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Tuesday, November 30, 2010 Crowne Plaza Boston North Shore

Vision, Leadership & Engagement The North Shore Chamber of Commerce

Congratulating Outgoing Chair Rosalin Acosta, TD Wealth Management

Welcoming Incoming Chairman John S. Hall II, Salem Five Bank

Keynote Speaker Peter Meade, Edward M. Kennedy Institute for the U.S. Senate

The North Shore Chamber of Commerce is dedicated to shaping policy and events so that decisions by business and government result in an improved economy and quality of life for the region.


NORTH SHORE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE 2010 ANNUAL DINNER VISION, LEADERSHIP & ENGAGEMENT OPENING RECEPTION

CALL TO ORDER ROSALIN ACOSTA WEALTH MARKET LEADER, NEW ENGLAND TD WEALTH MANAGEMENT DINNER SERVED BY THE CROWNE PLAZA BOSTON NORTH SHORE

RECOGNITION OF OUTGOING CHAIR ROSALIN ACOSTA WEALTH MARKET LEADER, NEW ENGLAND TD WEALTH MANAGEMENT

WELCOMING OF INCOMING CHAIR JOHN S. HALL II, SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT & DIVISION MANAGER, COMMERCIAL BANKING, SALEM FIVE BANK KEYNOTE ADDRESS P E T E R M E A D E , P R E S I D E N T & C E O , E D WA R D M . KENNEDY INSTITUTE FOR THE UNITED STATES SENATE 8 : 0 0 P. M . A D J O U R N


2010 Annual Dinner Photo Recap of the 2009 Annual Dinner

Offering greetings as the 2010 Chair of the North Shore Chamber of Commerce is Rosalin Acosta, Wealth Market Leader, New England, TD Wealth Management. Also shown in the photo is Immediate Past-Chairman, Dr. Wayne Burton, president, North Shore Community College.

Dr. Wayne Burton presents Keynote Speaker Lt. Gov. Tim Murray with the book “Boston, An Extended Family� as a token of appreciation for his talk. Lt. Gov. Murray complimented the Chamber on many important initiatives it is involved in, such as its role in the new North Shore Tech School and regional cooperation.

Past Chairmen David LaFlamme, president, North Shore Bank and Richard Holbrook, Chairman and CEO, Eastern Bank convene at the 91st Annual Dinner of the North Shore Chamber of Commerce. Holbrook served as Chairman in 2004 and LaFlamme served in 2007.


2010 Annual Dinner The North Shore Chamber - Where Business Meets

Also shown at the Annual Dinner are Denise Flynn, North Shore Medical Center and Kevin Bottomley, Danversbank. Over 500 attended the stellar event - thank you to all of our Sponsors and the Crowne Plaza for hosting the special evening.

Chair-Elect John S. Hall II (r), senior vice president, and division manager, commercial lending, Salem Five Bank enjoys a laugh with Senate Majority Leader Frederick E. Berry, who has just received a donation for FB Charities, Inc. from Dr. Wayne Burton. The mission of FB Charities has always been to financially assist children in need on the North Shore.


2010 Annual Dinnerr Strong Partners, Powerful Solutions

The North Shore Chamber of Commerce Economic & Public Policy Breakfast Forum on Wednesday, December 9th, at the Ipswich Country Club featured a talk by President and Director of the Boston Museum of Science, Dr. Ioannis Miaoulis (r). Also shown in the photo is Immediate PastChair, Dr. Wayne Burton, president of North Shore Community College, who moderated the forum.

The North Shore Chamber’s Vice-Chair of Energy, William Penney (l), president, Maritimes & Northeast Pipeline welcomes new Board Member Dr. David Barrett, president of Lahey Clinic at the November Board Meeting. Thank you to the over thirty board members and invited guests for attending this important meeting.


2010 Annual Dinner North Shore Business Expo - over 100 Exhibitors

Addressing attendees above at the 2010 North Shore Business Expo Executive Breakfast is John D. Kattar, CFA, Chief Investment Officer Eastern Investment Advisors, Eastern Bank, who gave a “2010 Economic & Market Outlook�. Over 150 business professionals attended the forecast.

Shown above is Karen Andreas, (l) publisher of The Salem News (Expo Title Sponsor) and a Director of the North Shore Chamber of Commerce with her special assistant Robyn Day (r). Thank you Salem News for your ongoing support of the North Shore Chamber.


2010 Annual Dinner 2010 Business Expo - over 3,200 business leaders

The Expo Luncheon featured an update by North Shore Municipal Leaders on what was ahead for their cities and towns in 2010. The Luncheon was sponsored by TD Bank, Cabot Money Management, Danversbank, and GDF Suez. Shown from left to right are: Beverly Mayor William Scanlon, Salem Mayor Kimberley Driscoll, Danvers Town Manager Wayne Marquis, Peabody Mayor Michael Bonfanti, Chair Rosalin Acosta, Amesbury Mayor Thatcher Kezer III and newly-elected Newburyport Mayor Donna Holaday.

Shown at the April Breakfast Forum from left to right is newly-appointed president of Montserrat College of Art, Dr. Stephen Immerman, Lee Dellicker, president, Windover Development and Jo Broderick, Dean of College Relations and Special Assistant to the President, Montserrat College of Art.


