Broadband and Small Business Forums Set for Lewiston, Bangor, Midcoast and Downeast

April 4, 2014

A series of free Broadband and Small Business Forums to help business owners leverage the power of Internet marketing and social media to grow their business will kick off Monday, April 7 in Lewiston.

The forums include an interactive presentation and question and answer session by marketing and communications expert Nancy Marshall, an introduction to the Maine Department of Economic and Community Development Governor’s Account Executives business development experts, networking with attendees, and take-home resources.

Space is limited for each forum and pre-registration is preferred. Please RSVP to the phone numbers listed with each event.

April 7, 5:00PM-7:00MPM, Lewiston High School, 156 East Avenue in Lewiston. The event will also be broadcast live by video to RSU 16 Adult Education, 129 Elm Street in Mechanic Falls and MSAD 52 Adult Education, 486 Turner Center Road in Turner. For more information call 795-4141 in Lewiston, 740-0417 in Mechanic Falls, or 225-1010 in Turner.

April 9, 5:30PM-7:30MPM, Machias Career Center, 53 Prescott Drive in Machias, and Calais Career Center, One College Drive in Calais. For more information call 255-1900 in Machias, or 255-0679 in Calais.

April 10, 5:00PM-7:00PM, United Technologies Center, 200 Hogan Road in Bangor, and Mattanawcook Academy, 33 Reed Drive in Lincoln. For more information call 942-5296 in Bangor or 290-0321 in Lincoln.

April 15, 5:00PM-7:00PM, Mid-Coast School of Technology, 1 South Main Street in Rockland, Wiscasset High School, 272 Gardiner Road in Wiscasset, and Mt. Ararat High School, 73 Eagles Way in Topsham. For more information call 596-7752 in Rockland, 882-9710 in Wiscasset, or 729-7323 in Topsham.

The forums are sponsored by the ConnectME Authority, the Maine Department of Education, and local Adult Education programs, and funded by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.