The Enterprise Center is staying informed of the latest news regarding the COVID-19 Virus and coordinating with Salem State University. To the extent possible, we are mirroring their preventative measures to help mitigate the spread of the COVID-19 Virus. This has impacted the delivery of our onsite programs which are postponed until after May 15, 2020. In the meantime, please continue to visit our website for program scheduling and other updates. Please know that we are exploring virtual delivery of our programming and will post this information on our website should it materialize. Please continue to check our website for updates.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Business Impact Survey

These are exceptionally difficult times for businesses experiencing the impact and uncertainty of the Coronavirus (COVID-19). We would like to assist our business community by conducting this Coronavirus (COVID-19) Business Impact Survey. The impact data that you can provide is valuable to federal, state, and local leaders as they make resource response decisions. We will share this data with them.

Working together, we can help those who are helping us. Please complete this Coronavirus (COVID-19) Survey and share the link with other businesses and networks. It will be available to be taken until Wednesday, April 1, 2020.


Estos son tiempos excepcionalmente difíciles para las empresas que experimentan el impacto y la incertidumbre del Coronavirus (COVID-19). Nos gustaría ayudar a nuestra comunidad negociante mediante la realización de esta Encuesta de Impacto Comercial de Coronavirus (COVID-19). Los datos de esta, llegarán a los líderes federales, estatales y locales a medida que tomarán decisiones importantes sobre recursos en su comunidad y negocio. Compartiremos estos datos con ellos.

Tu cooperacion con esta encuesta nos ayudará a proveer mejor recursos. Complete esta encuesta de Coronavirus (COVID-19) y comparta el la encuesta con otras empresas y redes. Estará disponible hasta el miércoles 1ro de Abril del 2020.

Laura Swanson, Directora ejecutiva
The Enterprise Center

Haga clic aquí para completar nuestra encuesta


The Enterprise Center contributes to the economic development of the North Shore by helping people start their business, grow their business and solve business problems. We are thankful for the family of speakers who join our efforts and generously contributed their time and expertise to support our mission.

Our workshops are learning and enrichment opportunities specifically designed for business owners and professionals at all levels. These just-in-time knowledge workshops help individuals get up to speed on current and relevant topics that every business owner and entrepreneur needs to know to assimilate and grow in the business world. We are grateful to our Enterprise Center family of speakers who generously contributed their time and expertise to support our mission. Below is a list of our current and past program speakers.

Workshop Categories

2020 Speakers

Bonnie Henry


Arend de Jong

Maria Nigro Di Stefano


John McDougall




Jim Ognibene

Donato Dandreo


Charles Smith



Janet Parnes

Meredith Fine

Barry Horwitz

Debbie Tyson

Erica R









Paul Parisi

Doug Bates



Norm Brzycki

Pam Driscoll

Lisa Gonzalez

Bruce Share

Lesley Tracy

Ashley Judge

Walter Manninen

Robin Samora

Gayle Nowack

Wendy Sabin

Ed Brzychcy

Jennifer Powell

Hannah Ginley

Secretary Pollack

Carrie Stack

Joanne Jonah

Denise Aronson

Katherina Mena

Jennifer Carey

Dayna Wood

Christie Lindor

Jacqui Richard

Leslie Scales

Herb Harris

Ross Dobson


Susan Shelby

Brian Gravel

Paul Simms

Judy Parisella

Jeff Cutler

Jeannine ONeil

Jeanne Union

Mary Honan

Marc Slafsky

Bob Adams

Sumbul Siddiqui

Justin Miller

Juliet Gil

Erin Calvo Bacci

Kim Woods

Lucy Dearborn

Jackie King

Sheree Zizik

Jane Johnson

Maryann Blatsos

Guy Clinch

Scott Kirsner

Stephen Webster

Bruce Share

Matt Beaton

Gordon Plutsky

Jodi Smith

Glenn Champagne

Nancy Zare

Keith Lane

Michael Abramson

Jim Stone

Secretary James A. Peyser

Richard Langevin

Dareth Colburn

Shelia Scott

Maureen Pomeroy

Maureen Pomeroy

Paula Barrett

Cara Hutchins

Fran Dichner

Nancy Frates

Patricia Negron

Robert Nelson

Nancy Mobley

Matt Smith

Ron Tanner

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