Are you a Maine food entrepreneur or producer looking to boost your business to the next level?
Portland Food Launch is June 22nd at Thompson's Point in Portland. This is Maine’s premier one-day celebration of local food. The morning and afternoon will include educational sessions and networking for food entrepreneurs in three tracks: Startup, Scale-up and Accelerate. After 5PM, the festival will include a celebration of local food, art, and music.
The day will include major announcements regarding the Greater Portland Sustainable Food Production Cluster.
How is the beer industry revitalizing Maine's economy? Where are the future opportunities? What role to potato farmers and economic development officers have to play in all of this? You're invited to join us tomorrow at Husson University for a panel discussion on craft beer's economic impact in Maine. ...
More Than Just Beer: How the Brewing Industry Impacts the State
April 27, 2017, 3:00pm - April 27, 2017, 3:00pm
The panel discussion will focus on the craft beer industry’s significant contributions to our state’s economy. According to a recent economic impact study released by the Maine Brewers’ Guild, the Maine brewing industry employed 1,632 people directly, and helped support the creation of 545 additional jobs in other industries. In addition, the study estimated that Maine’s brewing industry had an economic impact of nearly $228 million in 2016.
Following the event, attendees are encouraged to stop by Nocturnem for a "Networking Happy Hour" with available members of the panel.
- Andrew Geaghan, Owner & Head Brewer, Geaghan Brothers Brewing Co.
- D'arcy Main-Boyington, Director of Economic Development, Brewer
- Gene Beck, Owner, Nocturnem Draft Haus & The Growler Bus
- Jacob Buck, Co-Founder, Maine Malt House
- Sean Sullivan, Executive Director for the Maine Brewers' Guild
Position 1- Assistant Maltster Full time Malt production focused activities (~80% of time) Ensure QC standards of the malthouse are being met Warehouse, facilities maintenance, and misc. projects (~20% time) Physical work and heavy lifting required Requires some nights and weekends Compensation competitive for the industry
Position 2-Assistant Maltster/Malthouse Manager
Full time Malt production focused activities (~50-60% of time) Responsible for Malthouse Management (40-50% of time), including Scheduling production activities (including cleaning) Scheduling and managing production staff Upholding high QC standards of the malthouse Coordinate pulling and shipping out orders Inventorying raw materials, finished product, and production materials Scheduling maintenance (facility and equipment) and performing some maintenance Improving process and documentation when/where needed Sharing "on call" duties with Maltsters (i.e. Joel, Maltster/CEO and David, Maltster/Sales) Physical work and heavy lifting required Requires some nights and weekends Compensation competitive for the industry ...
Airline TrALE Run 5k/10k Benefitting Sarah's House
April 22, 2017, 11:00am - April 22, 2017, 6:00pm
First ever...Airline TrALE Run 5K/10K Benefitting Sarah's House of Maine...Come run or walk on April 22nd. Hosted by Airline Brewing Company the 10K course takes you from the brewery to the scenic trails of the Amherst Mountains Community Forest, including the beautiful Ducktail Pond. Expect to be challenged with hills, mud and technical trails. The 5K course takes you through the scenic woods adjacent to the brewery and of course a drink will be waiting for your return👍😋. Sign up at www.runreg.com/airline-trale-5k10k ..Cheers🌲🌳🍻🍻