Machias Savings Bank Continues to Be an Agent of Change

We would like to thank Machias Savings Bank for sponsoring The 8th Annual Agents of Change Conference!

Two years ago, Machias Savings Bank, became a sponsor of The Agents of Change Digital Marketing Conference and they’re back for another year! Machias is always a champion of AOC and the state of Maine! It’s not just another financial institution, it’s a trusted advisor and loyal partner.

Experienced people. Exceptional service. Machias Savings Bank has been fostering long-lasting customer relationships throughout Maine since 1869. As one of the oldest (over 150 years!) and most firmly established community banks in Maine, Machias Savings Bank is successful because we are experienced professionals, committed to providing exceptional customer service while staying true to our small-town roots. The truth is all banks offer similar products and services. What sets Machias Savings Bank apart is our dedicated staff of professionals and the exceptional level of customer service we provide, and that you deserve!

For the third year in a row Machias placed in the top three large employers in the Best Places to Work In Maine and were named the #1 Best Bank To Work For in New England by American Banker Magazine. For the third consecutive time, they received the FDIC’s top rating of “Outstanding” under the Community Reinvestment Act, a mark achieved by less than 5% of the banks in New England and 8% of banks nationwide.

We’re lucky to have Machias Savings bank in Maine and The Agents of Change is proud to have Machias as a sponsor and partner.

Mainebiz Becomes an Agent of Change for 2019

We would like to thank Mainebiz for sponsoring the 8th Annual Agents of Change Conference.

“We are excited about this creative sponsorship,” said Rich Brooks, Founder of The Agents of Change Podcast and Conference. “Mainebiz is a household name and it’s easy for us to get behind a company that covers all of Maine and loves it as we do.”

Smart, informed, engaging, irreverent — that’s why more and more people are turning to Mainebiz to find out what makes the state’s business scene tick. At Mainebiz, we make Maine’s business our business. They deliver news and opinion in print and online to Maine’s business community from Fort Kent to Kittery. Mainebiz is a multimedia company providing business news, information and analysis for business owners and C-level executives in Maine. Located in Portland, Maine, Mainebiz serves the business decision-makers in Maine across multiple channels:

  • Mainebiz, the print journal: Published biweekly
  • Daily Report: Our weekday email round-up of business headlines across the state, delivered to your inbox
  • Extra: Our weekly email delivering originally reported stories from around the state and interactive data charts related to Maine’s economy.
  • Custom Publishing: From start to finish, our custom publishing team will manage any element of your custom publishing project, so you can focus on your business.

Mainebiz is the recipient of myriad national, regional and local awards for journalistic excellence, outstanding design and graphics, and community service. Learn more about Maine Biz

Brooke Sellas: Your Intelligent Tools Loop at #AOC2019

Join Brooke Sellas of B Squared Media, LIVE, September 20thth in Portland, Maine!


Brooke B. Sellas is the CEO & Founder of B Squared Media, an award-winning done-for-you social media management and advertising agency. In 2018, she was named a Top 25 Brand Builder & Woman Entrepreneur in New Jersey. She’s also a blossoming blogger and a purveyor of psychographics. Brooke’s marketing mantra is “Think Conversation, Not Campaign” so be sure to give her a shout on Twitter!

Topic: How To Keep The Human Element Front & Center in Your Intelligent Tools Loop

Brands and businesses have become immersed in using intelligent tools – artificial intelligence, marketing automation, machine learning — to successfully scale their growth efforts.

And on the flipside, connected customers expect brands to use intelligent tools because they want the convenience and accessibility of online self-service. But … they also want access to a human agent when problems get confusing or complex.

With intelligent tool use on the rise, how do brands stay human?

Join Brooke for a conversation on customer experience and how your company can go above and beyond to create a highly effective customer experiences that elevate your brand and encourage customer loyalty.

Participants will learn:

  • How to be high-tech while still being high-touch
  • How to create ideal, personalized experiences at every touchpoint customer journey
  • How to create a highly effective customer experiences



Want to register for the Agents of Change 2019 Conference?