Claire Deselle

Claire Deselle is currently the Director of Innovation Development at Eastern Maine Healthcare Systems. She is leading the design, development and implementation of a structured Innovation Research & Development framework tasked with positively impact care...

Daniel E. Boxer

Mr. Boxer has had a varied legal and business career. He was a senior partner in Pierce Atwood, Maine’s largest law firm where his 25 years of practice involved representation of major corporations in a range of natural resource, business, transactional and regulatory...

Theresa Hodge, Board Treasurer

Ms. Hodge is Senior Vice President and Senior Commercial Lender at Bath Savings Institution. She began her banking career in 1986 and has been with Bath Savings since 2004. In addition to working at commercial banks, she spent ten years during the 1990’s as a senior...

Timothy P. Agnew, Board Vice Chair

Mr. Agnew is a Principal at Masthead Venture Partners, a venture capital firm located in Cambridge and Portland. Prior to joining Masthead, Mr. Agnew was the Chief Executive Officer of the Finance Authority of Maine from 1988 to 1999. He is an officer of the Board of...

Blaine S. Grimes, Board Chair

Ms. Grimes currently serves as the Gulf of Maine Research Institute’s Chief Development Officer. At GMRI, her primary responsibility is leading the organization’s strategic fundraising initiatives to put in place the resources to maximize its impact and achieve its...

Maine Venture Fund has been a shareholder and valued advisor, helping to connect us with some of Maine’s best financial and business minds and providing invaluable strategic guidance. Carlos Quijano, President, Coast of Maine Organic Products,...

Maine Venture Fund is a fantastic resource, providing not only funding but also deep experience and valuable connections for Maine entrepreneurs. Ben Polito, CEO & Founder, Pika...

The Maine Venture Fund has been a great partner for our startup tech company. Yes, they provide capital, but they also provide consistent, thorough advice to the board and executive team members in many areas of practice. Robert Neveu, CEO, Certify,...

When evaluating the various venture capital partners on our most recent round, it was important for me to include MVF because of their strong commitment to support the development of businesses in the State of Maine. Mike Cote, CEO, Look’s Gourmet Food Company...

GRPI

By Des FitzGerald Entrepreneur in Residence Maine Venture Fund There are a number of tools out there that can be useful to think about when it comes to managing your organization. One of the best is called GRPI. I was first introduced to it GRPI by Dr. Noel Tichy, a...

Subscribe To Our Newsletter

You have Successfully Subscribed!