Mainebiz, a statewide bi-weekly business news and entrepreneurship publication, beginning in 1994 as Biz, and continuing as Mainebiz starting in 1998.
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Submissions from 2017

BerryDunn Eyes Further Expansion, $80M in Revenue by 2021, Renee Cordes

Business Leaders of the Year, Small Company. Wicked Success: Bob and Carmen Garver Have Built Their Organic Coffee Business into a Commercial Hit While Staying Loyal to Local Customers and Fairtrade Principles, Renee Cordes

Focus. Banking/Finance. Maine Banks Ride Merger Wave: Two of Maine's Largest Banks are Expanding by Acquisition, Renee Cordes

Focus. Biddeford's Next Step: Newcomers Finding Affordable Housing and Commercial Space, Renee Cordes

Focus. Wealth Management/Retirement. Tax Headache or Good Deed? New 3% Surcharge Raises Fear of Exodus Out-of-State, Renee Cordes

On the Record [with] John Murphy, Renee Cordes

PMA Attendance Up as ’Reimagining’ Bears Fruit, Renee Cordes

Putting the ‘Hire’ in Higher Education: UMaine Farmington Puts Emphasis on Workforce Training, Renee Cordes

Report: Nonprofits Mean $11B a Year to Maine Economy, Renee Cordes

Focus. Augusta/Waterville: In the Shadow of Augusta, Two Downtowns Flourish, Gardiner and Hallowell Taking Different Paths to Economic Development, Renee Corres

Ask ACE, Elizabeth Greason

Focus: Greater Portland, Mainebiz Staff

Focus. Technology, Mainebiz Staff

Focus. Wealth Management/Retirement, Mainebiz Staff

Focus. Western Maine, Mainebiz Staff

Infinity FCU Plans Portland Branch, and Other Credit Union News, Mainebiz Staff

Maine's 2016 Home Sales Hit 18-year High, Mainebiz Staff

‘Road Map’ for Strengthening State’s Forest Economy Sets Nine Priorities, Mainebiz Staff

Watervilles Iconic Hathaway Shirt Building Sold, Mainebiz Staff

Focus: Real Estate/Construction/Design, Mainebiz Staff Writers

How To: Make Manufacturing Cool Again, Nancy Marshall

Focus: Banking. Largest Maine-based Banks, Ranked by Total Assets as of Dec. 31, 2016, Heide Martin, compilier

The List. Maine's Largest Credit Unions, Ranked by Total Assets as of Dec. 31, 2016, Heide Martin, compilier

Bob Evans Buys Pineland Farms Potato Co., James McCarthy

Business Leaders of the Year, Large Company. Thinking Strategically? Melissa Smith Helps Spur WEX Inc., to $1 Billion Milestone, James McCarthy

Finnish Aircraft Firm Lands Headquarters at Brunswick Landing, James McCarthy

Inside the Notebook. Can Maine Take Advantage of the New 'Age of Timber'?, James McCarthy

InterSpec Acquired by Salt Lake City Firm, James McCarthy

Nonprofit Acquires Millinocket Mill Site, James McCarthy

On the Record [with] Jessica Burton, James McCarthy

Politics & Co. Bill to Protect Monhegan Threatens Aqua Ventus Offshore Wind Project, James McCarthy

Politics & Co. Commission Lays Out Proposals to Strengthen State’s Struggling Biomass Industry, James McCarthy

Politics & Co. LePage’s Budget Proposal Cuts Funding for Three ‘Incubator’ Programs, James McCarthy

Politics & Co. Witnesses Raise Questions About FairPoint's $1.5 Billion Merger, James McCarthy

Portland Museum of Art Reopens After $2.7M Makeover, James McCarthy

Sappi to Invest $165M in Skowhegan Mill, James McCarthy

Maine's Medical Marijuana Dispensaries, Ranked by No. of Registered Patients as of March 2017, Stephanie R. Meagher, compiler

Maine's National Institutes of Health Grant Recipients, Ranked by Total Funding, 2016, Stephanie R. Meagher, compiler

The List. Largest Maine-based Construction Companies, Ranked by 2016 Revenue, Stephanie R. Meagher, compiler

The List. Maine-based Public Companies, Ranked by Fiscal-Year Revenue, 2016, Stephanie R. Meagher, compiler

The List. Maine’s Largest Chambers of Commerce: Ranked by Membership as of January 2017, Stephanie R. Meagher, compiler

The List. Maine’s Largest Employee-owned Businesses, Ranked by Number of Maine Employees, Stephanie R. Meagher, compiler

The List. Maine's Largest Patent Holders, Ranked by Number of Utility Patents Granted to Companies with Maine-based Inventors for Years 2011-2015, Stephanie R. Meagher, compiler

The List. Maine's Latest and Largest Green Buildings, Stephanie R. Meagher

The List. Maine's Largest Private Employers, Ranked by Average Monthly Employment Range, 2016, Stephanie R. Meagher. compiler

Maine's Largest Nursing and Assisted-living Homes, Ranked by Total Number of Nursing and Assisted-living Beds as of March 2017, Stephanie R. Meagher, compiler and Heide Martin, compiler

Quality Ratings for Maine's Hospitals: Maine Helath Management Coalition's GetBetterMaine Initiative Focuses on Quality of Care, Stephanie R. Meagher, compiler and Heide Martin, compiler

