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

January 24, 2018 | 11:45 AM - 1:00 PM
enRich a Bistro 5629 Manatee Ave. W., Bradenton, 34209

MYPower Networking Luncheons give young professionals the opportunity to 
promote your business products and services.
New for 2018, will be a professional or personal development topic for each luncheon. This month Doug Van Dyke with Leadership Simplified will speak on "how to craft your 30-second elevator speech."

Register Online, cost to attend is $15 for paid MYP members and $20 for all others.
Registration will close Monday, January 22 at noon.

MYP Networking Social

January 11, 2018 | 5:00 - 7:00 PM
iHeart Media Conley-Buick Garage 1779 Independence Blvd., Sarasota, FL 34234

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

Live music by high energy alternative band Babyl. 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!

MYP Community Service Project

February 17, 2018 | 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Florida Sheriffs Youth Ranches 751 Rye Wilderness Trail, Parrish, FL 34219

Volunteers are needed to help with painting newly installed fences around the campus. Two shifts are available.
Shift #1 - 9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Shift #2 - 11:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Register Online to Volunteer Please indicate what shift you would like to volunteer for when registering.