2010 Annual Dinner Route 128 Improvement & Chamber Ambassadors

2010, a Year of progress and achievement for the North Shore Chamber of Commerce. From left, Rep. Ted Speliotis, Danvers Town Manager Wayne Marquis and North Shore Chamber of Commerce President Robert Bradford at Exit 22 on Route 128, where ground was broken in April for new highway ramps.

Ambassadors Karen Andreas, The Salem News; Peter Feuerbach, Rubin & Rudman, LLP; Fran Dichner, R & L Associates; (2nd Row from L to R) Paul Kurker, Eastern Bank, Cyndi Bentz, Eastern Bank, Scott Vandersall, TD Bank, Ruth Bitchell, Eastern Bank; Lesley Denny, LDenny Consulting; John Hall, Salem Five Bank; Gayla Bartlett, Cranney Self Storage; Elaine Hebert, Legal Sea Foods, Elaine Champagne, North Shore Community College; Dianne Palter Gill, North Shore Community College, Heidi Bond, The Dazzling Dot; Malcolm MacLean, MacLean Holloway Doherty Ardiff & Morse, P.C.; Peggy Pedro, North Shore Bank; and Membership Chairman Joe Riley, Eastern Bank


2010 Annual Dinner North Shore Chamber Board tackles Economic Agenda

The North Shore Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors met with the Mass Office of Business Development on Wed, April 28th. Shown in the photo, front row: are David Woonton (l), Century Bank & Trust Co., Annie Harris, Essex National Heritage Commission, Dr. Patricia Maguire Meservey, Salem State University. Back row: Fran Dichner (l) , R&L Associates, Mary Sarris, North Shore WIB and John McDougall, McDougall Interactive.

Rep. Mary Grant (l) converses with Bill Howard (r), president, Beverly Cooperative Bank and Beverly Mayor William Scanlon on April 21, at the North Shore Chamber of Commerce special meeting with the Massachusetts Office of Business Development (MOBD).


2010 Annual Dinner Vision, Leadership & Engagement

Shown in the photo above at the April Public Policy Breakfast Forum featuring upsates from the regional college presidents are Dr. Richard Wylie, president of Endicott College (l) and North Shore Chamber of Commerce Chair Rosalin Acosta, Wealth Market Leader, New England, TD Wealth Management.


2010 Annual Dinner Powerful Networking Functions, Timely Speakers

Karen Andreas (r) moderated the May 5th NS Chamber Breakfast Forum on “North Shore 100”. Panelists included (l to r) Steve Dibble, President, Dibble & Sons Park Equipment, Inc. Charles Desmond, Chairman, Massachusetts Board of Higher Education, Melanie McKinnon, owner, “It starts with me” Facebook Page, and Ray Novack, Beverly High School Band Director.


2010 Annual Dinner 2010 Honor Scholars Recognition Dinner

Shown in the photo above at the 2010 Honor Scholars Recognition Dinner are Keynote Speaker Dr. Patricia Maguire Meservey (l), president, Salem State University, Malcolm MacLean, partner in the law firm of MacLean Holloway Doherty Ardiff & Morse and North Shore Chamber of Commerce Chair Rosalin Acosta, Wealth Market Leader, New England, TD Wealth Management


2010 Annual Dinner The Chamber is Your Voice on Important Issues

2010 Chair of the North Shore Chamber of Commerce, Rosalin Acosta (l), TD Wealth Management, welcomes long-time North Shore Chamber partner and past-director, Joanne Patton (r) of Green Meadows Farm to the July 14th Breakfast. Green Meadows Farm is a certified organic farm raising vegetables, fruits and heritage breeds of livestock in Hamilton, Massachusetts.


2010 Annual Dinner NS Chamber - Vision, Leadership & Action

On Thursday, July 22nd over 300 business leaders attended the MultiChamber Summer Business Networking Reception "Grand ReOpening" of the new North Shore Music Theatre. Shown above Board of Directors Member, Fran Dichner (l), R&L Associates, poses for a picture with guest Tina McManus, RE/MAX Advantage Real Estate at the Summer Networking Reception.

Governor Deval Patrick addressed over 300 business leaders at the October Economic & Public Policy Breakfast Forum at Danversport Yacht Club. Shown in the photo above from l to r: Governor Deval Patrick, Beverly Mayor William Scanlon and Bill Tinti, Tinti, Quinn, Grover & Frey PC.


2010 Annual Dinner Eastern Bank wins 2010 Membership Drive

Joe Riley, executive vice-president of Eastern Bank and 2010 Membership Drive Chairman, leads over 130 senior level-executives during the October 19, 20 & 21 Membership Drive to victory. Over 210 firms joined the North Shore Chamber during the Drive under Riley’s Leadership and this year was one of the most successful drive’s in chamber history.


2010 Annual Dinner


2010 Annual Dinner


2010 North Shore Chamber Annual Dinner Program Booklet  

The Annual Dinner Meeting of the North Shore Chamber of Commerce presents an ideal opportunity to Network with over 400 Business Leaders - J...