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

MYPower Networking Lunch

August 29, 2018 | 11:45 AM - 1:00 PM
Mattison's City Grille Bradenton Riverwalk 101 Riverfront Blvd., Bradenton, FL 34205

MYPower Networking Luncheons give young professionals the opportunity to promote your business products and services. Come willing to share a fun fact about yourself with attendees and enjoy one-on-one networking.

Register here, cost to attend is $15 for paid MYP members.

Registration will close Monday, August 27th at noon.

Special Event - MYP3D Professional & Personal Development Series

Local Government - How it Affects Your Daily Life

September 20, 2018 | 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Lakewood Ranch Golf & Country Club 7650 Legacy Blvd. Lakewood Ranch, FL 34202

The MYP professional development series gives MYP members the chance to connect over topics that will help young professionals grow personally and professionally. This panel talk will feature elected officials who will discuss how local government decisions are made and how they affect daily life. The cost is $25 for MYP paid members and $30 for all others. Includes lunch.

Register Here

MYP Networking Social

September 13, 2018 | 5:00 - 7:00 PM
Caddy's at the Pointe 801 Riverside Dr., Bradenton, FL 34208

Young Professionals are invited to join Manatee Young Professionals (MYP) members and guests for casual business networking in a great social setting.

Complimentary appetizers and a cash bar are included.

There is no cost to attend for paid MYP members or for those who join on-the-spot. Cost is $5 for all others.

No RSVP necessary. Bring your business cards and bring a friend!

Register Here