Northern Palm Beach ABWA Chapter To Meet July 12

The Northern Palm Beach chapter of the American Business Women’s Association will meet Wednesday, July 12 at the PGA Boulevard Embassy Suites Hotel (4350 PGA Blvd., Palm Beach Gardens). Networking is from 6 to 6:30 p.m. The cost is $25. Guests are welcome.

There will be no formal speaker or program. The group will be hosting its Christmas in July Shopping Extravaganza followed by dinner, the installation of officers and a presentation by Chapter President Sam Markwell.

The shopping extravaganza will run 5 to 8:30 p.m. There will be vendors from all over the Palm Beach area, as well as raffles and a 50/50 auction. The cost to be a vendor is $40 for members and $50 for non-members. The cost includes dinner. Register and pay via PayPal to and use the friends/family option. Join the ABWA and help support local Palm Beach women business owners.

For more information on the event, call Kriss Pocis at (561) 704-9668 or Sam Markwell at (561) 644-2384. For directions to the Embassy Suites Hotel, call (561) 622-1000.

The mission of the American Business Women’s Association is to bring together businesswomen of diverse occupations and to provide opportunities for them to help themselves and others grow personally and professionally through leadership, education, networking support and national recognition.

For more information about the ABWA, contact Markwell at (561) 644-2384 or, or call (877) 216-9908, ext. 750. Learn more at