• Southfield Young Professionals 

  • What is SYP?

    Southfield Young Professionals (SYP) is the place for young professionals, under the age of 40, to meet and connect with other young professionals in the area, while also learning professional and leadership skills from the industry’s top talent. SYP is dedicated to maintaining regional vast and varied relationships, developed by the Southfield Chamber, and providing access to its network of business partners and members to create a connected business community of all ages and stages of professional growth. It is our passion to help develop the next generation of leaders by making Southfield an attractive place for young professionals to live, work, network, learn and play.

     

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  • Membership Membership

    Membership Facts:

    • Membership is open to anyone in their 20s and 30s who share a passion for growing both personally and professionally while building lasting business contacts and relationships.  
    • Cost for Southfield Chamber members is free. For non-member individuals, SYP membership is $50 for the year or $300 for non-member corporations. 

    Membership Benefits:
    Southfield Young Professionals will gain:

    » Professional development
    » Become a mentor and/or be mentored by a seasoned professional
    » Subscription to the SYP bi-monthly newsletter which includes SYP news, updates, and member-only information
    » Membership pricing on select SYP events
    » Social Events; networking mixers, fun activities, and informal gatherings
    » Additional member-only discounts and incentives as they become available


    How to Become a Member:

    • Register online today here or complete a membership registration form and submit to the Chamber at 20300 Civic Center Dr., Suite 1102 Southfield, MI. 48076 | Fax: (248) 557.3931 | admin@southfieldchamber.com | 

    Activities & Events Activities & Events

    Professional Development Seminars: Gain exposure and access to some of the region’s top leaders, in addition to your peers, through learning-based professional and leadership development meetings.

    Networking Events: Enjoy weekly after-hours networking events with other young professionals, under the age of 40, at local establishments throughout Southfield. Engage in great conversation, hors d’oeuvres, drinks and more.

    Service-based Opportunities: Give back to the community through various volunteer opportunities throughout the Greater Southfield Area. These team-oriented opportunities can include, but are not limited to: Donating time at Habitat for Humanity to build homes for those in need, assisting with food donations to help fight hunger and creating a fundraising/walk team for Making Strides Against Breast Cancer. 

    Sponsorship Opportunities
    SYP sponsorship opportunities are available to members of the Southfield Area Chamber of Commerce. For additional information contact Tanya Markos-Vanno at 248.557.6661 or tanya@southfieldchamber.com.

    Social Media Siteswww.facebook.com/groups/southfieldYP

    The Chamber Website: The website allows members of the SYP to register for events, stay up to date on Chamber events, check out the Chamber’s latest initiatives and learn more about the Chamber in general. Visit the Chamber website at www.SouthfieldChamber.com.

    Questions and Comments: For additional information, please contact the Southfield Area Chamber 248.557.6661.

    Board of Directors Board of Directors

    Chair, Brooke Robertson, Drury Hotels
    Co-Chair, Devon Dallo, Comfort Suites
    Maurice Miller, Mass Mutual Great Lakes
    Christina Hall, Michigan Eyecare Institute
    Laura Garman, Health Alliance Plan
    Joseph Byers, Vibe Credit Union
  • Scheduled Activities:
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    Afterhours Personal Development
    The Side Hustle
    February 20 | 5:30-7:30 PM | $10 
    Northwood University
     
    Sushi + Sake 101
    March 20 | 5:30-7:30 PM 
    Benihana Troy
    Register Online
     
    Monthly Community Service Project
    World Medical Relief
    1st Friday of every month 12:00-2:00 PM
    Bring Your Own Lunch
    Meet in the lobby at noon!

    Connect with us on Facebook to keep up with our events!