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August 28, 2013

Business Calendar


The Salem News

---- — Thursday, Aug. 29

North Shore Networking Association meeting, 8 a.m., Beverly Cooperative Bank, Community Room, 73 Lafayette St., Salem. New members welcome to join business networking group that meets once a week. Email bjmait@aol.com or call 781-223-3235 for more information. www.northshorenetworking.com.

Coastal Windows Ribbon Cutting, 4:30 to 6 p.m., 100 Cummings Center, Suite 236H, Beverly. Food, drinks, door prizes and networking. Reserve a spot at rfoster@beverlychamber.com or 978-232-9559. Visit www.beverlychamber.com for details.

Wednesday, Sept. 4

New Ambassador Program, 8 to 9 a.m., North Shore Chamber of Commerce boardroom, 5 Cherry Hill Drive, Suite 100, Danvers. A membership outreach group to involve new members and inform them about Chamber programs. Only requirements is that ambassadors must be current members in good standing. To attend, call 978-774-8565.

Thursday, Sept. 5

North Shore Networking Association meeting, 8 a.m., Beverly Cooperative Bank, Community Room, 73 Lafayette St., Salem. New members welcome. Email bjmait@aol.com or call 781-223-3235 for more information. www.northshorenetworking.com.

Beverly Chamber of Commerce: After Hours Networking, 4:30 to 6 p.m., NE Dog Biscuit Company, 11 Maple St., Danvers. Meet NE Dog Biscuit Co. owner Dennis Bourgault and enjoy refreshments and networking. Reserve a spot at rfoster@beverlychamber.com or 978-232-9559. Visit www.beverlychamber.com for details.

Wednesday, Sept. 11

‘State of the Region’ Forum, 7:15 to 9 a.m., Danversport Yacht Club, 161 Elliott St., Danvers. The North Shore Chamber of Commerce Executive Breakfast Forum will feature a “State of the Region” forum by North Shore municipal leaders who will discuss opportunities and challenges facing their communities. 7:15 a.m., networking; 8 to 9 a.m., program. $35/chamber members, $55/nonmembers. Register at www.northshorechamber.org or 978-774-8565.

Networking Before Nine, 7:30 to 9 a.m., Burton’s Grill, 210 Andover St., Peabody (in Northshore Mall). Leads referral group. Informal, group atmosphere. Peabody Area Chamber of Commerce staff will facilitate introductions. Bring two business cards. One-one-one meeting with another attendee will be arranged before you leave, and members receive copy of participant list for follow-up. $10, free for PACC members, call 978-531-0384 or visit www.peabodychamber.com.

Caesars Resort at Suffolk Downs North Shore Vendor Forum, 7 to 9 p.m., Hawthorne Hotel, Washington Square, Salem. Caesars Resort at Suffolk Downs and local chambers of commerce will host a vendor forum for North Shore businesses with information about becoming part of Caesars Resort’s local business program at proposed casino. www.friendsofsuffolkdowns.com/events.

Thursday, Sept. 12

North Shore Networking Association meeting, 8 a.m., Beverly Cooperative Bank, Community Room, 73 Lafayette St., Salem. New members welcome. Email bjmait@aol.com or call 781-223-3235 for more information. www.northshorenetworking.com.

Friday, Sept. 13

North Shore Business Leads Group, 8 to 9:30 a.m., North Shore Chamber of Commerce, 5 Cherry Hill Drive, Suite 100, Danvers. Group with many types of businesses focused on marketing for each other and providing a networking environment where one can build relationships with other professionals. $25 for members. To register, visit www.northshorechamber.org or call 978-774-8565.

Thursday, Sept. 19

2013 Annual Fall Gala Fundraiser, 5 to 8 p.m., DoubleTree by Hilton, 50 Ferncroft Road, Danvers. Beverly Chamber of Commerce’s 2013 gala features a chance to win $10,000, and dinner, music, cash bar, prizes, live auction and more. Dinner tickets cost $50. Open to the public. A portion of the proceeds benefit North Shore Elder Services and Harborlight Community Partners. www.beverlychamber.com or 978-232-9559.

Thursday, Sept. 26

North Shore Networking Association meeting, 8 a.m., Beverly Cooperative Bank, Community Room, 73 Lafayette St., Salem. New members welcome. Email bjmait@aol.com or call 781-223-3235 for more information. www.northshorenetworking.com.

Business Expo and Job Fair, 4 to 8 p.m., Grand Ballroom, Holiday Inn Boston-Peabody, 1 Newbury St., Peabody. Peabody Area Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with the Wakefield Chamber of Commerce and the Commerce Network, will host the annual Business Expo. New this year is a job fair, sponsored by North Shore Career Center, from 4 to 7 p.m. in the adjacent Centennial Ballroom. For details or to participate, visit www.peabodychamber.com or call 978-531-0384.