend

 

Franklin Printing          

Jennifer Nemi

553 Wilton Road

PO Box 568

Farmington, ME 04938

P. 800.698.4801 x250

F. 207.778.4734

jnemi@franklinprinting.com

www.franklinprinting.com

Twitter: FP_Maine

Franklin Printing has earned the reputation as being one of New England’s premier printers. Production capabilities include wide-format, digital, and traditional offset printing, including a full-service finishing department and mail house. Talk with a Franklin Printing representative to learn how they can help you create, produce, and distribute your products or marketing material. Franklin Printing is committed to helping you print smarter.

Media

 

Atlantic Coast Radio

Morgan Grumbach,

Local Sales Manager

779 Warren Ave

Portland, ME 04103

P: 207-773-9695 x12

www.wlobradio.com

Atlantic Coast Radio, LLC. Southern Maine's locally owned radio group. WLOB NewsTalker 1310 - Featuring Ray Richardson Show 6A-9A WJJB - The Big JAB Sports 96.3/1440. Shoe and Joe in the Morning and Javier and Russ on the Drive Home WPEI 95.5/95.9 - Rebroadcasting WEEI Sports Radio.

Endorsing

 

Maine Crafts Association

Sadie Bliss

PO Box 342

Gardiner, ME 04345

P. 207-564-0041

sbliss@mainecrafts.org

www.mainecrafts.org

Facebook: Maine Crafts Association

MCA defines itself as a creative, passionate, and honest organization, steadfast in its advocacy for craft artists and dedicated to building a sense of unity and strength among its staff, board and members. Program goals of the Maine Crafts Association focus on: marketing opportunities, sales opportunities, business development programs, creative/artistic development programs, public education, networking, and high quality branding. Membership supports the development of professional craft artists through education, exhibition and marketing opportunities. Established and emerging craft artists benefit from the peer networking and informal mentoring that is an important component of all of MCA’s programming. Members are kept apprised of Maine’s lively fine crafts community through MCA’s e-newsletter and are listed in the online directory. Professional members can increase their visibility by adding photos, descriptive text and links to their websites. Other membership categories allow institutions, collectors and enthusiasts to participate in this dynamic community and support the goals of MCA. 

Maine Innkeepers Association

Greg Dugal

45 Melville Street, Suite 1

Augusta, ME 04330

P. 207-213-2060

F. 207-213-2062

greg@maineinns.com

www.maineinns.com

The Maine Innkeepers Association (MEIA) is a leading provider of tourism information to both Maine's lodging industry and its visitors.  Through communication, education, promotion and government affairs, the Association helps its members achieve prosperity and deliver a quality product to the consumer.  With over 700 members, MEIA is the largest lodging only related association advocating for the industry in legislative matters.  We publish the Maine Lodging Guide annually and maintain our consumer web site to assist visitors traveling to and within the State of Maine.

Maine Restaurant Association

Becky Jacobson

45 Melville Street

Augusta, ME 04330

P. 207.623.2178

F. 207.623.8377

becky@mainerestaurant.com

www.mainerestaurant.com

The Maine Restaurant Association is a statewide organization dedicated to representing, educating, and promoting the food service industry. We offer a full range of money-saving benefits and services for our members. Mark March 29, 2017 on your calendar! Don't miss the Maine Restaurant & Lodging Expo, Cross Insurance Arena, Portland, Maine. Call 207-623-2178 for more information or visit our website at mainerestaurant.com.

New Hampshire Made (NH Made)

Heather Inyart

PO Box 150

Andover, NH 03216

P. 603-679-9800

info@nhmade.com

www.nhmade.com

Facebook: nhmade

A statewide nonprofit membership organization guided by a mission to strengthen the local economy by increasing the accessibility of and demand for New Hampshire products and services. NH Made promotes local businesses through its New Hampshire Made brand identity program, two retail stores, website and on-line shopping. It also provides business development support through community outreach, events and educational opportunities for its members.

Retail Association of Maine

Christine Cummings

45 Melville Street, Suite 1

Augusta, ME 04330

P. 207.623.1140

christine@retailmaine.org

www.retailmaine.org

Facebook: retailmaine

Twitter: retailmaine

The Retail Association of Maine is a statewide trade association representing Maine’s merchants and retailers. We advocate on behalf of merchants and retailers on legislative issues, provide support, education and discounts to our membership. Maine's retailers and merchants employ nearly 90,000 Mainers and is one of the largest employment sectors in Maine. Contact us today to learn more about the benefits of membership! Visit us at www.retailmaine.org or follow us on Twitter at @RetailMaine!