Welcome to Maine PTAC!

Eastern Maine Development Corporation (EMDC) is a private, non-profit organization established in 1967. The Corporation is located in Bangor, Maine and serves the four Eastern Counties of Maine: Hancock, Penobscot, Piscataquis Counties as well as portions of Waldo County.

EMDC's service area covers almost 11,000 square miles with a population of 257,334 and is the largest economic development district in Maine. Our professional staff members are divided into three service areas - business, community and workforce.

Each day EMDC strives to connect business owners with the tools they need to succed.

Maine PTAC is part of a nationwide network of Procurement Technical Assistance Centers, or PTACs. We work with Maine-based companies that are interested in selling their products and/or services to local, state or federal government agencies, either as prime contractors or subcontractors. Maine PTAC's experienced counselors provide a wide range of counseling services to assist Maine PTAC clients market to government agencies and government prime contractors.

Last year Maine PTAC Clients reported sales of over $226 million in goods and services to the government market. If you want to make selling to the government a part of your overall business marketing plan, Maine PTAC’s professional staff will educate you and give you the technical tools you need to get started.