Erick Anderson Appointed to Maine Tourism Association Board of Directors
Camden, ME - June 28, 2023 - the Bay View Collection (BVC) is pleased to announce the appointment of Erick Anderson, Area General Manager, to the Maine Tourism Association’s Board of Directors.
Erick is responsible for the day-to-day operations of our three boutique hotels in Camden and provides support, guidance, and mentoring to our amazing hospitality team. Erick has a passion for team success, and strives to foster a family of hospitality professionals. A Maine native, Erick's 22-year career in the hospitality industry spanning both Maine and Florida has recently celebrated his 13th anniversary with the Bay View Collection since joining in 2010. He has helped grow BVC from one hotel to now three, with a fourth currently in development, in nearby Rockport, that he will help support and mentor that property’s General Manager, Sarah McLean. Erick has previously served as President to the Board of the Penobscot Regional Chamber of Commerce as well Camden Area Business Group where he currently chairs their Board of Directors and within his home community where he sits on the Planning Board to the Town of Washington.
“I am very excited and proud of Erick Anderson’s appointment to the MTA Board of Directors”, says Matthew Levin, Director of Hotels for the Bay View Collection. Levin continues to say, “I have worked alongside Erick for just over 13 years, where he initially started as an Assistant Manager for the Lord Camden Inn, next assuming the General Manager position, and eventually overseeing all three of our Camden boutique hotel properties. With past and current roles on the board of directors for the local Chamber of Commerce and Camden Area Business Group, this new appointment on the MTA Board is just a natural progression of Erick’s professional growth, now on a State level. I am confident that Erick will be a great addition to the MTA Board, an organization that we have supported and been members of for as long as I can remember”.
"I am excited for the opportunity to serve at this level for Maine's iconic tourism industry. The Maine Tourism Association is a wonderful ambassador to our great State and provides wonderful concierge services to visitors from far and wide looking to experience the natural wonders and unsurpassed hospitality. Beyond this I have been very impressed with their legislative support as well as the workforce development on hospitality education for our youth. I look forward to being an active member of this Board and learning more from its like-minded industry professionals." said Erick Anderson.
About the Bay View Collection
The Bay View Collection is a small group of distinctive, luxury boutique hotels, event spaces, and vacation rentals located in Camden and Rockport , known as the Jewel of the Maine Coast. Authentic luxury, warm and sincere service are the hallmarks of the Bay View Collection.
Built on two generations of hospitality leadership and entrepreneurial spirit, deeply committed to authentic Maine experience for our guests and creating a remarkable place to work for our associates. We are grounded in the local community and focused on preserving and protecting things that matter and building things that endure a lifetime and beyond. Our mission is to foster memorable experiences, and vibrant communities. We are passionate about developing unique hotels and provide thoughtful and genuine service that leaves guests coming back for more.
About the Maine Tourism Association
The Maine Tourism Association has been around for over 100 years. Our membership consists of a blend of local leaders and organizations united in our vision to create economic opportunities for our membership and to promote the unique quality of hte Maine tourism experience. From the iconic lighthouses perched along sparkling bays to Portland's cobblestone streets boarsting award-winning restaurants, Maine offers unique year-round experiences for everyone. Whether you are looking for a peaceful retreat or a fun-filled family experience, the Maine Tourism Association will guide you with the information and resources you need to plan an unforgettable trip