Growing and Expanding

If you’re a business owner interested in growing your business— whether you’re developing a new product/technology, expanding your production, or pursuing a new market— the University of Maine can help!

  • We have a wide breadth of advanced technology centers available that can help you solve problems related to manufacturing, pulp and paper, aquaculture, energy efficiency, composites, new media technology, and much more.
  • Our state-of-the-art food pilot plant is available to help processors, entrepreneurs, farmers, researchers and students in the food industry, helping guide and assist with safety, production, and testing.
  • Community members can access prototyping facilities, audio and video production spaces, resource libraries, performance and installation spaces, classrooms, and offices.
  • We offer free coaching to help you accomplish your business goals, test ideas, connect you to statewide resources (such as grant opportunities and college interns), and suggest office space where you can locate your business.

Not sure where to start?  We can help guide you to the right place.

Contact Renee Kelly.
Phone: 207.581.1454
Email: rwkelly@maine.edu