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Start a Maine Business the Right Way

Starting a Maine business is hard. You have a very limited timeframe to make it work and make it profitable, and money always goes out the door so much faster than you expect. But starting a business the legal and right way will pave easier roads ahead. Set yourself up for success by doing your…

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Seaweed Business Buzzing in Maine

Do you remember Ocean’s Balance, winner of our Season 4 competition? This company makes a line of edible seaweed products, like kelp puree and organic seaweed flakes, that are tasty and gentle on the planet. Their amazing team beat out other impressive candidates to take home the $100,000 prize and are now taking their Gulf…

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Maine Named a Top State with Fastest Growing SMBs by Amazon

Amazon recently announced that Maine ranks third in the nation for fastest-growing small- and medium-sized businesses (SMBs). There is an obvious correlation between online commerce and rural population. The internet certainly puts goods in the hands of consumers who previously didn’t have access to brick-and-mortar stores. And it gives makers in remote locales access to…

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