Established over 100 years ago, Quoddy is a high-end, hand-sewn shoe manufacturer.

New England Forestry

The wood industry is one of the largest employers in the state of Maine accounting for approximately 19,000 jobs.

St. Croix Tissue

In Baileyville, on the far east corner of Maine’s easternmost county, some workers drive from as far as two hours to reach the high-quality jobs at Woodland Pulp LLC (Woodland). Like many of Maine’s pulp and paper mills, the Woodland facility has struggled in recent years, putting320 existing jobs at risk. Purchased by International Grand […]

Athens Biomass

The Maine Woods Pellet Company, an existing successful vertically-integrated, third-generation family owned white wood pellet manufacturing and timberland business based on a 55-acre site in rural Athens, Maine, added a new all-in-one biomass processor, boiler and steam turbine power generation unit to help reduce its energy costs. The project gives the pellet business the ability […]

Walter Graff, Senior Vice President, Appalachian Mountain Club, Boston, Massachusetts

The NMTC has been instrumental in helping us build a sustainable nature-based tourism operation in Northern Maine as well as providing jobs for a natural resource based economy. Without NMTC we would not have been able to promote a sustainable economy in a region facing economic decline and young people flight. Creating a nature based […]