Corporate Partners


USM Corporate Partners is a community of leading organizations committed to building our workforce and region by investing time, resources and talent to build robust partnerships with the University of Southern Maine. We believe that partnering with an engaged, Metropolitan University and its students is how we invest in the future. 

Members of USM Corporate Partners are engaged with the USM community through regular events and other member benefits that bring local leaders together with USM faculty and staff, alumni, and students. 

Sign up to join USM Corporate Partners today! 


Upcoming Events


April 6, 2017 Reception
The Business of Booze: How Innovative Partnerships are Transforming Maine's Craft Brewing Industry
Featuring Sean Sullivan, of the Maine Brewer's Guild, and Dr. Lucille Benedict, USM Associate Professor of Chemistry and Director of Quality Control Collaboratory. Register Today!

May 12, 2017 Breakfast
NPR's David Brancaccio: New Age of News


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Thank you to all who attended our previous events:

January 31, 2017 
"Our Parks, Our Future: An Evening with David Evans Shaw, Shawn Gorman & Lucas St. Clair".
A special thank you to our sponsors: L.L. Bean, Portland Press Herald, Chimani and pro-voke.

October 26, 2016
"Leadership, Exploration, and Survival: A Blueprint for Thriving in Our Changing World" featuring Olafur Grimmson, Chairman of the Arctic Circle Assembly and President of Iceland 1996-2016.
A special thank you to our sponsors: Verrill Dana, Bristol Seafood, Mainebiz, EIMSKIP and Icelandx207

September 14, 2016
"Marketing to Millennials" featuring Jeff Fromm, President of FutureCast
A special thank you to our sponsors: Bernstein Shur, Broadreach Public Relations, Live+Work in Maine, Maine Public Relations Council, MEMIC, Portland Press Herald