The Women’s Business Center at CEI: Southern Maine

The The Women’s Business Center at CEI: Southern Maine serves entrepreneurs starting or growing a business in Cumberland, Lincoln, Sagadahoc, and York counties.

Our office is located in Portland. Our business counselors work virtually and over the phone to offer free one-on-one business counseling.

Click here for more information about our workshops.

Staff

Sarah Guerette: Program Director, Certified Business Advisor
Address: 2 Portland Fish Pier, Suite 201, Portland, ME 04101
Telephone: (207) 535-2914
Fax: (207) 772-5503
Email: Sarah.guerette@ceimaine.org

Click here to learn more about Sarah Guerette, Director of the Women’s Business Center!

Kate Curran: Program and Training Developer
2 Portland Fish Pier, Suite 201, Portland, ME 04101
Telephone: (207) 535-2942
Fax: (207) 772-5503
Email: Kate.curran@ceimaine.org

LOCATION

Portland

Telephone: (207) 535-2914
Counselor: Sarah Guerette
Counselor Email: Sarah.guerette@ceimaine.org 
Office Location: 2 Portland Fish Pier, Suite 201, Portland, ME 04101

Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00 to 5:00 or by appointment. Please call for an appointment prior to coming in.

 


Funded in part through a Cooperative Agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration. Reasonable accommodations for people with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance.

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Upcoming Southern Maine Women’s Business Center Events

  • Legal Issues in Design and Website Development: Tips for Professionals and the Business Owners Who Hire Them

      This workshop with Opticliff Law, LLC will survey legal issues that should be understood by graphic designers, website developers and custom software developers as well as the small business owners who hire them. In an interactive presentation format, we’ll answer the questions below and more. Attendees will walk away with useful legal checklists to…

  • FocusME: Growth Stage Business Peer Group, Fall 2018 (8:30am start)

    The Women’s Business Center at CEI and the Portland SCORE Chapter are collaborating to host FocusME, a series of peer groups for female entrepreneurs. This spring we are offering an Early Stage Business Peer Group and a Growth Stage Business Peer Group. Once you’ve registered we will contact you and ask you to complete a short questionnaire…

  • FocusME: Early Stage Business Peer Group, Fall 2018 (11:00am start)

    The Women’s Business Center at CEI and the Portland SCORE Chapter are collaborating to host FocusME, a series of peer groups for female entrepreneurs. This spring we are offering an Early Stage Business Peer Group and a Growth Stage Business Peer Group. Once you’ve registered we will contact you and ask you to complete a short questionnaire…

  • Bringing Your Brand to Life

    How should you look, feel, speak, and interact in order to create your defined brand experience for customers?   Great, now you can tell people the kind of company you are and the brand you want to build. But how do you translate that into tangible customer experience - your products, spaces, collateral and communications?…