TechPlace Businesses Offered Discount to Attend New England Venture Summit on December 6th

New England Venture Summit Provides Startups Opportunity to Meet Investors Special discount:  Use promo code “MRRAVIP” and receive an extra $100 off the current rates. Come meet, interact and network with more than 500 VCs, Corporate VCs, angel investors, investment bankers and CEOs of the hottest early stage and emerging growth companies at the prestigious New…


STARC Systems Among Finalists for $50,000 LaunchPad Grant

Gorham Savings Bank Announces Finalists for $50,000 LaunchPad Grant A Big Impact on Small Business GORHAM, Maine, May 18, 2017 — Gorham Savings Bank, a leading Southern Maine financial services institution, has selected five early-stage Maine businesses as the finalists of its annual LaunchPad small business competition. From an applicant pool of over 130 businesses,…


Baxter Academy Students Enjoy TechPlace Visit During Maine Manufacturing Day

We hosted 30 students and faculty from Baxter Academy in Portland today at TechPlace as part of Maine Manufacturing Day. Students learned about lean manufacturing from Steve Westra of the Maine Manufacturing Extension Partnership. They took a short tour of TechPlace, which included a parts production demo by StudioV.

TechPlace Named New Business Venture of the Year at Chamber Event

Southern Midcoast Maine Chamber named TechPlace the recipient of the “New Business Venture of the Year” for demonstrated business growth, quality customer service and community contributions. The award ceremony took place Friday, January 15th at the Chamber’s annual celebration held at the new L.L.Bean Learning Commons at Southern Maine Community College’s Brunswick Landing campus. Sen.…


TechPlace Educational Series Upcoming Events: Human Resources Fundamentals for Small Businesses

TechPlace Educational Series All events are held at the TechPlace (74 Orion Street) Classroom 4 to 5:30 p.m. November 19, 2015 (Thursday) – Human Resources Fundamentals for Small Businesses If you are hiring employees or thinking of hiring employees, you can’t afford to miss this workshop. Without an in-house HR department, small businesses need to…


TechPlace Project Kicks Off With Wall-Breaking Ceremony

BRUNSWICK LANDING, Maine – The Midcoast Regional Redevelopment Authority hosted a wall-breaking ceremony on Thursday, Sept. 4th at former Navy Building 250, the future home of TechPlace, Brunswick Landing’s Technology Accelerator. Rep. Mike Michaud, Maine Department of Economic and Community Development Commissioner George Gervais, State Sen. Stan Gerzofski, and Brunswick Town Council Chair Benet Pols…