Social Young Professionals is a community of young-at-heart professionals dedicated to the cultivation of their personal and professional growth through social gatherings, networking events, online connections, professional development opportunities, community involvement and access to professional resources.
Founded in June 2011, Social Young Professionals has become one of the largest and fastest growing local communities for young-at-heart professionals to socialize, network and enhance professional skills. Our membership consist of professionals from a variety of cultures, nationalities and career fields, such as: entrepreneurs, business owners, engineers, artists, authors, teachers, lawyers, doctors, nurses, investment bankers, account executives, and many more.
Our events generally occur weekday evenings, bringing together this diverse community of professionals in a variety of fun, upscale and relaxing atmospheres to include: social gatherings, professional networking, workshops, lectures and a wide range of educational events. Our events are alway designed to provide a low pressure and relaxing environment were like-minded professionals can gathered, socialize, network, brainstorm and exchange ideas. This makes for an ideal atmosphere to foster personal and professional relationships; to enhance and develop personal and professional skills; and to access professional resources to cultivate your professional growth.
There are many reasons for joining Social Young Professionals; however, only you can decide if our community has what it takes to provide you any benefit. Like most things in life, even if you join, unless your active, participate and you take advantages of the resources in front of you – that benefits mean very little. That said, if you choose to take full advantage of what our community has to offer then you can open up a world of possibilities.
Benefits include, but are not limited to:
The opportunities to connect, grow, learn, educate and live through a wide variety of local events
The opportunities to network & cultivate relationships with professionals and local leaders
The opportunities to expand your impact on the local community
Access to our events calendar, mobile app and limited online resources
Access to pre-register for events in the local area for free or at a discounted rate
Although we are Social Young Professionals by name, we welcome professionals of all ages and do not have an age restriction. Our community is very diverse and currently has members ranging from 18 years old to 80+ years old; however, the average age of our membership is 28 years old.
We also welcome younger members; however, if you younger than 21 we recommend you pay close attention to the details of our events as you may limited to the events can attend to age restrictions set by the venues we utilize.