YPConnect is a new initiative by the Berea Chamber of Commerce and the Collaborative Chambers Alliance (CCA). The goal is to foster a culture of collaboration between existing young professional groups in the greater Cleveland area in order to provide networking, professional development, and educational opportunities for professionals age 22-40 in Northeast Ohio.
We invite you to join the 17 different Chambers of Commerce in the CCA as well as six other young professional organizations from around Northeast Ohio for a great evening of networking, collaboration, and connection. Learn about the missions and upcoming events, programming, and initiatives for the following young professional groups and get the chance to network with their leadership and members:
- Cleveland 20-30 Club
- Cleveland Global Shapers
- Playhouse Square Partners
- The President’s Council
- Plexus LGBT + Allied Chamber of Commerce Young Professionals
- Young Professionals of Parma
This event is open to all but is specifically designed for young professionals age 22-40. The cost is $10 for anyone who is a member in good standing of a CCA Chamber (view list of participating chambers) or anyone who is a member in good standing with one of the participating young professional organizations listed above. Cost for those who are not paid members of any of the participating organizations is $15.
Appetizers will be provided and a cash bar will be available.
To register for this event, click here.
COVID Safety – Please note that this event will be held indoors, but the space is well ventilated with a large garage door that can be opened. We highly encourage attendees to wear a mask when not actively eating or drinking. It is advised that only those who are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 attend this event. Registration numbers will be capped to allow for social distancing.
We are following the current health and safety guidelines required by the state of Ohio and our host venue as well as recommendations outlined by the CDC.
By purchasing an event ticket, you acknowledge that you understand and will abide by all the health and safety procedures in place at the time of the event including mask and social distancing requirements. In addition, you voluntarily assume all risks related to exposure to COVID-19 and do not hold event sponsors liable for any health-related issues.
We reserve the right to deny entrance to anyone exhibiting any of the symptoms:
- Fever (equal to or higher than 100.4°F) or chills
- Cough − Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
- Muscle or body aches
- New loss of taste or smell
- Sore throat
- Congestion or runny nose
We appreciate your understanding of the measures taken for your protection and the protection of other attendees.