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

Ask ACE, Kathleen Grammer

Ask ACE, Elizabeth Greason

How to Leverage Your Options, Justin Lamontagne

Focus. Education/Training, Mainebiz Staff

Focus. Global Economy, Mainebiz Staff

Focus: Greater Portland, Mainebiz Staff

Focus. Lewison/Auburn, 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

Orono Brewing to Convert Vacant Site to Brewery and Co-working Space, Mainebiz Staff

Portland's East End Taking on the Old Port, Mainebiz Staff

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

Watervilles Iconic Hathaway Shirt Building Sold, Mainebiz Staff

Focus. Energy: Who Owns Maine’s Power Plants, Mainebiz Staff Writers

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

Focus. Small Business, 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

Maine’s Largest SBA Loans, Ranked by Loan Amount, 2016, Heide Martin, compiler

The List. Maine's Highest-paid State Employees, Ranked by Total Annual Compensation, 2016, Heide Martin, compiler

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

The List. Maine's Largest Export-Import Bank Deals, Ranked by Total Amount of Financing, 2012-2017, Heide Martin, compiler

Belfast's Waterfront Gem: JB Turner helping Front Street Shipyard transform a working waterfront, James McCarthy

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

Grassroots Effort Played Key Role in Restoring Tip Credit, 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

Libra Foundation Launches Investment in Maine’s Poorest County, James McCarthy

Monhegan Completes Multi-Year Project to Reduce Energy Costs, James McCarthy

Nonprofit Acquires Millinocket Mill Site, James McCarthy

On the Record, James McCarthy

On the Record [with] Jessica Burton, James McCarthy

Pine Tree Development Zone Program Comes Under Fire, James McCarthy

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

Politics & Co. Collins Seeks Answers on Impact of Automated Vehicles on Workforce, James McCarthy

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

Politics & Co. House Bill Aims to Build on MTI's Successes, 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

Purposeful Work: Bates initiative prepares students for work that fits their skills and interests, James McCarthy

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

South Portland’s Grow -Tech Acquired by Dutch Company, James McCarthy

UMaine, Lanco Collaboration Accelerates L.L. Bean Tote Production, James McCarthy

Universal Sick Leave Bill Moves Forward, But Businesses Balk, James McCarthy

Westbrook Agency Joins Ranks of Maine ESOPs, James McCarthy

WEX a Step Closer to Securing Portland Site for HQ, James McCarthy

WEX Eyes Portland Waterfront for Its Global Headquarters, James McCarthy

The List. Largest Finance Authority of Maine Loans, Ranked by FAME Loan Amount, 2016, Stephanie R. Meager, compiler

The List. Maine’s Largest Power Plants, Ranked by Summer Generating Capacity in Megawatts, Stephanie R. Meager, compiler

Top Maine-Based Transportation Projects, Stephanie Meagher

Maine's Largest Colleges and Universities: Ranked by full-time undergraduate enrollment for fall 2017, Stephanie M. Meagher

Maine's Largest Law Firms: Ranked by Total Maine Attorneys as of September 2017, Stephanie M. Meagher

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 Largest Private Schools, Ranked by Total Spring Enrollment, 2017, Stephanie R. Meagher, compiler

The List. Maine's Top 15 Foundations, Ranked by Total Giving in Maine, Stephanie R. Meagher,

Largest Maine Technology Institute Investments: Ranked by amount received per award, fiscal year 2017, Stephanie R. Meagher

Maine's Highest-Paid Health Care Professionals: Ranked by total annual compensation 2015., Stephanie R. Meagher

Maine's Largest Business and Industrial Parks: Ranked by total acreage as of August 2017, Stephanie R. Meagher

Maine's Largest Hospitals: Ranked by number of licensed acute care beds, Stephanie R. Meagher

Notable Maine-Based Construction Projects, Stephanie R. Meagher

The List- Maine's Largest Women-Owned Businesses: Ranked by number of Maine employees, Stephanie R. Meagher

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

$14M Holbrook Memory Care Residence Opens at Piper Shores, Maureen Milliken

At Least 50 Jobs Planned for Farmington Factory, Maureen Milliken

Brain Food You Can Buy By the Quart, Maureen Milliken

Bruno's Restaurant Launches Pasta Business, Maureen Milliken

Corporate Giving: Going Where the Need Is, Maureen Milliken

Cyber Headaches: How to stay ahead of the hackers, Maureen Milliken

Degrees of Latitude: Northern Maine's colleges finding new ways to strengthen workforce, Maureen Milliken

Divided Over Development: Damariscotta's move to find balance leaves developer in tough spot, Maureen Milliken

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

Focus Law: Notes and Quotes from Maine Lawyers, Maureen Milliken

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

Funding in Hand, Redd Bar Expands Its Market, Maureen Milliken

Goodwill Job Connection Expands to Augusta, Maureen Milliken

Healthy Businesses: As access to health care becomes more limited, collaboration is key, Maureen Milliken

It's About More Than the Beer: Grassroots following meets a grassroots giveback program, Maureen Milliken

Jetport FBO Continues to Invest: Northeast Air opens $3.5 M terminal and is adding a hangar, Maureen Milliken

Legal Eagles: Young Lawyers Find Working in Maine Has Benefits, Maureen Milliken

Low Inventory Driving Home Prices, Maureen Milliken

NextEra Says Four Solar Sites to be Operational by 2019, Maureen Milliken

On the Record [with] Michael Bourque, Maureen Milliken

Small, Independent: Registered Investment Advisers a Good Fit for Maine, Maureen Milliken

The Lights are Coming On in Millinocket: A graphic design firm finds purpose in mill town's revival, Maureen Milliken

Women Taking the Lead: Nonprofits Get Ready for New Era with Leadership Changes, Maureen Milliken