Chair: Bret Beldt, Partner, Burr Forman
The Sandy Springs Young Professionals’ program is a Chamber-sponsored organization of young professionals (Under 40) in Sandy Springs and the Perimeter Region whose mission is to develop a dynamic and diverse group of peers with a passion for making a difference, the desire to build important relationships, and the energy to get involved in the community and the Chamber.
Our goal/vision for 2018 is to engage Young Professionals to "connect and grow" their relationships, businesses, and involvement with the community and the Chamber. The Young Professionals group has networking events, professional development and mentoring/volunteer opportunities within the Chamber and the broader Sandy Springs and Perimeter Region and we want Young Professionals in your organization to get involved!
- · Unique Networking Opportunities
- · Career-building
- · Mentoring
- · Chamber and Community Involvement
- · Educational programs
- · Target professionals in the under-40 age group
These events help build up your professional database and have the potential of making new friends in the process. Set in professional, yet fun, environments designed to enhance personal and professional growth, YP networking events are the perfect way to mix and mingle. Plus, enjoy food and entertainment are included in some of our most unique corporate and cultural venues!
Gain the opportunity to learn about YOUR community and the needs that are in the area. Help lend a helping hand though special volunteer projects like:
- Mentoring college and high students
- Outreach initiatives through non-profits and local community groups
These events offer YP educational programs that are target toward enhancing your development skills.
Become a Member of SSYP
Qualifications include: A Young Professional must be employed by an active member of the Sandy Springs Perimeter Chamber and be under the age of 40.
Attention Sandy Springs Young Professionals: All young professionals (members and non-members) are welcome to attend SSYP’s programs and events, but members receive discounted admission for luncheons and free admission to after-hours mixers when they pre-register.