||Dole Food Co. hosts “Economic Impact of the U.S. 2012 Election Outcome” at 1 Dole Drive in Westlake Village. The CFO forum will be Thursday, Nov. 8, from 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. The facilitators will be Jo-Anne Smith, Managing Principal of Jo-Anne Smith & Associates, founder of the Westlake Village Vice President Human Resources Forum, and Michael J. Bennett, former CFO, Vice President Medtronic Neurosurgical, and CFO, CSO FilmL.A. Inc. The speaker will be Dr. David Smith, Associate Professor of Economics and Associate Dean of Academic Affairs at Pepperdine University’s Graziadio School of Business and Management. A light breakfast will be served. Those wishing to attend should RSVP by Thursday, Nov. 1. For more information or to RSVP, call Jo-Anne Smith at (805) 432-7663 or email firstname.lastname@example.org, or call Michael J. Bennett at (805) 850-9011 or email email@example.com.