2019 Annual Dinner
The Maine State Chamber of Commerce presented its celebration of the bicentennial of Maine's statehood at our annual awards dinner on Wednesday, October 30, 2019. Maine's seven living governors shared their perspectives and provided a historical context on what makes Maine unique through a professional video presentation. Special guest Patrick Dempsey, a Maine native and television and film actor who founded the Dempsey Center, joined us to share his thoughts on what makes Maine special. Bangor Region Chamber of Commerce President Deb Neuman was recognized with our "Chamber Professional of the Year" award for her leadership in, enthusiasm for, and dedication to promoting a positive business climate in the Bangor region.
Bicentennial Celebration with Maine’s Seven Living Governors
Keynote speech by Patrick Dempsey
Chamber Professional of the Year, Deb Neuman of the Bangor Region
Chamber of Commerce
National Anthem Soloist Nick Sutton of South Portland
Images from the event