The next edition of the North Central Massachusetts Chamber’s popular Good Morning North Central breakfast series is scheduled for Friday, Nov. 16, from 6:45 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. at the Doubletree by Hilton, 99 Erdman Way, Leominster.

The edition is sponsored by the Doubletree by
Hilton, Leominster.

The Good Morning North Central series is a highprofile,
fast-paced and educational breakfast program
geared towards executives, senior managers, professionals
and business owners.

Each of the programs has a business-oriented focus
and features popular speakers to present on topics of
interest to local businesses.

The featured speakers for the November edition
are Christian McMahan, the new president of
Wachusett Brewing Company and Robert Nelson, district
director for the U.S. Small Business Association.

McMahan joined Wachusett Brewing Company as
its president in June 2017. He began his career in the
beer industry in sales working with Boston Beer Company
and then went on to serve as vice president of
marketing for Diageo and chief marketing officer for
Heineken USA.

Founded in Westminster in 1994, Wachusett has
grown to become the second-largest packaging brewer
in Massachusetts and was named one of the top 50
largest craft breweries in the United States in 2017.

Nelson was appointed district director of SBA’s
Massachusetts District Office on Nov. 26, 2007.

As district director, Nelson is responsible for the
effective delivery of SBA’s financial and business
development programs with a mission to counsel,
assist and protect the interest of small business
statewide in order to maintain and strengthen the

He has 25 years of federal service, 19 of which have
been with the SBA.

The cost is just $25 for Chamber members/$40 nonmembers
and includes a breakfast buffet.

Registration is required. For more information or
to register, contact Kathleen Deal at 978-353-7600,
ext. 235, or visit