SKOWHEGAN, Maine - As Americans become increasingly health conscious and food savvy, the demand for more wholesome, natural ingredients is on the rise. As part of this trend, centuries-old heritage grains are being re-introduced to consumers by farmers, food producers and food...read more / comment
BAR HARBOR, Maine - Most people know about the abundance of beauty and outdoor adventure that Bar Harbor and nearby Acadia National Park offers its visitors. What they may not know is that Bar Harbor also features a bounty of epicurean delights that rival those of much larger cities. On May 15-18, that bounty will be on display during the Bar Harbor Chamber of Commerce 4th...read more / comment
BELGRADE LAKES, Maine - CEO Nancy Marshall of Nancy Marshall Communications, will present "Creating Your Personal Brand," at the Maine Lakes Resource Center, Wednesday, April 16 at 8:30 a.m.
Offered by the Belgrade Lakes Region Business Group (BLRBG), Marshall's presentation covers reputation management and the importance of creating...read more / comment
AUGUSTA, Maine - Nancy Marshall, CEO of Nancy Marshall Communications (NMC), is proud to announce that the Bar Harbor Chamber of Commerce has retained her agency for ongoing media and public relations services beginning April 1, 2014.NMC President Charlene Williams, Chamber Executive Director Chris Fogg, and NMC CEO Nancy Marshall
"Everyone on my team is...read more / comment
AUGUSTA, Maine - Matt Rideout, interactive marketing manager at Nancy Marshall Communications (NMC), presented a marketing and social media seminar for Kennebec Valley Chamber of Commerce's Brown Bag Lunch on Wednesday, March 5.
Rideout's seminar included details on how a marketing funnel can be used to educate prospective customers and create top-of-mind awareness for...read more / comment
CARRABASSETT VALLEY, Maine - Carrabassett Valley Academy (CVA) is pleased to announce the following student/athletes have earned the honor of representing the USA at this year's Federation International de Ski (FIS) Junior World Championships: Rollie Zagnoli '14 (boardercross), Keegan Kilbride '14 (park & pipe skiing), Nessa...read more / comment
WATERVILLE, Maine—Today, The Maine Children's Home for Little Wanderers announced the Council on Accreditation (COA) granted Renewal Hague Accreditation for the agency's international adoption program. Hague Accreditation establishes safeguards to ensure intercountry adoption occurs in the best interest of children and families and in accordance to adoption principles.... read more / comment
WATERVILLE, Maine - Nancy Marshall, a graduate of Colby College Class of 1982, and parent of a current student, Craig Marshall, Class of 2015, spoke to Professor Tom Morrione's Nonprofit Organizations and Philanthropy class about marketing and public relations for nonprofits. This is the fourth year in a row that she has spoken in this particular class with Professor Morrione...read more / comment
AUGUSTA, Maine - On Feb. 12, Nancy Marshall, The PR Maven™ and Julie Cunningham of Julie Cunningham Color© presented "Personal Branding From the Inside Out and the Outside In" to the Kennebec Valley Chamber of Commerce Women's Network at The Senator Inn and Spa in Augusta. The presentation included information on personal brand development,...read more / comment
AUGUSTA, Maine - Nancy Marshall Communications Account Executive Kevin Gove was the guest speaker at a recent meeting of the Kennebec Valley Business Connections networking group at Skowhegan Savings in Augusta.
Gove gave a presentation on content marketing that covered strategies and tactics for sharing informational business content through owned media channels like...read more / comment
CARRABASSETT VALLEY, Maine - Once again, Carrabassett Valley Academy (CVA) will be represented at the Winter Olympic Games by its talented alumni. Three CVA alumni/athletes will compete for the United States in their respective sports and two alumni will travel to Sochi as team coaches. They include: alpine ski racer Bode Miller, aerialist...read more / comment
GARDINER, Maine - Summit Natural Gas of Maine has announced the company is providing natural gas service to the Laura E. Richards Elementary School in Gardiner, one of the three schools in the city that have made the conversion to natural gas. Natural gas service is also now available in Gardiner for many...read more / comment
WATERVILLE, Maine — On Thursday, Jan. 16, 130 supporters of The Maine Children's Home for Little Wanderers celebrated the agency's 115-year history at their annual dinner. The event raised more than $27,500 for the yearly fundraising campaign.
Held at the Waterville Elks Lodge, the event included dinner, a silent auction, and an awards ceremony to recognize employees,...read more / comment
SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine - Today Jeff Kane, President of National Distributors, Inc. and Frank J. Gaziano's son-in-law, announced the winners of the Frank J. Gaziano Memorial Offensive and Defensive Lineman Awards during a luncheon ceremony at the...read more / comment
AUGUSTA, Maine - On Feb. 12 at 11:15 a.m., Nancy Marshall, known as The PR Maven™ and Julie Cunningham of Julie Cunningham Color© will present a program called "Personal Branding From the Inside Out and the Outside In" to the Kennebec Valley Chamber of Commerce Women's Network. The public is welcome to attend. The fee is $20 for chamber members and $30 for non-members.... read more / comment
BELFAST, Maine - On Jan. 1, the award-winning Comfort Inn Ocean's Edge became a Fireside Inn & Suites property. The inn, owned by Lafayette Hotels of Bangor, has been renamed the Fireside Inn & Suites Ocean's Edge.View of Fireside Inn & Suites
Ocean's Edge from the water.
"We have chosen to end our franchise relationship with Comfort Inn,"...read more / comment
SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine - Six finalists have been named for the annual Frank J. Gaziano Memorial Offensive and Defensive Lineman Awards, according to Jeff Kane, president of National Distributors, Inc. and Frank Gaziano's son-in-law.
The first place offensive and defensive lineman winners and four runners-up...read more / comment
WATERVILLE, Maine — On Thursday, January 16, Governor Paul LePage will be the featured speaker at The Maine Children's Home for Little Wanderers' annual dinner at the Waterville Elks Lodge at 6 p.m.
The event includes dinner, silent auction and an awards ceremony, and brings together employees, community members and businesses that support the 115-year-old agency. Each...read more / comment
WATERVILLE, Maine — On December 31, 2013, Debra Levenseller joined The Maine Children's Home for Little Wanderers' Harland Turner Family Counseling Center as clinical director and adoption supervisor.
In her new role, Levenseller will be responsible for providing supervision and consultation to The Maine Children's Home's clinical staff. She will oversee diagnosis,...read more / comment
AUGUSTA, Maine - Natural gas is now flowing to Cony High School, making the city of Augusta the first Summit Natural Gas of Maine customer to receive natural gas service as part of the company's planned $460 million investment to construct natural gas infrastructure in the state. In the next few weeks...read more / comment