Congratulations to all of the 2022

LaunchPad Finalists

Anna Ford, Ian Campbell, Nancy Brown

Bookclubs

Camden

Bookclubs makes organizing a book club simple with tools to build community, choose books, schedule meetings, and discover what to read next.

LaunchPad 2022 Finalist, Bookclubs
Jen Levin

True Fin (Gulf of Maine Sashimi)

Portland

True Fin pays harvesters more for quality catch to offer the only line of domestically local, premium seafood to discerning buyers nationally.

LaunchPad 2022 Finalist, True Fin
Sam Miller

Maine Food Group

Brunswick

Maine Food Group is a Maine-based value-added ingredient processor and specialty foods manufacturer that focuses on shelf stable and frozen food.

LaunchPad 2022 Finalist, Maine Food Group
Erin Flett

Studio e Flett Design

Gorham

Studio e Flett Design is a bold, colorful lifestyle brand that draws, silk screens and sews a line of accessories and home goods.

LaunchPad 2022 Finalist, Erin Flett
Melissa LaCasse, Christopher LaCasse, Bill Kearns

Tanbark Molded Fiber Products

Saco

Tanbark has unique expertise, first mover advantage, and technologically advanced solutions for an emerging market demanding sustainable, compostable packaging.

LaunchPad 2022 Finalist, Tanbark

Attend The

Live Pitch Event

See Maine’s top startups pitch live to compete for GSB’s $50,000 grant on Tuesday, June 7 at UNE’s Innovation Hall (Portland Campus)!

The finalists will also field questions from our panel of judges. It all factors into the final decision. It’s a short window of time to make a big impression. Don’t miss it.