Buy Local Board Meeting
September 14, 2011
In attendance: Elliott Teel, Stacy Mitchell, Danielle Marks, Susan Tran, Jan Bietzer, Mary Marsh, Chris Busby, Bill Duggan, Nancy Lawrence, Kristen Smith, and Brianna McCabe.
Motion to accept last meetings minutes. All in favor, no changes.
Indie Biz Awards:
Downtown Worker Appreciation Day:
– How would you integrate buy local into the city purchasing process?
– What were your last five purchases?
– What resources does the city offer to small businesses and what will you do to make people aware? What would you add?
– What is Portland missing?
Minutes recorded by D. Marks
Aikido of Maine / Allagash Brewing Co. / angela adams / BENCHMARK Residential & Investment Real Estate / The Brand Company / Bull Feeney's / Caravan Beads / Casco Bay EyeCare / Casco Bay Frames & Gallery / Coffee By Design / CornerStone Building & Restoration / CrossFit Beacon / The Fish & Bone / Green Clean Maine / Joan Leitzer / Teel Law Office, LLC / Liquid Riot / Longfellow Books / Maine Business Immigration Coalition / Malone Commercial Brokers / Marsh Agency / Nine Stones / Nomads / OTTO / Philip Spalding / Old Port Magazine / Port Property Management / Portland Downtown / Portland Farmers’ Market / Portside Real Estate Group / Renys Department Store / Rich Nowak / Sebago Brewing Company / Stacy Mitchell / Supreme Clean / The SunriseGuide / Tsunami Tattoo / University Credit Union / Vervacious / Wellness Connection of Maine / XPress Copy / Young’s Furniture