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

Visit www.ManateeChamber.com/COVID-19 & www.recovermanatee.com for up-to-date information and resources for our community.

Upcoming In-Person MYP Events:

Wednesday, October 28, 11:45 AM-1:00 PM - MYPower Networking Lunch
Riverhouse Waterfront Restaurant, Palmetto

Join us in October at the Riverhouse Waterfront Restaurant for an in-person MYPower Lunch! Connect with young professionals while enjoying a wonderful lunch on the water! Attendees are invited to present a one-minute commercial on their business for additional promotion.

10-MINUTE TAKEAWAY Guest Speaker | Caitlin Mullan, Port Manatee "Port Manatee - a job creator and leading economic engine for Manatee County"

$15 for MYP Members
$25 All other guests

Tuesday, November 10, 11:45 AM-1:00 PM - MYPower Networking Lunch
Anna Maria Oyster Bar Landside, Sarasota

Connect with local young professionals in-person at November's (socially-distanced) MYPower Lunch! MYPower Lunches are a wonderful way to promote your business as all attendees can give a one-minute commercial. Join us in the Halfway Lounge at Anna Maria Oyster Bar Landside and safely network with friends.

10-MINUTE TAKEAWAY Guest Speaker | Jason Osborne, Bank OZK "Becoming a Leader as a Young Professional in the Manatee County Community"

$15 for MYP Members
$25 All other guests

Tuesday, November 17, 5:00 -7:00 PM - MYP Social
The Deck at Oak & Stone, Downtown Bradenton

MYP is excited to bring back our After Hours Social in-person this month at the Deck at Oak & Stone! Enjoy free appetizers & drink specials on the Downtown Bradenton Rooftop while safely connecting with local young professionals.

FREE for MYP Members!
This event is for current MYP Members only.

Interested in becoming a member? Contact Caitlyn at 941-748-4842 ext. 117 or CaitlynH@ManateeChamber.com for more information.