In January, we'll learn about Alaska Geographic from Samantha Lilly, Communications and Membership Manager.
The Young Professionals Group (anchoragechamber.org/ypg) is made up of business professionals and corporate leaders between the ages of 21-39 who are ready to make a positive impact on the greater community of Anchorage. This group is open to all Anchorage Chamber members and non-members of all ages.
WHAT WE DO
Fun social events
Develop leadership skills
Unique community service activities
A professional support system of peers
Build awareness for members and their business.
BENEFITS OF JOINING
Employers benefit from sending their younger employees to the Young Professionals Group because they will strengthen and develop skills that make them more valuable employees, their morale will improve and they will feel appreciated by their employer.
Meeting new people and developing new business opportunities
Expanding network of business contacts
Increasing visibility through attendance, participation and volunteering
Strengthening teamwork skills by joining a subcommittee
Strengthening leadership skills by serving as a subcommittee chair
Broadening knowledge base and skills through useful programs and presentations, including learning from both peers and more experienced professionals