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

MYPower Networking Lunch - Wednesday, July 29  from 11:45 AM - 1:00 PM at The Renaissance on 9th. 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, July 27.

MYP Networking Social - Thursday, August 13, 2015. Young professionals are invited to join Manatee Young Professionals (MYP) members and guests for casual business networking in a great social setting. The August MYP Networking Social will be hosted by SOMA Creek Side from 5:00-7:00 PM. Enjoy casual business connections and a cash bar from 5:00-7:00 pm. This event is FREE for paid members of MYP or $5 for all others. Join on-the-spot and the event fee will be waived. Bring lots of business cards and bring a friend! No RSVP necessary.

MYP August Community Service - Salvation Army

August 17 - 21, 2015| 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Volunteer with fellow MYPers serve food to those less fortunate with the Salvation Army. For more information, call Kimberly at 941-748-4842, ext. 139.

MYP Bowling Social - Wednesday, August 19, 2015. Join us for our 3rd Annual MYP Bowling Social on Wednesday, August 19th from 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM. Come on your own or bring a lane-full of friends. The event includes two hours of bowling, shoe rental, lane rental, appetizers, unlimited soda, and a cash bar. The cost is $15 for paid MYP members and their guests and $20 for all others. Your RSVP is required!Register Now

Prefer to register by phone? Call Kimberly Kramer at 941-748-4842 x 139 and be sure to have your payment ready! Registration will close on Friday, August 14th.