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

July 25, 2018 | 11:45 AM - 1:00 PM
Beach Bistro 6600 Gulf Dr. Holmes Beach, FL 34217

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. July MYPower Networking lunch is open to paid MYP members only.

Registration will close Monday, July 23rd at noon.

Special Event - MYP Beach Bash

August 4, 2018 | 11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
The Beach House 200 Gulf Dr. N., Bradenton Beach, FL 34217

Join MYP members and guests for a day at the beach. Bring your sunscreen, beach towel and appetite.

We will enjoy an island lunch buffet of hamburgers, hot dogs, chicken fingers, potato salad and cole slaw. Soft drinks, coffee, tea and water are included. Adult beverages will be available for purchase.

This is a family friendly MYP event with games and prizes on our beautiful beach!

Register Here cost to attend is $15 for paid MYP members, $18 for all other guests. Children 6-12 are $5, and children 5 and under are free.

MYP Networking Social

August 9, 2018 | 5:00 - 7:00 PM
O'Bricks Irish Pub & Martini Bar 427 12th St. W., Bradenton, 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 $5 for all others.

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

Register Here

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.