Business Advisors

Brandon McDonald

Center Director & Business Advisor

Maine SBDC at Northern Maine Development Commission

Location: Caribou, Fort Kent, Houlton
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Territory: Aroostook County

Email: Brandon McDonald

Phone: 207-493-5770

Maine SBDC Business Advisor Since 2020

Advising Specialties: Civic Planning & Zoning, Information Technology, Marketing, Web Design, Artificial Intelligence Applications

Education: B.S. in Business Administration, Husson University; Graduating August 2020 with M.B.A. in Organizational Management, Husson University

Professional Background: Former software entertainment small business owner & video game developer. Prior to working with the SBDC, Brandon helped create the Center for Business Growth @ NMDC, an entrepreneurial assistance center devoted to improving the business culture in Northern Maine by working with schools and communities to encourage innovation and entrepreneurship.

About Brandon: Brandon enjoys traveling around the State of Maine and probably knows where to get the best poutine. He is married to his wife Taylor-Kay and is a proud father of two. He holds a black belt in Taekwon-Do, a blue belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, and is a musician who enjoys transcribing video game melodies into guitar arrangements.