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

MEGA Joint Networking Social - Six area young professional groups are hosting a MEGA Joint Networking Social on Thursday, September 10 from 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM at the World of Beer in Bradenton. Groups scheduled to be in attendance are:

  • Manatee Young Professionals (MYP)
  • Young Builders Network
  • Manatee County Bar Association Young Lawyers Division
  • Manatee Millennial Movement (M3)
  • Manatee County Habitat for Humanity Young Professionals
  • Suncoast Realtors Regional Young Professional Network

No RSVP neccessary. This event is FREE to attend. Enjoy casual networking, complimentary appetizers, and a cash bar.

World of Beer is located at: 497 Cortez Road West, Bradenton, 34207

MYP September Community Service - PACE Center for Girls Career Fair

September 29, 2015| 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

PACE Center for Girls is hosting a Career Fair on September 29. Share information about your career and business with PACE girls. We are looking for MYP members from various industries including: Accounting, Employment Services, IT, Legal Firms, Banking, Business Services, Construction, Real Estate, Government, Marketing, Non-Profits, Residential Services and more!  

Topics of discussion include what your business does, what a typical day like for you, skills/education requirements for your position, career search advice, and 'dress for success' and interview tips.

Lunch will be provide by PACE for all volunteers.

Please contact Kimberly, 941-748-4842 ext 139 if you are interested in volunteering.

PACE Center for Girls is located at: 3508 26th Street West, Bradenton, 34205

MYPower Networking Lunch - Wednesday, September 30  from 11:45 AM - 1:00 PM at The Riverhouse Reef & Grill. This young professional event offers attendees the chance to promote your company and make business connections with other young professionals. Following lunch, you will share a 30-second "commercial" about what you do and who your ideal would be.  Click here to RSVP. Last day to RSVP is Monday, September 28.