Press Releases

Penobscot County Commissioner Peter Baldacci, U.S. Rep. Mike Michaud to Discuss Katahdin Region Economic Development Efforts at Press Conference

December 17, 2018
Eastern Maine – Eastern Maine Development Corporation (EMDC) is hiring an Economic Development Director to serve the Katahdin Region. The position will be the catalyst to Katahdin region economic...
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EMDC Names CFO and Director of Lending & Investments to Revitalize Financial Management Systems and Lending Program

November 13, 2018
Eastern Maine – Eastern Maine Development Corporation (EMDC) is pleased to announce that Russell Begin will join the organization as Chief Financial Officer on November 19th. The non-profit has also...
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New Business Resource Highlights Multi-Agency Partnerships, Offers Assistance to Entrepreneurs

November 13, 2018
Bangor – Eastern Maine Development Corporation (EMDC), Four Directions Development Corporation (FDDC), MaineStream Finance, New Ventures Maine, SCORE, Maine Small Business Development Corporation...
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Raye’s Mustard Mill Museum Receives Non-Profit Status and $133,222 USDA Rural Development Grant

October 8, 2018
Grant Awarded to EMDC to provide technical assistance to businesses in the City of Eastport & Raye’s Mustard Mill Eastport, Maine – Raye’s Mustard Mill Museum of Eastport received...
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Lee Umphrey Named as CEO of Eastern Maine Development Corporation (EMDC)

August 2, 2018
Bangor, ME – Following an extensive national search, the Board of Directors of Eastern Maine Development Corporation (EMDC) voted unanimously on July 26, 2018 to hire Lee Umphrey as EMDC’s...
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