Young Professionals are obsessed with success and are strongly attached to technology and media. We aim to make this event the Southeast’s focal young professional experience. YP Weekend will provide a multifaceted environment to interact, engage, and grow with individuals 21-45 by raising awareness of local businesses and resources in Birmingham and surrounding areas.
Get ready to salute and celebrate the service that young professionals provide to our community!
Thursday, June 9
Leadership Summit – Looking to move to the next level in your career? Looking for a new career path? Get the inside scoop from top recruiters on what it takes to land your dream job and continue up the ladder of success. (5:30 p.m. – Sheraton-Westin Complex)
Citywide Icebreaker – Network with some of Birmingham’s most influential professionals in the city. Enjoy complimentary food, music, great networking, and an unparalleled environment under the stars by the Westin poolside. (7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.)
Friday, June 10
“YP LIVE” – 3 DJ’s mixing live for your entertainment. The hottest DJ’s in the city will battle it out to see who is the undisputed King/Queen of the 1’s and 2’s. You don’t want to miss this show. We promise it will be the hottest set to start the summer, period! (7:00 p.m. – 12:00 midnight. Sheraton- Westin complex)
Saturday, June 11
Socialize and Serve – Serving the community is a primary goal of the YP nation. (10:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon)
Summer Love – Day Party – You know what it is. Sundresses, Linen, Shades, Sandals. Relax and be cool while soaking up the Uptown District vibe. (4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.)
Sunday, June 12
Grill and Chill Community Cookout – Bring out the family as we wrap up a weekend of celebration and commitment to service. Complimentary food, kickball, dominos, spades, connect four, good times with new acquaintances from the week. (Crestwood Park – 2:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.)
Thursday, June 9, 2016 at 5:30 PM – Sunday, June 12, 2016 at 8:30 PM
The Westin Birmingham – 2221 Richard Arrington Junior Boulevard North, Birmingham, AL 35203