Doing Business Here

Top 10 Reasons to Do Business Here

  1. Easy Access to Major Markets

    The I-95 corridor makes it easy to access major markets whether by train, plane, truck or automobile. We are just 30 minutes from the Portland Jetport and 90 minutes from Boston’s Logan Airport.

  2. We’re a Destination

    From tourism, hospitality, dining, health care, technology, retail and the arts to industry, farming and commercial fishing – our unique character shapes who we are.

  3. Year-round Opportunities

    We are a four-season community with a wide array of industries offering unlimited opportunities.

  4. We’re Business Friendly

    Our town leaders are ready to help with business and economic development.

  5. Outstanding Quality of Life

    Affordable homes, safe streets, outstanding schools, friendly people and some of the most beautiful seaside and agricultural landscapes in the world.

  6. A Can Do Spirit

    If you’re looking to team with a community committed to your success, you’ll find it here. Together we can make great things happen.

  7. Talented Workforce

    Maine people are well educated, hard working and loyal with historic experience in a variety of industries from manufacturing to hospitality and health care.

  8. Community Commitment

    Local businesses are owned by people who live here and engage and invest in our community’s future.

  9. A Unique Business Environment

    From tourism, hospitality, dining, health care, technology, retail and the arts to industry, farming and commercial fishing – our unique character shapes who we are.

  10. Excellent Infrastructure

    A history steeped in supporting business means you’ll find the infrastructure you need for your business to succeed, including excellent high schools, a local community college, a local private university and a state university. From the latest business technologies to an experienced, educated and loyal workforce, we have it all.