2018 FINALISTS

On June 5th, One of These Promising

MAINE BUSINESSES

WILL WIN $50,000

 

 

American Roots
Whitney Reynolds, Ben Waxman
American Roots
Westbrook, ME

American Roots is a family-run manufacturer that makes 100% American-made, Union-made customized apparel using 100% USA-sourced raw materials, creating good paying jobs in our community.

Bangs Island Mussels
Matthew Moretti, Gary Moretti
Bangs Island Mussels
Portland, ME

Bangs Island Mussels is a family-owned and operated sustainable aquaculture company. They farm-raise mussels, scallops and kelp locally in Casco Bay.

Blue Ox Malthouse
Joel Alex
Blue Ox Malthouse
Lisbon Falls, ME

Blue Ox Malthouse turns raw grain into malt that both pushes differentiation for craft brewers and provides Maine farmers access to a growing agricultural market.

North Spore
Eliah Thanhauser
North Spore
Westbrook, ME

North Spore produces specialty mushrooms, mushroom products and mushroom spawn, and is changing the way the world interacts with mushrooms through innovation and education.

Wallace James
Kim Ortengren, Kate Harnden
Wallace James
Portland, ME

Wallace James provides the ability to design, develop and produce garments all under one roof with a dedication to the education process at each phase.

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