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Join us at the Business Expo -
Wed., April 13 at the Samoset
The booths are all booked and now we're looking forward to an amazing day of networking, hiring, and engagement at our popular Business & Community Expo, returning to the Samoset Resort on Wednesday, April 13, 2 to 7 PM. The Expo presents an opportunity to meet and network with close to 100 local businesses and non-profits, all under one roof!

Job seekers are welcome and encouraged to attend the Business Expo to connect with a wide variety businesses who are currently hiring.

While the Expo takes the place of our Business After Hours for this month, there will be a cash bar available from 2pm to 7pm, and our room sponsors will provide complimentary appetizers in each exhibit room at 5pm.

Links below allow you to see the entire list of Expo Exhibitors and, to help us spread the word, print out and display our Expo Poster.
Thank you, and see you on Wednesday!
Thank you to our Expo Sponsors:
Add your Easter offering to our list!
Easter is April 17! Our members are coming up with meaningful, clever (and delicious!) ways to help you celebrate Easter this spring. From church services to chocolate bunnies, these offers are sure to bring smiles to all faces this Easter. And if your business is hopping to it, please add your listing here.
Chamber Gala set for May 20
Save the date! Make plans to join us for our annual Gala Awards Dinner as we celebrate and recognize those who have made extraordinary contributions to our region last year. Mark your calendar now for Friday, May 20 at the Samoset. More details coming very soon!
PBMC offers recovery-ready employer training - next session is April 12
Pen Bay Medical Center is hosting a series on how to become a recovery-friendly worksite as part of the hospital’s ongoing work to support individuals in recovery who live and work in Knox County. Whether a local business is looking to hire individuals in recovery or better support individuals with substance use disorder (SUD) who are already employed to increase retention and decrease healthcare costs, this series will provide information on how to break down stigma and bias and support employees with SUD. More...
Your Photo Could be Worth $100!
The Maine’s MidCoast & Islands regional tourism organization is seeking photos to help promote our region, and they will be paying $100 for every photo they select between now and May 1. For all the details, including how to enter your photos, continue reading here.
Your business or organization can be in the "Featured Member" spotlight!
Each week, the Chamber features one of our members here in our Friday Report e-newsletter (distributed to over 2,000 emails), and on our Facebook (6,000 followers) and Instagram (1,100 followers) pages. Featured Member posts will link directly to your profile page on the Chamber website.

Please click below to complete the two easy steps to be considered as a Featured Member. Featured Members will be chosen randomly from the submissions received. We invite you to take advantage of this great Chamber member benefit to promote your business.
Reach 1,800 Business Leaders Weekly -
Advertise in the Friday Report
The Chamber is pleased to introduce a new marketing initiative for members: Advertising in the Friday Report e-Newsletter. The Friday Report boasts a weekly circulation of nearly 1,800 and impressive stats.

Click below to learn more about this unique opportunity to present your message to a targeted audience or to reserve your space.
Since 1898, J. Edward Knight & Co. has provided quality protection for individuals & families throughout the Mid-Coast region. We offer world class protection for your Auto, Home, Business, Liability and Life Insurance, meaning that you’re covered today as well as in the future, with an agency whose dedication to service is strictly paramount. We invite you to contact us with your insurance needs.
To learn more about becoming a Featured Member, click here.
Member News...
Submit your news releases to Amy@CamdenRockland.com.
Life Drawing Show at Page Gallery
Page Gallery is pleased to host Camden Life Drawing, a community figure drawing group, this April. The exhibition will open with a reception at Page Gallery, 23 Bay View Street in Camden, from 4:00 – 6:00 pm on Sunday, April 10th and will be on display through April 16th. More...

Profiles in service at Mid-Coast School of Technology Adult Education
What do a welder, and artist, a retail worker, and a special education teacher have in common? It turns out that the pleasure of engaging with mature learners connects those who offer Adult Ed courses at MCST. More...

Seeking Volunteers for Spring Clean-Up in the Camden Amphitheatre
The Camden Public Library is looking for volunteers to help with the annual Amphitheatre Spring Clean-Up Day on Friday, April 29, from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Volunteers should arrive in the Camden Amphitheatre a little before 11:00 am with supplies like leaf rakes, pruning shears, weeding tools, tarps, and work gloves. Parks Director Dave Jackson will organize the crew and assign tasks. “We are grateful for the community’s help with our National Historic Landmark! The Amphitheatre needs some TLC to prepare for outdoor enjoyment in the warmer months ahead,” says Jackson. For more information, and to sign-up to volunteer, email dpjackson@librarycamden.org.
Fisher Employees Support United Midcoast Charities
When it snows, bright yellow FISHER® plows appear on trucks throughout the region, keeping residents safe by clearing roads and driveways. But even when the snow stops flying, a growing number of FISHER® employees work quietly behind the scenes to ensure that people in need receive housing, food, health care, and other services. More...

Members in the Spotlight...
Midcoast Federal Credit Union Welcomes New Employee
Midcoast FCU welcomes Haley Chapman as its Member Services Representative for its Thomaston and Edgecomb locations. Haley has a robust background in customer service, and while she has enjoyed her time serving customers in a retail setting, she is excited to plant her feet with Midcoast FCU. More...

Bangor Savings Bank Promotes Moffatt and Pope
Bangor Savings Bank announces the promotions of two leaders: Lannie Moffatt to Chief Operating Officer and Kim Pope to Chief Banking Officer. As industry experts and tenured leaders at Bangor Savings Bank, they bring a depth of expertise, knowledge, and community commitment to their new roles. More...
Member Events...
Our online calendar is your guide to live & virtual events in the Camden-Rockland Region. Click here to view.

Have an event to share? Members are invited to share events on the Chamber Calendar. Login to your Chamber Profile Page to get started.
Member to Member Marketplace...
Have an offer to share?
Members are invited to email Amy@CamdenRockland.com with details of goods, programs, products, or services they would like to offer to their fellow members. Please limit your offer to headline + 75 words and include an end date not to exceed 1 month.
Chamber Board of Directors

Sheila Lowe, Chair

Jake Miller, Vice Chair

Jeffrey Hamilton, Past Chair

Richard 'Sandy' Cox, Secretary

Steve Matteo, Treasurer

Chris Austin

Maggi Blue

Jodie Heal

Martha Kempe

Celia Knight

Diane Lebson

Joan LeMole

Richard Lyon

Rick Manning

Michelle Peacock

Dan Pease

Garry Schwall

Laura Tracy
Chamber Staff

Tom Peaco

Amy Rollins

Diane Norton

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Camden, ME 04843 
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Rockland, ME 04841
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