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415 Lisbon Street, PO Box 59 Lewiston, ME 04243-0059 Phone: 783-2249 Fax: 783-4481 Website: Email: November 18, 2010 Chamber Breakfast Speaker: Jake Ward, Vice President, University of Maine Program: University Research & Development Leads to Jobs in Maine Hosted by: Hilton Garden Inn Auburn - Riverwatch Spotlighters: Gipper’s Sports Grill Pathways Sasseville Chiropractic Sebago Technics Weatherization Wizards Paul Dionne, Author Sponsors:

Amcomm Wireless 550 Center Street, Auburn 207-786-2600 John Groder Amcomm Wireless is a privately owned Verizon Wireless premium retailer that is dedicated to bring the people of the Lewiston Auburn area the best customer service in the industry. They have the latest phones, best technologies and affordable pricing. They make sure the customer has the phones and/or accessories that are the best fit for their needs. Amcomm educates their customers on how to use their phone and assist them with setting up their phone. They will advocate for their customers by calling customer service for them when necessary to make sure that all of their issues are resolved. Bob Farrington Electric 671 Danville Corner Road, Auburn 207-240-2819 Bob Farrington Bob is a Master Electrician with over 35 years of experience in the electrical and maintenance field. From new installation to trouble shooting and repair of existing systems Bob Farrington Electric can do it! If you’re a home owner and need repairs or upgrading of your electrical system, from something as simple as just changing a switch or as big as installing a new system - Bob Farrington Electric can do it! If you’re a business owner and need help with new installation, modifications to improve efficiency, or just trouble shooting and repair of day to day problems - Bob Farrington Electric can do it! Call for a free estimate. Bryan Mills Licensed Massage Therapist 581 Main Street, Suite 1, Lewiston 207-344-5809 Bryan Mills Bryan Mills has been doing massage for about two and a half years after graduating from Central Maine School of Massage Therapy. In addition, he is also an Usui Reiki Master having specialized in that since September of 2009. Bryan offers professional Swedish massage at affordable rates at his Lewiston office and on site chair massage at your place of business. DealsInME 144 Main Street, Auburn Khristopher Lalemand 207-212-6746 DealsInME (Deals In M.E.) is a new website where you go to find the best deals in Maine. Get up to 90% off at your favorite restaurants, salons, spas, resorts and everything else fun to do in Maine. Each day they feature a new deal and that deal is only available for 24 hours so make sure to sign up or you might miss out on a deal you want! Sign up today at

Great Falls Model Railroad Club 144 Mill Street, Auburn Jerry Johnston Model railroading education is a major function of this non-profit 501(c)3 Education Foundation. Twice a year, they offer a model railroading class through the Auburn and Lewiston Adult Education programs. The club has an extensive library with books, magazines, slides and historical papers. As part of their community outreach and educational emphasis, club members provide special programs and take modular layouts to schools, museums, hospitals, nursing homes and public events. Several club members are certified Operation Lifesaver presenters who explain railroad safety to students and other groups of all ages, interests, and occupations. Presentations and railroad educational booths are also provided free of charge for company events and wellness programs. They sponsor the train show at the Auburn Middle School the first Saturday in November and the Christmas ExTRAINaganza at the club house on the last two weekends in November. Members of the club also produce the popular TRAIN TIME show on local cable access. Maine VOD 153 Main Street, Farmington 207-649-5979 Brian Pomerleau Maine VOD is a full service multimedia production company, headquartered in Topsham Maine. Providing the following business services: Branding & Identity Design, Print & Package Design, Website and New Media development, Marketing Video production, TV Production, Online Video Education, and Event taping and production services. Let them help you EXPLODE your ROI with fresh ideas from their world class creative team. Contact Brian for a free consultation. Rancourt & Co Shoecrafters 48 Commercial Street, Lewiston 207-782-1577 Michael Rancourt Rancourt & Company Shoecrafters has been a family of shoemakers since 1964. Now with its third generation, the family continues the proud tradition of producing handmade shoes in Lewiston/Auburn. Today brand names such Ralph Lauren with its iconic American image are finding a renewed interest in shoes made in America. As authenticity becomes more valuable in a mass market society consumers from around the world seek out unique products. At Rancourt & Company shoes are still made the way they have been for essentially hundreds of years. Their shoemakers create distinction and identity to every pair of shoes through and from their individual skills and experiences. Their shoes find acceptance from Tokyo to Johannesburg to Milan, reflecting a piece of America that is sometimes fashionable but never dated.

Reliable Networks of Maine 477 Congress Street, 5th Floor, Portland 207-772-5678 Mark Stone Reliable Networks delivers cost-effective technology management solutions to businesses nationwide. Their typical client relies on mission-critical applications and infrastructure, and requires a technology services provider who is proactive and can provide “Uptime. All the time.”TM. They offer superior customer service from seniorlevel engineers, each with more than a decade of experience. They intentionally do not act as a reseller of hardware nor software and support Windows, Apple and Linux systems equally, 24x7x365. To learn how your business can benefit from their proactive maintenance, automated monitoring, technology consulting and hosted and cloud -based services, visit their website or give them a call! Searchlight People Locators 295-B Lane Road, Greene 207-576-7815 Roger & Joan Hamann Ever think about that friend of yours back in elementary, high school or college who was always there for you? What about that guy or gal that went through basic military training with you and helped you get through it, one day at a time? Has your dad ever talked about the buddy he served with in WW II or Vietnam who was like a brother to him and wonders whatever happened to him after the war ended? Were you adopted and wonder if you've had contact with your birth parents and didn't realize it? You've been wondering all this it's time to find them. Let Searchlight People Locators find them for you! Follow them on Facebook!

Announcements November 18 Business After Hours at The Franco American Heritage Center sponsored by Austin Associates November 23 Kora Temple Feztival of Trees November 26 Turkey Tailgate & YPLAA Cookoff December 2 Seminar “Put Some Sizzle Into Your 2011 Market Plan” December 3 College for ME Awards Luncheon December 6 Know Your Chamber December 7 YPLAA Culture Crawl December 9 Chamber Breakfast at Ramada December 16 Business After Hours at Lost Valley December 21 Holiday Open House at the Chamber

November New Membership  

November New Membership