Maine Center for Entrepreneurs Hosts ‘Make It Maine’ Cocktail Reception at Expo East

The Maine Center for Entrepreneurs (MCE) is excited to announce the eagerly anticipated ‘Make It Maine’ Cocktail Reception, at the 2023 Natural Products Expo East trade show. This exclusive event will be held on Friday, September 22, from 3:00 to 5:00 pm at the Maine Food & Beverage Accelerators’ booth number 4087.

The ‘Make It Maine’ Cocktail Reception promises to be a celebration of Maine’s innovative, natural, and sustainable brands, showcasing the remarkable achievements of local entrepreneurs in the food and beverage industry. Attendees of Expo East are cordially invited to connect with Maine’s award-winning food producers while indulging in a delectable assortment of sustainably sourced, handcrafted foods.

Highlighting the event’s offerings will be signature Maine beverages, complemented by a tantalizing spread of surf & turf appetizers and mouth watering snacks. Whether your palate leans towards vegan, pescatarian, classic, or ethnic fare, the reception will present an array of healthy options, locally harvested from Maine’s hard working producers, farmers, fishermen, and foragers.

Sue Hanson, Manager of the Food Accelerator Programs at MCE, expressed her excitement: “Our food producers are devoted to developing the next generation of healthy foods and beverages. This reception is a fantastic opportunity for Expo East attendees to experience Maine’s culinary ingenuity.”

The ‘Make It Maine’ Cocktail Reception is not only a chance to savor remarkable flavors but also an opportunity for Expo East attendees to meet with Maine’s food producers and cultivate new collaborations and business prospects. The event aligns perfectly with MCE’s mission to foster entrepreneurship, innovation, and sustainable growth within Maine’s vibrant community.

Interested individuals are encouraged to register by visiting MCE’s website at mced.biz/expo-east.  Don’t miss the chance to experience the richness of Maine’s food and beverage culture while connecting with like-minded professionals and industry leaders.

For media inquiries contact: Sue Hanson, Food Accelerator Program Manager at the Maine Center for Entrepreneurs, Email: shanson@mced.biz / Phone: (207) 841-6098

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