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, Instagram and LinkedIn.

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

Upcoming Events

Yoga Class at Starfire Yoga
Sunday, August 8 at 10:30 AM
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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.

Erin Schaick, CATCH Neighborhood Housing (Chair)
Adam Berthiaume, Grappone Automotive Group (Vice Chair)
Kaleigh Greene, Legacy Marketing & Design Co.
Chad Johnson, NHTI-Concord's Comunity College
Petar Leonard, Orr & Reno, PA
Erika Mattson, New York Life (Ambassador Program Coordinator)
Emily Ricard, Bangor Savings Bank (Marketing Coordinator)
Connor Spern, The Friends Program (Events Coordinator)
Annika Stanley-Smith, Granite United Way Merrimack County Region
Bryanna Marceau, 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.

Diana Moore, Starfire Yoga
Marilia Procopio, Elm Grove Companies
Jared Reynolds, UNH Cooperative Extension
Emily Sullivan, SNHU

COMMUNITY PARTNERSHIPS

We were proud to announce our support of this year's NH Gives! Thanks to all who gave to nonprofits on June 8 - 9, 2021. NH Gives broke their record this year raising $3,863,379 for 584 nonprofit organzations!

NH Gives 2021

CYPN IN THE NEWS

We're thrilled to announce the 2021 Concord Young Professional of the Year, Annika Stanley-Smith! This award recognizes an individual for professional excellence, commitment to the community and support of the Concord Young Professionals Network. Along with serving on our Steering Committee, Annika is a strong advocate for New Hampshire residents in both her work at Granite United Way and through her diverse volunteer efforts. Congratulations Anni! We're excited to celebrate you at the the Greater Concord Chamber of Commerce's 16th Annual Pinnacle Awards ceremony on June 16.

Annika Stanley-Smith, 2021 YP of the Year

Fox News prominently featured Concord Young Professionals Network in its recent, “Election officials scramble to find enough poll workers ahead of November 3rd”  2020 national election coverage.

 

The Concord Monitor published an article about CYPN, written by our very own Steering Committee Chair, Erin Schaick! Click here to read the feature in full.

Capital Connections October 24, 2019

 

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.

 

Congratulations to Phil Sletten of NH Fiscal Policy Institute, the 2020 Concord YP of the Year!

Phil Sletten, 2020 Concord Young Professional of the Year

Phil was honored and celebrated at the Greater Concord Chamber of Commerce's Pinnacle Awards ceremony on November 19, click here to watch the video of the ceremony.

 

Wellness Series

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