Award-winning business maven and radio personality Deb Neuman’s passion for small businesses in Maine is fueled by her initiative to give back to the community. By drawing on her experiences as a small-business owner and her work in economic development, she has been able to help small businesses across the state to thrive.
Chef Abby Freethy started Northwoods Gourmet Girl in 2005, with a jar of ketchup. Since then, her healthy alternatives to common pantry staples have grown to include relishes, jams, preserves, and dessert sauces. With a new commercial kitchen at her disposal, who knows what else this Greenville-based mom will come up with?