Grow Your Network. Grow Your Career. Have Fun!

If you’re a young professional living or working in Sheboygan County, be sure to JOIN Coastal YPN! Signing up will keep you in the loop on the variety of events being offered throughout the year…and it’s FREE! Coastal YPN brings you and other young professionals together for monthly social events, behind-the-scenes tours of local companies, workshops, speakers and more.

Coastal Young Professionals Network provides opportunities for young professionals to design their social culture, serve as civic innovators and community stewards, and develop into the next generation of leaders for Sheboygan County. Coastal YPN is open to all young professionals in Sheboygan County, so join us today!

What to Expect Coastal YPN is a diverse group of people between the ages of 21 and 40 living and/or working in Sheboygan County, with different professions, backgrounds and interests. Event sizes vary from 10-400 and include a mix of newcomers, long-time residents, those that attend regularly or as they can, old friends and new ones.

COASTAL YPN Committees:

Steering Committee: Assists the Chamber Staff Liaison with the implementation of Coastal’s vision and mission through strategic planning and leadership to Coastal sub-committees and Coastal at large.The Steering Committee is the Board of Directors equivalent for Coastal YPN. Responsibilities include the oversight of all subcommittees; develop and oversee the budget in collaboration with chamber staff; and participate in short- and long-range planning.Time commitment: minimum of 20 hrs/month.

Ambassador Committee: Responsible for the recruitment and retention of individual and corporate members. Also responsible for maintaining relationships between Coastal and other outside organizations. A partial list of responsibilities, but NOT limited to includes: connecting with new members; meeting with prospective corporate members; and presenting to community organizations.Time commitment: minimum of 10 hrs/month.

Learning Committee: Provides growth opportunities to Coastal members and other young professionals in the community through networking events, training seminars and other engaging lectures. Professional development topics are wide ranging and can span events with community leaders and career development workshops.Time commitment: minimum of 10 hrs/month.

Engagement Committee: Develops, plans and oversees the engagement Coastal events.The committee drives the social aspect of Coastal through signature events such Oktoberfeast, Experience events, After 5s, and Behind-the-Scenes. Social networking activities are planned to accommodate the broad interests of the general membership and support Coastal’s overall mission. Time commitment: minimum of 10 hrs/month.

If you are interested in joining a committee, click here: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/ZYYWCPD

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Coastal Young Professionals Network is made possible by our sustaining partner, Kohler.

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    Programs


     

    After 5

     

    Grab some friends and make new ones at these casual meet-ups held at a local restaurant, bar or hangout spots.


     
     

    Lunch n’ Learn

     

    Speakers cover topics that equip you with the knowledge and skills needed to excel in life and the workplace.


     
     

    Pint of Knowledge

     

    This after-hours is part professional development, part informal networking and a splash of whatever strikes your fancy, served in a casual setting.


     
     

    Behind the Scenes

     

    Curious about the inner workings of Sheboygan County businesses and organizations? These tours give you a front row seat.


     
     

    Workshops

     

    A deeper dive with interactive training on select topics to help you develop your personal and professional skills.


     
     

    Food for Thought

     

    Take some insider tips from Sheboygan County’s top executives as they open up to share their experiences and life lessons.


     
     

    Experience

     

    Immerse yourself in unique hands-on activities while learning, exploring and staying connected.


     
     

    Coastal Cares

     

    Recharge your energy and make an impact on your community by volunteering time to a cause you are passionate about.


     
     

    YP Week

     

    YPWeek is a weeklong platform for discovery, adventure and meaningful conversations about the issues that matter among young professionals in Wisconsin


     
     


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