The following was submitted by the North Shore Chamber of Commerce:
Attend or Exhibit at the 2013 North Shore Business Expo on March 5 - On March 5, hundreds of business professionals will take away a lot from the North Shore Business Expo. Attendees will gain a whole new face-to-face perspective on business with new insight, new ideas and new connections for 2013.
Most people who friend you on Facebook or follow you on Twitter are customers, or potential customers, but do not underestimate the power of the personal touch in the digital age. The expo is a unique way to meet hundreds of qualified potential customers or clients in person; to examine hundreds of business products and services on display, to test products, ask questions and make decisions - right on the spot. It is a great opportunity to reconnect with former customers and clients.
If you're ready to make new leads in 2013, start the year off right and join us March 5th at the DoubleTree Boston North Shore Hotel at 50 Ferncroft Road, Danvers, MA. The exhibit floor will be open from 8:00am-4:00pm with 100 exhibit booths and over 2,400 business professionals in attendance.
This event will encompass companies of all sizes, ranging from startups, to national corporations and prominent local businesses. Exhibitors include firms from: biotechnology, internet services, legal, accounting, technology and innovation, travel, financial, insurance, restaurants, news and media, colleges and universities, staffing, commercial/residential real estate, promotional products, banking and many more.
The Expo Executive Programs will feature a talk by prominent local business leaders; Michael Tyler, CIO, Eastern Bank Wealth Management , Sean Tesoro, president, Salem Five Investments Services , Todd Mills, Vice President, TD Wealth and John Traynor, Chief Strategist, Wealth Management, People's United Bank at the 7:45am Breakfast Forum on “What Trends will drive the Economy in 2013?” ($45).
The 12pm noon Expo Luncheon will feature an Address by North Shore Area College presidents on “Retaining a Talented Workforce by Utilizing Internships, moderated by Dr. Richard Wylie, president, Endicott College and will feature a discussion by Dr. Stephen Immerman, president, Montserrat College of Art, retiring North Shore Community College president, Dr. Wayne Burton and Dr. Denise Hammon, president, Marian Court College ($65).
A B2B Networking Reception will follow at 3pm to close the show. Come see who’s who in Business on the North Shore at this renowned networking function.
Admission is free to all those with a Business Card or Student ID. Network with 100 exhibitors and over 2,400 business attendees all in one day.
Presenting Sponsor: Eastern Bank
Title Sponsors Include: Boston Business Journal, Comcast Business Services, Fallon Community Health Plan, North Shore 104.9FM, Prince Restaurant Group, Salem Five Bank, TD Bank, The Daily Item, The Salem News, Verizon Wireless.
Corporate Sponsors Include: Azores/SATA Express, Bay Path College, Boston Lobsters Professional Tennis Team, C.P. Berry Homes, DoubleTree by Hilton, Electric Insurance, Encore Images, Global Children's Vision, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Lahey Health, Marcum LLP, North Shore Bank, North Shore Community College, Northshore Magazine, Peabody Marriott Hotel, People's United Bank, R & L Associates, The Boston Globe, University of New Hampshire, WBZ News Radio 1030, Wickedlocal Media Solutions.
Additional Exhibiting Booths Include: Apex Companies, LLC, Advance Reproductions, AT&T Mobility, Bank of America, Beverly Athletic Club, Business Solutions Unplugged, Cambridge College, CBMC, Covanta Energy, Cummings Properties, Endicott College, Environmental Compliance Services, Eurostoves, The Culinary Center, Ferncroft Country Club, Franson Chiropractic, Georgetown Savings Bank, Giblee's, Gordon College, GraVoc Associates, HAWC, Homeland Security Investigations, McDougall Interactive, Montserrat College of Art, Mortgage Financial, Inc., My Print and Copy, NMTW Credit Union, North of Boston CVB, North Shore Career Center, North Shore Mechanical Contractors, North Shore Navigators, North Shore Women in Business, Northern Business Machines Inc., Paychex, Redfin Boston, Salem State University, Securitas Security Services, SeniorCare, Sentenia Systems, Service Point USA, Shawnee Peak Mountain, Sheraton Colonial Boston North Hotel & Conference Center, Spaulding Hospital North Shore, Speedboard USA, Stream Productions, The Children's Center for Communication / Beverly School for the Deaf, Trilogy Financial Services, TSH Catering, Wayside Trailers, Windover Construction.
For more information please contact Erik Smith, Vice President firstname.lastname@example.org or Becca Berman, Expo Coordinator email@example.com at the North Shore Chamber of Commerce at (978) 774-8565.
Visit the 2013 North Shore Business Expo Website at: http://www.northshorechamber.org/2013expo