Press & Media Kit

PRESENCE
Websites: www.thespaceonmain.org
Social Media: @spaceonmainvt (Twitter), @spaceonmainvt (FB), @spaceonmainvt (Instagram)
LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/11030849
Google Voice: 802-449-MAIN (6246)
Email: thespaceonmain@gmail.com, letsdothis@thespaceonmain.org
Mailing Address: PO Box 512, Bradford, VT 05033
Physical Address: 174 Main Street, Bradford, VT 05033

MISSION STATEMENT
It is the mission of The Space on Main, Inc. to foster entrepreneurship, innovation, the arts, education, health, and recreation in order to increase opportunity for personal and collective growth in the Cohase Region of Vermont and New Hampshire by providing a creative facility with access to affordable equipment, work spaces, and classes. It is our goal to ensure prosperity of our community by leveraging talent in the region by creating pathways to outside individuals, services, and technologies.

RECENT ARTICLES, INTERVIEWS & PRESS RELEASES
Co-Working Space Aims to Boost Downtown Bradford (Valley News)
• Someone You Should Know… Monique Priestley (Trendy Times, PDF | Page 9)
Bernie’s Beat: Comments & Observations On Our Local Scene (Bridge Weekly, Archive | 8/26/18 | Pages 1,4,7,17) “Monique Priestley’s ‘The Space On Main’ is shaping up to be an important commerce generator for the area. A recent Cohase Chamber tour revealed an exciting entrepreneurial adventure ahead!”
Downtown Hub Set to Open (Journal Opinion, PDF | Pages 1,12)
The Space Represents Bradford Commitment (Journal Opinion, PDF Pages 1,14)
Worth Knowing: The Space on Main in Bradford is open and it’s pretty darn great (DailyUV)
Caledonian Record Business Watch November 10, 2018 (Caledonian Record)
Space on Main Founder Monique Priestley Cultivates Engagement in Bradford (Seven Days)
Bradford space aims to bring independent workers together (WCAX News)
The Space on Main Hopes to Connect Bradford Residents to Each Other and the World (DailyUV)
Cohase Chamber Announces Business and Citizen of the Year (Trendy Times, PDF | Page 1)
Monique Priestley and Copeland Furniture to be Honored by Cohase Chamber (Bridge Weekly, Archive | 12/27/18 | Page 11)
Lawmakers explore potential of co-working spaces for rural development (NBC5 | 2/19/19)
Internet Tops Committee Hearing (Journal Opinion, PDF | Pages 1,12)
Vermonter of the Month: Monique Priestley (March 2019 | Vermont Attorney General)
Vermont Innovation Hubs Launch Network to Support Rural Entrepreneurs (VT Digger)
Heroes & Leaders: Creating a Vital Upper Valley (DailyUV)
Monique Priestley with Bill Sayre at VT Leadership Summit (WDEV Radio)
Monique Priestley / The Space On Main (VCET’s Start Here Podcast)
Coworking spaces grow in number, start to get organized (VT Digger)
Coworking plans aim to breathe new, collaborative life into old buildings in Windsor, Lebanon (Valley News)

GRANT/DONATION-SPECIFIC PRESS RELEASES
Space On Main Receives $25,000 Challenge Grant From The Jack & Dorothy Byrne Foundation
 Space On Main Receives $5,000 Grant From The Couch Family Foundation
 Space On Main Receives $1,000 Grant From The Hypertherm Hope Foundation
• Community Grant Awarded by Odell Insurance Agency & Co-operative Insurance Companies
 Space On Main Receives $2,500 Donation From Woodsville Guaranty Savings Bank
 Space On Main Receives $3,000 Donation From Wells River Savings Bank
Space On Main Receives $25,000 Opportunity Grant From Vermont Community Foundation
 Space On Main Receives $8,000 Grant From The Arthur L. And Frances P. Hyde Fund
The Space On Main Receives Generous Donation From Copeland Furniture