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News Release: Maine SBDC Receives National Accreditation

Statewide economic development program fully accredited with several notes of commendation & best practice The Maine Small Business Development Centers (SBDC) is pleased to announce that it has earned full accreditation from the America’s Small Business Development Centers, the national accrediting body for the Small Business Development Centers under contract from the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA).  

News Release: Maine SBDC names Peter Harriman as 2018 State Star

 Portland, Maine –The Maine Small Business Development Centers (Maine SBDC), a state-wide program that helps entrepreneurs start and grow their businesses, has selected Peter Harriman as the 2018 State Star. The award, given annually, recognizes a member of the Maine SBDC staff that has shown exemplary performance and a strong commitment to small business success.

Small Business Resource & Networking Night – August 1 & 2 in Wilton & Madison, ME

SMALL BUSINESS RESOURCE NIGHT with Maine’s own Bob Crowley, winner of the reality show Survivor and successful entrepreneur jay & madison area entrepreneurs & small businesses – this event is for you!  Join us for a fun and informative evening of learning and networking with local business owners and small business resource organizations. Learn more about… Read more »

Bangor Pet Resort & Spa – Bangor, Maine

Bangor Pet Resort and Spa is well known in the Bangor area for providing exceptional care to man’s (and woman’s) best friends. Their services include an interactive pet daycare, comfortable overnight boarding and luxurious spa and grooming services. Their clean and comfortable facility features spacious play areas for group play time as well as as… Read more »

Two Maine SBDC Business Advisors Receive Certification

The Maine Small Business Development Centers (Maine SBDC), a state-wide program that helps entrepreneurs start and grow their businesses, recognized Shannon Byers and Ashleigh Briggs who received their Core Competencies Professional Certification from the New England Professional Development (NEPD) group on Thursday, May 10, 2018.  

Marketing Strategy Seminar Series in Jay

Marketing Strategies that Help Build Your Business 3-Seminar Series For existing business owners Cost: Free with registration Location: Jay-Niles Memorial Library, 983 Main St., N. Jay, ME SEATING IS EXTREMELY LIMITED. PARTICIPANTS MUST REGISTER. Register for the Series Here. Series Summary: In this three-part series, business owners will develop a better understanding of the marketing strategy… Read more »