Friday, Nov. 1
Social Media Do’s and Don’ts, 7:30 a.m., Danversport Yacht Club, 161 Elliott St., Danvers. Charlene St. Jean of Beverly’s Purple Diamond will speak at the North Shore Business Forum on social media. $11 admission includes continental breakfast. www.nsbforum.org.
Wednesday, Nov. 6
Executive Breakfast Forum, 7:15 a.m.,Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/Solid$ID/NothingText ColorText Color$ID/NothingText ColorText Color Ipswich Country Club, 148 Country Club Way, Ipswich. The North Shore Chamber of Commerce Executive Breakfast Forum will feature a talk by Congressman John Tierney. Breakfast and networking begin at 7:15 a.m., followed by the program from 8 to 9 a.m. $35 chamber members, $55 nonmembers. Registration and details at www.northshorechamber.org or 978-774-8565.
Million Dollar Women Symposium, 8 to 11:30 a.m., Hawthorne Hotel, Salem. Ninth annual event features a panel of women who have created and are leading their own companies. Keynote speaker: Margaret McKenna, president emeritus of Lesley University, former president of the Walmart Foundation. Panelists: Fuchsia McInerney, chief executive officer, Pearse Street Inc.; Gayle Piraino, founder and president, GAP Promotions; Joan Brooks, cofounder and chief operating officer, Garbrook Knowledge Resources; and Sue B. Zimmerman, owner and founder, Sue.B.Do and Sue B. Zimmerman Enterprises. Tickets cost $35. Admission includes full breakfast. Reserve a spot at http://milliondollarwomen110613.eventbrite.com. www.enterprisectr.org, 978-542-7523.
Dinner & Ankeles Award Ceremony, 5:30 to 9:30 p.m.,Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/Solid$ID/NothingText ColorText Color$ID/NothingText ColorText Color Spinelli’s Function Facility, Route 1 South, Lynnfield. The Peabody Area Chamber of Commerce will hold its 82nd annual dinner featuring Hank Phillippi Ryan as keynote speaker. The annual dinner honors the recipient of the Ankeles Award and includes speeches, professional networking, and an introduction of the new members of the board of directors. Cocktail reception at 5:30 p.m.; dinner, installation, and awards presentation at 6:30 p.m. All tickets must have been purchased 72 hours prior to the event. www.peabodychamber.com.