STARC Systems Reaches Semifinal Round of Greenlight Maine Innovation Contest

TechPlace has been open for only six months, but one of its members is already gaining recognition for its innovation. After advancing through two rounds of the Greenlight Maine contest, STARC Systems stands as a semifinalist and Chris MacKenzie, STARC’s Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing, has some newfound experience in front of television…


NBC’s “The Voice” teen star playing TechPlace manufacturer’s Bourgeois guitars

Sawyer Fredericks of “The Voice” TV show on NBC chooses same brand of instrument as idol and fellow Bourgeois guitar player Ray LaMontagne, a Lewiston native.

See story in Mainebiz by Dylan Martin.

Bourgeois has recently opened a manufacturing shop in TechPlace, Brunswick Landing’s new technology accelerator and business incubator facility.


TechPlace Open for Business

New Manufacturing Business Incubator and Technology Accelerator Begins Accepting the Future Stars of Maine’s Innovation Economy Contacts: Steve Levesque, MRRA Executive Director | Kristine Schuman, TechPlace Administrator Phone: 207-798-6512 | Website: January 28th, 2015 BRUNSWICK LANDING, Maine — The Midcoast Regional Redevelopment Authority (MRRA) is pleased to announce the opening of TechPlace, Brunswick Landing’s…


Steve Levesque’s TechPlace column from the Portland Press Herald

Maine Voices: Incubation process maximizes odds that new small businesses will survive, thrive By Steve Levesque, Executive Director, Midcoast Regional Redevelopment Authority BRUNSWICK — I recently had the opportunity to attend a conference in San Francisco where the focus was on how to support entrepreneurial development on closed military installations. Many of the speakers (public…