Contents: Workforce Update, New Member Update, Member Spotlight on The Ecology School & More
September 2019
A Key Area Challenge
What's the biggest impediment to continued economic growth right now in the Biddeford & Saco region?

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New Member Update

* Wizardly Media - This company specializes in the development of custom content such as videos, copy and related media for partners to utilize in their marketing and online posting activities

* Academy of Dance - The Academy of Dance is York County's largest dance studio, and offers a wide variety of dance classes for all ages in their beautiful new facility on Elm St. in Biddeford

* A. Duie Pyle - This regional leader in transportation, logistics and warehousing recently opened a state-of-the-art distribution center in Saco ... reach out to them for any and all trucking or distribution needs

* AV Renthouse Inc. - AV Renthouse provides state-of-the-art audio-visual rental and consulting services, and are your ideal technical partner for events, weddings, business meetings and more

* Hampton Inn Kennebunk - This new hotel serves the region with premium and spacious rooms as well as top-notch business meeting and conference space and services, and is conveniently located off Rt. 95 for easy access
Monthly Member Spotlight:
The Ecology School
We recently met with the team from The Ecology School to learn more about their exciting new developments...

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Free Business Planning Course
New Ventures Maine, part of the Univ. of Maine at Augusta, is offering a local business planning course that covers new business topics in depth.

For more information, PLEASE CLICK HERE
River Jam 5K Walk/Run on September 21st

As part of the fun-filled River Jam weekend in Biddeford, there is the annual 5K run/walk from Rotary Park to Mechanics Park that Saturday morning September 21st. The Chamber will be fielding a team, please join us!

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Free Business Breakfast Forum Sept. 19th

The Journal Tribune, part of Masthead Media, is hosting a free breakfast session focused on the latest trends driving the commercial real estate market in Saco & Biddeford. It will take place at Peoples Choice Credit Union in Saco from 7:30 - 9:00am on Sept. 19th.

York County Senior College Fall Registration

A number of interesting classes are being offered this fall through the York County Senior College, many in Saco at the UMA Saco Center Facility. Their mission is to provide low-cost educational and social opportunities for residents aged 50+.

For the Fall 2019 Class Schedule, CLICK HERE
Create a Social Media Video for your Business
Chamber member Your Real Estate Team @ Keller-Williams is continuing to produce free videos promoting your business to post on social media. The videos are easy to do and are a few minutes long. We've been getting great feedback. If you're interested, please contact them at:
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