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Lori Valigra

Senior Writer | Content Specialist
207-761-8379 ext.333
Lori Valigra, a senior writer for Mainebiz, has written about science, technology, and business for both general and specialty news outlets in the United States, Europe and Asia. She has been involved in several publishing startups, including one of the first electronic publications, The Computer Industry Daily. Her articles have been published by The Boston Globe, The Christian Science Monitor, Reuters, United Press International, The Asian Wall Street Journal, ScienceBusiness, Science magazine and many others. She also has won numerous journalism fellowships and awards including the Knight Science Journalism Fellowship at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Lori enjoys bicycling, snowshoeing, gardening and traveling.

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Maine Food Insider: Food startups can access $500K in new funding

Funding can be tough to get for startup food and beverage companies, but a new loan fund totaling $500,000 combining local, regional and state monies...

Certify sold to California investor in deal worth close to $100M

Certify Inc., a Portland travel and expense software company, was sold to K1 Investment Management LLC of El Segundo, Calif., which also merged three...

Floating tank center, zero waste spice maker among SCORE award winners

Noting that the SCORE Maine mentoring organization helped entrepreneurs start 386 new businesses that created 578 new jobs in 2016, Portland Chapter...

Alaska pro hockey team to skate into Portland

Absent a professional hockey team since May 2016, Portland's Cross Insurance Arena will become home to the Alaska Aces for the 2018-2019 season, the...

Maine Food Insider: Allagash ups the ante to stoke brewers into buying more local grain

Portland's Allagash Brewing Co., which last week pledged to buy one million pounds per year of Maine-grown grains by 2021, in a sense challenged...

Bella Luna Toys engages the imagination with natural, wooden toys

Sarah Baldwin, owner of Rockland online natural toy store Bella Luna Toys, saw firsthand how video-game stares turned...

The benefits of B Corp status

Only five Maine companies have B Corp certification — Maine Works, Wicked Joe, ReVision Energy, Atayne and Coffee By Design — but each...

Backyard Farms sold to Canada's Mastronardi Produce

Hydroponic tomato grower Backyard Farms, which celebrated its 10th anniversary in February, was sold to Mastronardi Produce Ltd., of Kingsville,...

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