Friday, May 2
North Shore Business Forum: Peace of Mind Within Uncertain Times, 7:30 a.m., Danversport Yacht Club, 161 Elliott St., Danvers. Forum features Nat Couropmitree of Embrace Your Wealth, discussing how to be at peace, centered and relaxed regardless of the situation. $11 admission includes continental breakfast. www.nsbforum.org.
Tuesday, May 6
VIP Breakfast with Anthony Silva, 7:30 to 9 a.m., Hawthorne Hotel, 18 Washington Square, W., Salem. Breakfast with Anthony Silva: “Your business news with a local flavor.” Organized by the Salem Rotary Club and Salem Chamber of Commerce. Silva, who is New England business editor for WBZ news radio, will share his knowledge and experiences in the media, focusing on business, technology and medical developments in the region and the North Shore. $20/person, payable at the door by cash or check. RSVP in advance to firstname.lastname@example.org.
How to Get Your Business in the Paper, 8:30 to 10:30 a.m., Hawthorne Hotel, 18 Washington Square W., Salem. Karen Andreas, regional publisher of the North of Boston Media Group, will share insights and tips on how to write effective press releases, pitch stories to reporters and editors, and market and advertise one’s business. Presented by the Enterprise Center. Free. Register at www.enterprisectr.org.
Wednesday, May 7
Executive Breakfast Forum: “Travel, Tourism & Hospitality Outlook 2014,” 7:15 to 9 a.m., The Essex Room at Woodman’s, 127 Main St., Essex. North Shore Chamber of Commerce program features a tourism panel with Maureen Woodman, Woodman’s of Essex; Bahar Uttam, The Boston Lobsters; Annie Harris, Essex National Heritage Commission; and Anne Marie Casey, North of Boston Convention & Visitor’s Bureau. Breakfast and networking begin at 7:15 a.m., followed by the program from 8 to 9 a.m. $37/Chamber members, $57/nonmembers. Details and registration at www.northshorechamber.org or 978-774-8565.
Wine Tasting, 4:30 to 6 p.m., Henry’s Wine Cellar, 588 Cabot St., Beverly. Greater Beverly Chamber of Commerce and Henry’s Wine Cellar present a wine tasting event with food and prizes. RSVP to email@example.com or 978-232-9559. For details, visit www.greaterbeverlychamber.com.