Leadership Opportunities

Welcome to Manatee Young Professionals

A program of the Manatee Chamber of Commerce

Manatee Young Professionals (MYP) provides business, social and community resources for young professionals in Manatee County. Our programming is geared towards young professionals aged 21-40.

MYP Offers:

  • Networking Opportunities and Exposure for Professionals
  • Educational and Knowledge-Based Professional Development
  • Community Awareness and Volunteer Opportunities
  • Recruitment and Retention Resources
  • Linkage to more than 1,600 young professionals

» Click here for a full list of MYP Membership benefits

MYP Networking Social

June 8, 2017 | 5:00 - 7:00 PM

3 Keys Brewing Company, 2505 Manatee Ave. E., Bradenton, 34208

Young Professionals are invited to join Manatee Young Professionals (MYP) members and guests for casual business networking in a great social setting. There is no cost to attend for paid MYP members or for those who join on-the-spot. Cost is $5 for all others.

MYP3D - The Importance of a Mentor

June 13, 2017 | 11:30 AM - 1:15 PM

Manatee Chamber of Commerce Lakewood Ranch Office at the McClure Center

MYP3D will give Manatee Chamber Board members and MYP members the chance to connect over the topics that will help young professionals grow personally and professionally.

How to Seek Out a Mentor, Nurture a Two-Way Benefit Presented by Jonathan Fleece, Blalock Walters, PA

The cost is $25 per session, which includes lunch. Catered by Chicken Kitchen. Limited seating! Click here to register to attend online.

Board Service 101

June 23, 2017 | 7:45 AM - 10:00 AM

Manatee Community Foundation, 2820 Manatee Ave. W., Bradenton, FL 34205

This free event is all about informing you on the roles and responsibilities of serving on a non-profit board and what questions to ask before joining a board. Seating is limited. RSVP is required. Register online or contact Kimberly, 941-748-4842, ext. 139.

MYPower Networking Lunch

June 28, 2017 | 11:45 AM - 1:00 PM

Beach Bistro, 6600 Gulf Dr., Holmes Beach, FL 34217

Sean Murphy and the Beach Bistro staff will host this exclusive MYP Members only networking lunch. This luncheon includes a 4-course meal with a "toes in the sand" view of the Gulf of Mexico. This luncheon is so relaxing, you may just want to take the afternoon off.

Register Online. Seating is limited. Cost to attend is $15 - MYP Members Only.