Thursday, May 26, 2022 from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM EDT
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Hannaford Hall, Abromson Center / USM Portland 
88 Bedford Street
Portland, ME 04104

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Laurie Johnson 
Maine Center for Entrepreneurs 

Top Gun Showcase 2022

You Are Invited to the Top Gun Showcase!

Join us at a very special event as 5 Maine-based entrepreneurs present their companies to a panel of experts and compete for a $25,000 cash prize sponsored by
The Maine Technology Institute.
Learn about innovative technologies and unique products being developed right here in Maine.
Speak with the entrepreneurs and network with members of the investment,
economic development and business communities. 
Our 2022 Finalists are

Bijou Build (Waterville) A system of collapsible outdoor play structures with interchangeable panels.
Finsulate (Portland) FINSULATE is an eco-friendly bio mimicry based anti-fouling solution for boats and other watercraft.
Rugged Seas (Portland) Maine-made recycled fisherman’s gear turned into products and wearables with a percentage of profits going back to the Maine Coast Fishermen's Association and the Maine Lobstermen's Association.
Seaweed Evolution (Bangor) Reduce methane gas in livestock by utilizing Maine's red seaweed.
Teach 2 Move (Lewiston Auburn) Assisting with schools, coaches, and administrators to create a better understanding of the social emotional needs of athletes.


Trade show style presentations 

with networking, a cash bar, and hearty hors d'oeuvres will take place from 5:00 - 6:00

The Pitch Competition will take begin at 6:00 


Thank you