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Maine Development Foundation


MDF 38th Annual Meeting

Connecting Leadership for Economic Growth


September 27th, 2016
MDF Annual Meeting: 9:30a.m. - 1:30p.m.
(Registration & Networking 9-9:30a.m.)
Leadership Maine Alumni Breakfast: 8:00 - 9:00a.m.
(LMA Registration 7:30a.m.)


Holiday Inn By The Bay
88 Spring Street, Portland, ME 04101 | Directions

 2016 Annual Meeting Photographs


Congratulation's to the 2016 award winners!

·       Champion of Economic Development – Goodwill Industries of Northern New England

·       Champion of Economic Development – Our Katahdin

·       Champion of Economic Development Development – Platz Associates

·       Champion of Economic Development – Sappi North America

·       Downtown Visionary Award – Terry Ann Holden

·       Kenneth M. Curtis Award – Robin Zinchuk

And to Keynote Speakers:  

Carlton N. Owen, President & CEO of the U.S. Endowment for Forestry and Communities 

Dr. Carolyn J. Lukensmeyer, Executive Director of the National Institute for Civil Discourse

MDF would also like to thank the following for their generous sponsorship:
Lead Sponsor: Bangor Savings Bank
Media SponsorMainebiz 
The Jackson Laboratory
Nellie Mae 
Eastern Maine Healthcare Systems
Poland Spring
Maine Community Foundation
University of New England
Palmer-King Consultants
The Betterment Fund
Eaton Peabody
CEI, Inc.
Saint Joseph's College
Headlight Audio Visual 
Amtrak Downeaster 




From the North:
Follow I-295 South to Forest Ave in Portland, exit 6A
Bear right onto State St. to Spring St. and turn left onto Spring St.
Holiday Inn Portland – By The Bay will be on your right

From the South:
Follow I-95 North to I-295 North (exit 44)
Take Exit 4, over the Veterans Memorial Bridge and onto Commercial St.
Turn left onto High St. then right onto Spring Street.
Holiday Inn Portland – By The Bay will be on your right



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