CHAMBER NEWS | July 5, 2019
Thanks to our Premium Members:
Camden Office:
2 Public Landing
Camden, ME 04843 

Rockland Office:
1 Park Drive,
Rockland, ME 04841

Our Visitor Centers are
now open 7 days a week: 
Mon. - Fri., 9 am - 5 pm;
Sat. - Sun., 10 am - 4 pm.

Chamber News and Happenings...
Thank you to our renewing Premium Member!
The Chamber would like to recognize and thank Eaton Peabody, a Premium Member who recently renewed their exceptional support of the Chamber for the fourth consecutive year:
The Chamber's Premium Membership Program offers a limited number of members consistent and highly-visible promotion throughout the year, designed to increase the exposure and recognition of your business.

To learn more about the Premium Membership Program, please contact Diane Norton, Director of Member Marketing & Development, at or 207-691-0131.
Next Business After Hours
is July 10th from 5 to 7 pm

Come socialize with fellow Chamber members on  Wednesday, July 10, from 5 to 7 pm, at  Maine Sport Outfitters, located at 115 Commercial Street, Rockport. Mix and mingle with your peers from around the region, and check out what's new at Maine Sport. They'll be keeping the store open until 7:30 pm that evening for your shopping pleasure. Hope to see you there!
Would your business like to host a
2020 Business After Hours?

Our 2019 Business After Hours calendar is full, but there are still plenty of months available in 2020 for your business or organization to host our most popular monthly networking and promotional vehicle. Contact today to review available dates and sponsorship details.
Welcome, new Chamber members!
The following businesses and organizations have joined the
Penobscot Bay Regional Chamber of Commerce since April 25, 2019:

Thank you for your support of the Chamber!
A Call for Visitor Center Courtesy Bags
Does your business have a branded reusable shopping bag that you would like to put in the hands of Chamber Visitor Center patrons? With bag ordinances now in effect in Camden and Rockland, reusable shopping bags are a welcome give-away item. We ask for no more than 100 per business to start, and due to limited storage, we ask you to contact us before dropping off bags. If you are interested in participating in this program, contact Elizabeth Burrell at or call her at 207-596-0376.
Jewel Spotlight:
Our Communities
The Penobscot Bay Regional Chamber of Commerce encompasses 27 communities in and surrounding Knox County. Did you know that you can find population data, tax rates, local government contact information, and much more in The Jewel? Visit page 144 of this year's regional guide to learn more.

Find these gems - and many more - in The Jewel of the Maine Coast, your definitive resource for living, working, and playing in the Camden-Rockland Region!
Chamber Award Nominations now open!
Nominate an outstanding business, organization or individual for one of our prestigious Annual Awards. The nomination form is now open at All winners will be honored at the Chamber Gala later this fall.
Maine Invites You 2020
Summer has just begun, but we’re already looking ahead to plans for tourism in 2020! The Chamber will again be partnering with the Maine Tourism Association for a co-op advertising section in the state’s primary tourism publication, Maine Invites You. The publication is also available as an online flipbook, and this year’s edition can be seen here. For more information on advertising in the 2020 edition of Maine Invites You, contact Tom Peaco at the Chamber at 596-0376 or , or Tricia Cooke at the Maine Tourism Association at 623-5644 or .  
Member News...
Submit your news releases to Amy Rollins for inclusion in our Friday Report: Member News edition, published every other week. Member news releases are always available for viewing on the Chamber website. Click here to read the latest.