Press Room

November 2018

If you read nothing else …

The three most important things for you to know.

  1. Love a good discount? We’re compiling a list.
  2. Check out MOB’s video premiere on Facebook on November 8th!
  3. Two members were featured in Forbes this month! Read the articles below.

Mark your calendar for these can’t miss events.

November 8th, 2pm
Premiere of Maine Makers: A Tradition of Craft and Innovation
MOB Facebook Page

November 8-11
Outdoor Retailer: Winter Market
Denver, CO

November 28th
MOB First Anniversary Party!
Bunker Brewing Co
Portland, ME
Be on the lookout for an RSVP

Recently, a few MOB members have offered to provide discounts and pro deals to other members. We are working on putting together a holiday guide to compile these great offers, which range anywhere from 5%-40% off products and services. If you’re interested in offering a discount, please email isabel@maineoutdoorbrands.comOn November 8th, Maine Outdoor Brands will be premiering Maine Makers: A Tradition of Craft and Innovation, a video produced by 360 Media Ventures featuring MOB members! Tune in on MOB’s Facebook page at 2pm to watch. Better yet, share the trailer with your followers, and help let Maine and beyond know about the incredible things our members are doing!

Watch the video at

It’s been a big month for Flowfold, they’re in the process of moving their officeAND were featured in Forbes!

Flowfold wasn’t the only MOB member to make it into Forbes this month… there was a great article about Good to-Go too!

LL Bean partnered with local breweries to promote their small batch bean boots.

Wallace James is moving to a new space in Portland!

Grain Surfboards
Join Gran Surfboards at Bissell Brothers Tuesday, Nov 13th at 6pm for Volume 5 of Storyteller Nights, a fun and casual night of Maine-made beer and boards. Hear Mike talk the beginnings of Grain and how they’ve come to where they are today.

Salt Pump Climbing

After attending MOB’s first anniversary party on Nov 28th, head over to Salt Pump Climbing. From 6:30 to 7:30 pm author Chris Kalman will be speaking about his book, As Above, So Below. This is free to attend., and there will also be a raffle to benefit the Climbing Grief Fund.

Sunday, Dec 2nd – Reel Rock Film Tour

Now in it’s 13th year, the Reel Rock Film Tour premiers 4 short films about the climbers’ propelling the sport forward. More info about each of the films and the trailer is located here:

Get your ticket here:
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