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 Community Service Project

January 19, 2019 | 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Palmetto Youth Center
501 17th Street W. Palmetto, FL 34221

MYP volunteers are needed to help volunteers and staff from the Palmetto Youth Center with the City of Palmetto's Martin Luther King Jr. Parade. Volunteers will assist with set-up and route monitoring. RSVP is mandatory.
Register here.

MYPower Networking Lunch

January 30, 2019 | 11:45 AM - 1:00 PM
Demetrios' Pizza House
1720 Cortez Rd. W. Bradenton, FL 34207

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. Cost is $15 for paid MYP members and $20 for all others. Register here.

MYP Networking Social

February 14, 2019 | 5:00 - 7:00 PM
536 12th Street W. Lakewood Ranch, FL 34205

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 $10 for all others.

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