City: Augusta State: Maine The American Lung Association has a great opportunity for a Development Coordinator to join our incredible team in the Northeast Region. Working as a member of the Development Team, you will join an outstanding group of professionals dedicated to our mission: to save lives by improving lung health and preventing lung disease, through research, education, and advocacy. In this role, you will be responsible for assisting with all assigned aspects related to the coordination and execution of annual fundraising events including special events and additional development projects. Responsible for achievement of revenue goals through volunteer recruitment, participant coaching, team and relationship building, marketing, and logistics.
Scarborough, Maine (June 12, 2017) – InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG), one of the world’s leading hotel companies today announces that the 94-room Candlewood Suites®-Portland - Scarborough has recently opened. With the continued growth of the Portland area, Candlewood Suites® is a perfect fit for the area’s needs now and in the future.
PRAKASH PATEL, GENERAL MANAGER: "We are excited to be a part of this dynamic community and welcome both long term stay guests and the many tourists that travel to this beautiful area”.
In February of 2016 the property at 700 Roundwood Drive began the massive job of renovating this 94 room, 2 building establishment. During the renovation all of the dated decor, old appliances, fixtures, flooring, carpet and furniture was replaced. This whole process took just over a year to complete and nearly 3 million dollars. 700 Roundwood Drive then reopened on May 23, 2017 as the Candlewood Suites Portland - Scarborough.
PORTLAND, Maine—TrueLine Public Relations, or TrueLine PR for short, is taking its first clients. This is not exactly a business launch. The public relations and digital marketing agency is a spinoff of the decade-old publishing company, TrueLine Publishing, which owns and operates eight nationwide, digital trade magazines and has been recognized as one of the best places to work in Maine, repeatedly.
Portland, Maine: The Portland Regional Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce its newest networking speaker series, Kegs & Issues. The first event will start at 4:30 p.m., September 26 at the Portland House of Music and Events. The first event is titled “The Creation of the Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument” and will feature Lucas St. Clair, who has played a key role in the project’s development.
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Quincy Hentzel named as new Chamber CEO PORTLAND, ME - After a months-long search, a new Portland Regional Chamber of Commerce CEO has been announced. Quincy Hentzel, who stepped in as Interim CEO in February, has been named the full-time CEO of the Portland Regional Chamber of Commerce. Hentzel is the first woman to lead the Chamber in a permanent position. Hentzel was one of more than 70 applicants for the position, which oversees the day-to-day operations of one of Maine’s largest membership organizations.
June 7, 2017 Yarmouth, Maine — Yarmouth Boat Yard announces a new sales partnership with Yachting Solutions, a yacht services provider based in Rockport Maine. Through the agreement, Yachting Solutions will help expand exposure and availability of the new and used boat inventory of Yarmouth Boat Yard and Moose Landing Marina.
“It’s a win-win situation,” explained Steve Arnold, owner of Yarmouth Boat Yard and Moose Landing Marina. “Our partnership with Yachting Solutions will provide greater visibility of our sales inventory and will help us better meet the growing sales demands in the mid-coast Maine’s area.”
“We’re thrilled to be able to expand our product offerings to customers in our region,” stated Bill Morong, owner of Yachting Solutions. “Yarmouth Boat Yard and Moose Landing Marina carry a fantastic, well balanced mix of high quality boat brands. Lines like Pursuit Boats, Ranger Tugs, Regal, and Sweetwater just to name a few, these are the types of boats our customers have been clamoring for. This partnership will make it easier for us to supply interested buyers with boat offerings that fit their needs.”
About Yarmouth Boat Yard Yarmouth Boat Yard has been servicing Southern Maine with sales of new and pre-enjoyed boats since 1948. The boat yard offers over 100 slips and both outdoor and indoor heated winter boat storage. Our expert technicians can handle everything from painting and detailing to engine overhauls, routine maintenance, or preparing your engine for the season. Our certified electronics specialists can assist with service and installation of all your marine electronics. For more information on Yarmouth Boat Yard, visit www.YarmouthBoatYard.com or call 207-846-9050.
About Moose Landing Marina A sister property to Yarmouth Boat Yard, Moose Landing Marina in Naples, Maine is a full-service marina offering sales of new and pre-enjoyed boats, as well as slips, parts, service, and rentals. Moose Landing is the largest pontoon and deck boat dealer in New England. Visit www.MooseLandingMarina.com or call 207-693-6264 for more information.
About Yachting Solutions Yachting Solutions has grown into one of the most recognized brand names in the customized boat and boatyard services industry. From new boat sales and brokerage to jaw dropping restorations and customizations, yard services, crew placement and an ever expanding marina, Yachting Solutions offers an comprehensive A-Z client experience. For more information, visit yachtingsolutions.com, email firstname.lastname@example.org, or call 207-236-8100.