Everybody's Nervous: Companies Navigate Pitfalls of Workplace Marijuana Rules, Maureen Milliken

For Many, Drug Testing is Part of Everyday Work Life: Marijuana Legalization and Opiod Crisis Put Employers on High Alert, Maureen Milliken

On the Record [with] Michael Bourque, Maureen Milliken

Best Places to Work in ME: Annual Report, 2017, Laurie Schreiber

Building Work Relationships Through Team Challenges: Corporate Teams Blend Work and (Hopefully) Fun, Laurie Schreiber

Business That Measures Down to the Microgram Plans Major Expansion, Laurie Schreiber

Focus. Banking/Finance: Balancing the Demand for Technology and Bricks and Mortar, Laurie Schreiber

Focus. Banking Finance. Branching Out: In Digital Age, Financial Institutions Still Value Bricks and Mortar, Laurie Schreiber

Inside the Notebook. Inside the Real Estate Insider: It’s About the People, Laurie Schreiber

Panel: Gender Wage Gap Persists, Despite Progress, Laurie Schreiber

Portland Housing: Striking a Balance for All Incomes, Laurie Schreiber

Seaside Inns Find New Investors, Laurie Schreiber

The Sun Rises on West Bayside: Development Progresses, but More is Needed, Laurie Schreiber

VIP Owner Buys Auburn Office Building, Laurie Schreiber

With Snowy Winter, Ski Industry Relaxes, Laurie Schreiber

How to: Navigate the Minimum Wage Law, Eric Uhl and Alison Tozier

Bangor's 'Sole Man' : New 3-D Printer Can Change Materials on the Fly, Make Sneaker Parts Faster, Lori Valigra

Biz Money. Aquaculture Has $138M Total Economic Impact on Maine, Lori Valigra

Biz Money. SaviLinx Becomes Latest HUBZone in Maine, Lori Valigra

Biz Money. TD Bank Looks to Small Businesses for Growth, Lori Valigra

Business Leaders of the Year, Nonprofit. Anchoring Waterville: Inextricably Linked Through History, the College is Helping the Town, Lori Valigra

Can’t Be a Food Hub Without Farmers: Annual Maine Farm Show Draws Largest Crowd in 76 Years, Lori Valigra

CashStar Co-founderStarts Digital Platform for Local Foods, Lori Valigra

CEI's New Era: Strategic Plan Focuses on Shared Prosperity, Lori Valigra

Colby’s Master Plan: College, Community Unite to Brighten the Lights in Downtown Waterville, Lori Valigra

Composites Company Keeps Low Profile, Lori Valigra

Craft Beer's Next Act: Growing Breweries Tackle a Range of Challenges, Lori Valigra

Field of Dreams: Backyard Farms Marks 10 Years of Fresh-picked, Year Round Tomatoes in the Heart of Maine, Lori Valigra

Growing a 'Cannabiz' in Maine: Wellness Connection of Maine, Sowing a Successful Business Brings Mine-Altering Costs, Lori Valigra

Inside the Notebook. Piecing Together a Future from a Tattered Past, Lori Valigra

Inside the Notebook. Protecting Maine's Coast: It Takes a Village, Lori Valigra

Inside the Notebook. This Farm Encourages Weed Growth, Lori Valigra

Millers' Wharf Diversifies: Fisherman's Co-op, Luke's, Aquaculture Breathe New Life into Tenants Harbor, Lori Valigra

New Law Could Help Smaller Manufacturers, Lori Valigra

On the Record [with] Andrew Chang, Lori Valigra

On the Record [with] Dr. Myung Kim and Paul Cornish, Lori Valigra

On the Record [with] Josh Schlesinger, Lori Valigra

On the Record [with] Kate Cone, Lori Valigra

On the Record [with] Nathaniel Henshaw, Lori Valigra

On the Record [with] Phil Pastore, Lori Valigra

Report: Craft Brewers Pour $228M into the Maine Economy, Lori Valigra

Unum Moves Nimbly in Changing Market, Lori Valigra

Builders Grapple with Labor Shortage; Construction Business is Booming, but Where Are the Workers?, Jennifer Van Allen

Cranes in the Air: Commercial Development is Booming, but Concerns Grow, Jennifer Van Allen

5 on the Future: Big Changes in Washington Might Still Mean Incremental Growth in Maine, Peter Van Allen

An $18M Redevelopment Planned for Eastport Cannery, Peter Van Allen

Focus. Lean Construction, Sustainable Legacy: Developer Jonathan Arnold Takes on Eastport Project, Peter Van Allen

Focus. Wealth Management/Retirement. Growth of ESOPs Benefitting a Range of Professional Services, Peter Van Allen

Mainely Tubs Joins the Growing Roster of Maine ESOPs, Peter Van Allen

Submissions from 2016

How to: Navigate End-of-Life Care and Related Conversations, Daryl J. Cady

Fact Book: Doing Business in Maine, [Editorial staff writers]

How to: Work with Your Commercial Lender to Grow Your Business, David M. Eldridge

Maker of Wire Mesh Used in Lobster Traps Expanding Workforce and Round-the-clock Manufacturing, Laura Finaldi