DAMARISCOTTA, Maine –Â The MidCoast Chamber Council will host a Regional Maine Office of Tourism seminar for MidCoast region businessesÂ from 9 to 11:30 a.m.Â Tuesday, Nov. 1,Â at the Skidompha Public Library. Light refreshments will be generously provided by Rising Tide Community Market of Damariscotta. Admission to the event is free to members of any of the MidCoast region Chambers of Commerce. Seminar presenters will include Carolann Ouellette, Director of the Maine Office of Tourism, and Maine Office of Tourism vendors Portland Webworks and Davidson-Peterson Associates.
The eventâ€™s seminars will provide local business owners with practical advice and information they can use immediately, including: Maine Office of Tourism resources and services for Maine businesses; how to add events and businesses to the VisitMaine.com website; MOT partners site resources; MidCoast regional information on visitors and residents and how it can enhance marketing efforts; and tips and tricks for using Google Analytics, online surveys, email marketing, and online advertising to market a business.
MidCoast Chamber Council President Carolyn Farkas-Noe said of the upcoming seminar, â€śWeâ€™re thrilled to host this event. Attendees will walk away with a wealth of knowledge on cutting-edge marketing and advertising techniques, and of the Maine Office of Tourismâ€™s many resources for local businesses.â€ť
The MidCoast Chamber Council is a regional alliance of six Chambers of Commerce of the MidCoast Region of Maine (Southern Midcoast Maine Chamber, Damariscotta Region Chamber of Commerce, Boothbay Harbor Region Chamber of Commerce, Penobscot Bay Regional Chamber of Commerce, Union Area Chamber of Commerce, Belfast Area Chamber of Commerce) and Searportâ€™s Economic Development Committee. The chambers cooperate to market the MidCoast as a region, lending power and breadth to their individual efforts. The Council produces materials for tourism kiosks, educates the Maine Office of Tourism and Governor of Maine’s Office on major activities and events in the region, oversees an informational phone line for the region, and administers the MidCoastâ€™s website.
For more information, call 725-8797 ext. 4.
Contact Name: Carolyn Farkas-Noe
Telephone Number: (207)725-8797