- Ticket includes: Breakfast, Keynote Speaker, Breakout Sessions, Headshots, Resume Cafe, CEO Luncheon
- Business Casual is suggested.
Today's Young Professionals (YPs) are tomorrow's leaders. Join some of the Region's best and brightest YPs for a powerful morning and afternoon of professional and personal development along with networking. Speakers will cover topics such as time management, finding your calling, overcoming failure and much more. The conference will also include an amazing opportunity to network with a variety of local executives at the CEO luncheon.
This years keynote speaker will be John Henry. Voted to Forbes' 30 Under 30 and Ebony's Power 100 lists - John Henry is a Dominican-American entrepreneur and investor. Henry started his first business at 18, an on-demand dry cleaning service for the Film and TV industry in New York City, with clients such as The Wolf of Wall Street, Boardwalk Empire, Power, and more. Henry led the company through its acquisition in 2014 founding and selling his first business by the age of 21.
On the heels of his first win, Henry launched Cofound Harlem — a non-profit incubator that aims to foster a robust tech ecosystem North of 96th street in New York City. Cofound Harlem has launched numerous high-growth companies in Harlem, gaining recognition from Fast Company, TechCrunch, Business Insider, and more. He now serves as a Partner at Harlem Capital, a diversity-focused early stage venture capital firm on a mission to change the face of entrepreneurship. Henry is also the host of VICELAND's latest show, HUSTLE, which is Executive Produced by Alicia Keys and focused on helping scrappy entrepreneurs grow their business to the next level.
Don't miss this all-day YP conference backed in partnership with Young Professionals Alliance, Multicultural Professionals Network, Young Leaders United and Rotaract of Evansville on August 2 at the University of Evansville, Eykamp Hall (located in the Ridgway Center).