Welcome to HospitalityMaine
Born from the merger of the Maine Restaurant Association and the Maine Innkeepers Association, HM is positioned to marshal the $6.5 billion and growing hospitality sector. We create opportunities for our more than 1,000 members to prosper. Representing the restaurant and lodging industry and its network of supporting businesses, we remove roadblocks to smooth the path to success.
Workforce Development Director Hired
Augusta, Maine —
Terry Hayes, former state treasurer, legislator and 2018 gubernatorial contender, has been named HospitalityMaine’s Director of Workforce Development.
Announced this week, Hayes will direct the non-profit association’s new hospitality apprenticeship program – an "earn while you learn" approach. She will also lead education and training programs for the 1,000 hotel and restaurant members HospitalityMaine represents across the state.
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Puffin Inn of Ogunquit
The Puffin Inn in Ogunquit is a sea captain home-turned-chic seaside B & B with a culinary bent. Named after Maine's iconic bird, guests flock here year round to relax with Bellinis at breakfast. Run by husband and wife team Michele and Tim, the 10 well-appointed rooms welcome guests year round. Steps from the beach and the thriving downtown. https://puffininn.com/.