Entries by Ryan Murphy

North Central Development Corporation Publishes 2019 Manufacturers Directory

Expansive guide highlights the region’s vast manufacturing firms and industrial space The North Central Massachusetts Chamber of Commerce and the North Central Massachusetts Development Corporation (NCMDC) announce the publication of the 2019 edition of the Manufacturers Directory and Industrial Parks Guide for North Central Massachusetts. The publication is designed to promote and connect manufacturers with […]

STARTING OR EXPANDING: A SMALL BUSINESS 101 SEMINAR SCHEDULED FOR APRIL

The North Central Massachusetts Development Corporation and Fidelity Bank are holding two free business workshops on Thursday, April 25, 2019 aimed at assisting potential and existing entrepreneurs. These free workshops are approximately two and a half hours each and are being held in partnership with the North Central Massachusetts Chamber of Commerce, Greater Gardner Chamber […]

North Central Mass Development Corp Provides Financing to Gallagher Chiropractic & Medical Wellness

The North Central Massachusetts Development Corporation (NCMDC) recently approved a $25,000 loan to Dr. Timothy Gallagher, Founder and CEO of Gallagher Chiropractic located on 54 William Street, in Leominster. Dr. Gallagher has been a practicing chiropractor for over twenty years and along with his team of 18 employees is in the process of expanding the […]

North Central Mass Development Corp Provides Financing for L & J’s Cormier Catering of Fitchburg

The North Central Massachusetts Development Corporation (NCMDC) recently approved a $20,000 loan to Elizabeth Sodano-Brisebois and Joseph Brisebois, owners of L & J’s Cormier Catering located in Fitchburg.    Elizabeth and Joseph are expanding their catering business and recently purchased Shirley Catering and their building at 70 King St., Fitchburg. They have successfully run L […]

Starting or Expanding: A Small Business 101 Seminar Set for February

The North Central Massachusetts Development Corporation and Fidelity Bank are holding two free business workshops on Tuesday, February 19, 2019 aimed at assisting potential and existing entrepreneurs. These free workshops are approximately two and a half hours each and are being held in partnership with the North Central Massachusetts Chamber of Commerce, Greater Gardner Chamber […]

North Central Mass Development Corp Provides Financing to Creative Connections in Ashburnham

The North Central Massachusetts Development Corporation (NCMDC) recently approved a $25,000 loan to Mark and Angela Setevdemio, owners of Creative Connections located at 56 Main Street in Ashburnham.   Mark and Angela have recently purchased the building that houses their shop and are making renovations to the over 150 year old building.  After acquiring Creative […]

North Central Mass Development Corp Lends to Two New Local Businesses

The North Central Massachusetts Development Corporation (NCMDC) granted a $19,000 micro-loan to Charles Simmons, owner of Simmons & Sinclair Logistics located in Leominster, to assist with the purchase of a tractor.  Simmons & Sinclair Logistics will offer local and long-distance transportation for a variety of products to include wood and metals.  Ray Belanger, Director of […]

North Central Mass Development Corp Provides  Financing to Native Joe’s Farmstand in Westminster

The North Central Massachusetts Development Corporation (NCMDC) recently approved a $75,000 loan to Joe Serio, owner of Native Joe’s located at 134 Main Street in Westminster adjacent to Westminster Pharmacy, also owed by Mr. Serio. Joe purchased the old barn, built in 1825, just next to the pharmacy and renovated it to open Native Joe’s […]