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FirstPark to Sponsor Greenlight Maine College Series

Pictured is Gateway Financial Partners, one of three businesses that located to FirstPark in 2019. Photo courtesy: FirstPark. OAKLAND, Maine – FirstPark has announced the business park will sponsor the television show Greenlight Maine as part of its marketing strategy to attract Maine’s top entrepreneurs and business leaders to FirstPark. The $15,000 sponsorship includes the production of a 30-second television…

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Beating the January Business Blues

The saddest words in all of retail: after the holidays. It’s winter, but no longer Christmas. In Maine, we are living in the cold, dark time of year, without the respite of lights and parties and cookies. In business, we are also entering into a quiet period. Consumers have spent aggressively throughout the holiday season,…

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Maine-ly Styles

Maine-based clothing companies are sewn into the fabric of our great state. Maine textiles, Maine clothing, and Maine home goods are increasingly big business in our small state. We’ve featured a number of these businesses and makers on our show and want to highlight their respective paths to success on a local and national level.…

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Do You Have a Future As a Maine Entrepreneur?

You have a scathingly brilliant idea for a business. You want to make something people will love that only you can make or sell something people need that will improve the lives of folks in your community. You have the ability and ingenuity to create and build but realize that being an entrepreneur isn’t for…

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