CHAMBER NEWS | October 25, 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
open 5 days a week: 
Monday - Friday,
10 am - 4 pm in Camden
9 am - 4 pm in Rockland

Chamber News and Happenings...
Join the Penobscot Bay Regional Chamber of Commerce
for our annual Gala Awards Dinner,
as we celebrate and recognize those who have made
extraordinary contributions to our region in the past year.

Samoset Resort
Thursday, November 14, 2019
5:00 pm

$95 per person;
supporting sponsorships and
full table of ten reservations are also available.

The Gala dinner menu, schedule for the evening,
overnight lodging information,
and event sponsors can be found here.

Please book online by November 8.

Our 2019 Annual Award winners are:

Beacon Award - Nebo Lodge/The Turner Farm  
Community Service Award - Dr. Paul Klainer  
Economic Enhancement Award –  Lyman-Morse  
Environmental Leader Award –  ScrapDogs Community Compost 
New Building Award - Earth Candy/Earth Flow + Fire  
Small Business of the Year - Gartley & Dorsky Engineering and Surveying 
Special Recognition Award - Bernice Berger 
Community Person of the Year – To be announced at the Gala 

Plus, milestone anniversary awards will be given
to the following businesses/organizations:

Saltwater Farm Campground



The Camden Herald

Thank you to our major sponsors:
Gala Sponsorship Opportunities still available!
We have a limited number of Honoree Sponsorships available.
Includes sponsorship of the Honoree Award Video, 2 Tickets for the Honoree, and either 2 Tickets or 10 Tickets (1 Table) for your business, depending on the level you choose. Contact Diane Norton,
Director of Member Marketing & Development to learn more: or 207-691-0131.
2020 Jewel Ad Sales Coming to a Close
Your Display Advertisement in the Jewel  receives attention and traction in three ways:

  1. In the Jewel Magazine (65,000 published)
  2. In the Jewel Flipbook (free, digital version of the Jewel Magazine), viewed in 49 states and 33 foreign countries last year
  3. As part of the Video Display of revolving Jewel ads, located in both Information Centers (new for 2020) 

Member benefit: Only PBRCC Members are eligible to advertise in the Jewel . For advertising info, contact Diane Norton, Director of Member Marketing & Development, at 207-691-0131, or via email at . Deadline for space reservations is today!
12@12 is Nov. 5, 11:30 am - 1 pm
Would you like to participate in a FREE lunch with 12 Chamber members and our Executive Director and Board Chair? 12@12 is a great opportunity to network and discuss the current business climate in a small setting. Pen Bay Medical Center is our host. To attend our November event - or any of our upcoming lunch dates - click here.
Next Business After Hours is November 6
5 - 7 pm
Maine Lighthouse Museum

Our friends at Heal Accounting and the Midcoast Chapter of the Maine Women's Network are pleased to co-sponsor this month's Business After Hours, which will be held at the Maine Lighthouse Museum, 1 Park Drive, Rockland. Hope to see you there!
Would your business like to host a
2020 Business After Hours?
There are still a few 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.
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.