Ronald L. Phillips

Ronald L. Phillips

Ronald L. Phillips helped create Coastal Enterprises, Inc., a community-based development and financial organization in 1977 to support ventures that benefit people and regions at the margins of society. For CEI’s first major investment project in 1979, Phillips secured $300,000 … Continue reading

The Visionary Practitioner Behind Coastal Enterprises, Inc.

Ron Phillips has been helping shape Maine’s economy since 1977.   Late on Tuesday, March 21, 1978, a fire broke out at a fish freezer and processing plant on Atlantic Avenue in Boothbay Harbor. By early Wednesday the facilities were destroyed, … Continue reading