• 2022 YP Summit Presented by Jones & Peacock Insurance

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    Name: 2022 YP Summit Presented by Jones & Peacock Insurance
    Date: November 17, 2022
    Time: 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM EST
    Registration: Sorry, public registration for this event has been closed.
    Event Description:


     

    The mission of the Young Professionals of BHP Chamber is to connect, engage, and lead High Point's young professionals to meaningful connections, personal growth, and professional development. 

    The YP Summit does just that: it enables us to create a unified community and reach new heights. Plus, you get to hang out with really cool people.

    Join us for the 2022 YP Summit where we will dive deep into developing you and your brand, hear from other young professionals on balancing work life and play, and learn more about resources to help you take your game to the next level! This year's Summit will feature:


    Keynote PresentationDeveloping Your Brand: Reaching a Higher Point in Your Personal & Brand Development

    Keynote Speaker:

    Bill Gentry, Ph.D.
    Best-Selling Author 

    Dr. Gentry is a leadership researcher and practitioner, with a specialty in researching and helping new leaders. As a keynote speaker for conferences and events, he informs and inspires leaders, particularly entry- and first-level supervisors and managers who are leading for the first time to be their best. During his career, Dr. Gentry has amassed more than 90 academic presentations and has published more than 50 academic articles in the areas of first-time managers and new leaders, leader character and integrity, mentoring, derailment, organizational politics and political skill, communication, and empathy.

    Panel Discussion
    Hear from 4 local YPs on how they maintain balance in Work, Life, and Play!

    Panelists Include:

    Topics to be discussed:
    • The nitty gritty of business ownership
    • Mindfulness, wellness, and self-care as a business leader
    • Inter-generational work styles and expectations (Millennial & GenX)
    • ​Understanding boundaries: integrating work and play in a healthy way
     
    Local Business Spotlight Tour
    Take a journey to visit tables of local businesses in High Point and learn more about their products & services and how they lead in our community.

    Mix & Mingle
    Discover connections you didn't know you needed!  Enjoy a networking reception featuring raffle prizes, drinks, food and more.
     


    The YP Summit is open to young professionals (21 - 40 years old) who live and/or work in High Point, NC. 
    Event Sponsors:
    • Jones and Peacock Insurance
    • International Market Centers
    • Smith Leonard, PLLC
    • Barbour Spangle Design
    Location:
    The Loft at Congdon Yards
    400 W. English Rd., 
    High Point, NC, 27262
     
    Date/Time Information:
    Thursday, November 17th 
    4-7PM
     
    Contact Information:
    Lauren Miller
    Fees/Admission:
    $30 / ticket
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