Concord Young Professionals Network

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Concord Young Professionals Network (CYPN) is a professional and personal development initiative of the Greater Concord Chamber of Commerce. Established in 2006, CYPN is a vibrant program that promotes the growth of more than 1,700 young professionals in their early twenties to mid-forties in New Hampshire’s Capital region by helping them make connections in the community and providing them with learning and networking opportunities in a welcoming setting.

Check back often to see what's new, and be sure to follow us on social media for all the latest updates: Facebook, Twitter, InstagramLinkedIn and TikTok.

To sign up for our e-news updates, email events@concordnhchamber.com.

 

UPCOMING EVENTS

CYPN Neighborhood Nonprofit Networking Night

Wednesday, October 19

Join Concord Young Professionals Network (CYPN) for this anticipated annual event that brings together young professionals and college students with local and state-wide nonprofits looking for motivated volunteers.

Learn more

CYPN Networking at Endicott Furniture Company

Wednesday, November 17

Come network with local YPs while relaxing on some comfy furniture and enjoying some food and beverages. Attendance is complimentary, but registration in advance is appreciated.

Register here

GET CONNECTED

CYPN Connects

We've launched a community Facebook page as a means for us to connect online in upcoming weeks - join us at CYPN Connects!

What’s keeping you motivated during this time of social distancing? Have you picked up a new hobby or revisited an old interest? Are you secretly obsessed with cooking tutorials or finding the coolest place to hike in the Concord area? We’ve created post tags so you can connect digitally with your CYPN community based on your favorite topics. Join the group and get the conversations going!

 

Get involved!

CYPN is sustained through the active participation of committee members. These young professionals go above and beyond their every day responsibilities to make each CYPN activity beneficial for all. Choose an area that you'd like to contribute, and let us know how you'd like to be involved. Contact the Chamber at programs@concordnhchamber.com  or (603) 224-2508.

Steering Committee
Responsible for providing guidance on overall strategic direction.

Connor Spern, Concord Coalition To End Homelessness (Chair)
Kaleigh Greene, Legacy Marketing & Design Co. (Vice Chair)
Chad Johnson, NHTI-Concord's Comunity College
Katie Mosher, Sulloway & Hollis, PLLC
Marilia Procopio, Elm Grove Companies (Ambassador Program Coordinator)
Emily Ricard, Bangor Savings Bank (Marketing Coordinator)
Erin Schaick, CATCH Neighborhood Housing (Immediate Past Chair)
Trieste Philbrook, Greater Concord Chamber of Commerce (Staff Liaison)

For more information, contact programs@concordnhchamber.com

CYPN Ambassadors

Responsible for welcoming and assisting guests to networking events, and fostering connections for young professionals in the community.

Kayla Grimme, Hudkins Law & Title, PLLC
Shannon Ketcham, Merrimack County Savings Bank
Diana Moore, Starfire Yoga
Meghan Sweatt, iHeartMedia

CYPN YP of the month

Each month the CYPN Steering Committee selects a Young Professional Of The Month and we want to hear from YOU!
The Young Professional Of The Month Award is to honor an outstanding professional working and living in or around Concord, 40 years of age or younger, who strives in their industry and gives back to their community.
Do you know someone who you would like to suggest as the newest YP of the month? Submit your selection here for us to review.

 

COMMUNITY PARTNERSHIPS

We were proud support this year's NH Gives. Thanks to all who gave to nonprofits on June 7-8, 2022. NH Gives raised $3,505,030 for 575 nonprofit organizations!

NH Gives 2021

 

CYPN IN THE NEWS

2022 Concord Young Professional of the Year

Erin Schaick is an integral and steadfast advocate for young people in the Granite State in both her work at  CATCH Neighborhood Housing  and volunteer efforts for CYPN. She has served as CYPN Steering Committee Chair and CYPN Events Coordinator, volunteering her time to plan a huge variety of events, including innovative virtual opportunities that kept us connected during the COVID-19 pandemic. Erin has made rapid progress professionally while volunteering for multiple causes and establishing herself as a community leader in Concord. Learn more.

 

The City of Concord featured CYPN Steering Committee Past Chair Angie Lane as part of a video series on important resources in the state capital:  

 

Talk Concord Podcast : Suzi Pegg, City of Concord's Economic Development Director, hosted CYPN Steering Committee Chair Erin Shaick and committee liaison Bryanna Marceau on their podcast - listen for a fun discussion about Concord Young Professionals Network and the Chamber's Leadership Greater Concord program.

 

 

Wellness Series

CYPN's annual Wellness Series kicked off by focusing on financial wellness. Watch the recording of the webinar presentation below.