The Daily ItemLYNN – The Greater Lynn Area Chamber of Commerce B2B Expo and a Networking After Hours will be held May 6 from 3-7 p.m. at the Holiday Inn Grand Ballroom in Peabody on Route 1 North.Exhibitor space and sponsorship, open to members and non-members, is being reserved on a first-come first-served basis. The B2B Expo & Networking After Hours will showcase 30 North Shore businesses. Exhibitors and attendees will enjoy hors d’oeuvres, raffles and a cash bar during the event.The B2B expo is open to all types of businesses. Restaurants, caterers and other food vendors are encouraged to participate and hand out samples to attendees.Less than 20 booths are left. The event sold out last year and over 200 North Shore business owners attended.Platinum sponsors for the event are North Shore 104.9 and The Daily Item.Gold sponsor is Sidekim Foods catering.”The concept is to combine the best of both worlds all at the same time,” said LACC president Leslie Gould. “A lot of business expos will have the networking after the expo is over and by that time people are exhausted from a full day of exhibiting. In this arena the event is only four hours and incorporates passed appetizers, food stations and spirits making for a fun experience networking, gaining leads in a casual, yet professional environment.”Other exhibitors include BMC Healthnet, Columbia Insurance Agency, Comcast, Cranney Home Services, Eastern Bank, Fallon Community Health Plan, Holiday Inn, North Shore 104.9, North Shore Community College, Seaport Credit Union, Sidekim Foods, The Daily Item and The New Essex Office.The cost to exhibit is $275 for LACC members and $375 for non-members who register before April 1. After April 1 the cost is $300 for LACC members and $400 for non-members. For more information go to www.LynnAreaChamber.com, or call 781-592-2900.