7:30 am - 9:00 am
Brunswick Hotel & Tavern
4 Noble St.
Brunswick, Maine 04011
The 2018 BDA Speaker Series presents:
Kathleen Fleury, Editor in Chief of Down East Magazine.
“Down East Magazine: Charting a new course”
Kathleen was born in Brunswick and grew up on Cousins Island. After attending Middlebury College in Vermont and working in publishing in New York City, Kathleen joined Down East in 2007. She is now editor in chief, the first woman to hold that position in the magazine’s 60-year history. Kathleen lives in Camden with her partner and fellow avid tennis player, Noah, and their three children.
Down East Magazine, which has been viewed as the authority on Maine for over 60 years. Kathleen will talk about her future plans for the magazine. She will also discuss her approach on attracting and retaining Millennial’s in the workforce in our state.
Awards will be presented to Brunswick Downtown Association’s Visitor Center Volunteer of the Year and Preservation Award winners. The Preservation Awards recognize people and organizations that have created tangible value in the heart of the community through renovation or restoration of existing buildings or through new construction that restores and enhances the traditional streetscape.