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April 2015 Newsletter

Posted on 07 Apr 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

March 2015 Startup Portland Newsletter is out!  Big events springing up for businesses, makers, women, and more. If you would like to receive these highlights in your inbox once a month, please sign up here!

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March 2015 Newsletter

Posted on 10 Mar 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

March 2015 Startup Portland Newsletter is out!  Entreverge 2015 begins, Cleantech Open launches in Maine,  Think & Drink continues to discuss disruption in today’s world, PelotonSpeaks about courage, and more! If you would like to receive these highlights in your inbox once a month, please sign up here!  

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What are Maine’s fastest growing companies looking forward to in 2015?

Posted on 31 Jan 2015 in Uncategorized | 1 comment

Earlier this month, we checked-in with a number of the CEOs/founders of Maine’s fastest growing companies about the upcoming year. We wanted to get their perspective on both the year that closed and the one that was just starting. We asked them two questions:  (1) what have you learned from 2014; and (2) what are […]

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5 Minutes with Elizabeth Chabe, Co-founder of High Touch Courses

Posted on 07 Jan 2015 in entrepreneur, interview | 0 comments

Elizabeth started her first company at 9, her second at 11, and her third at 12. She started college at 14. After earning her MBA and MS (while working full-time), she traveled the world interning & learning 5 languages. She helped grow UMaine’s research programs, co-authoring $40M in successful proposals for offshore wind, defense, & civil […]

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Ten Big Ideas from Dreamers and Doers at The Envision Maine Summit

Posted on 08 Dec 2014 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Kerem Durdag of Biovation, Shannon Kinney of Dream Local, Shawn Moody of Moody’s Collision Centers, Melissa Smith of WEX, Jess Knox of Blackstone Accelerates Growth, Lisa Pohlmann of NRCM, Dana Connors of Maine Chamber of Commerce, John Piotti of Maine Farmland Trust, and Sean Sullivan of the Maine Brewer’s Guild. All in one place. Here […]

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Startup Book Club: How to Win Friends & Influence People by Dale Carnegie

Posted on 29 Oct 2014 in Uncategorized | 1 comment

By Liz Trice This month’s meetup was attended by Patrick K, Patrick R, JT, Ray T, Raffi, Zeke, Liz T. and had wine compliments of ThinkTank. Why Patrick Kenney started the book club: As an incentive to read more books. To socialize more in a genuine way with people in a similar world: technology, business, […]

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