Young Professionals Program

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About the YP Program

The Chamber’s Young Professionals program is designed to offer young professionals, ages 21-39, the opportunity to exchange ideas, grow professionally, share common interests and get an inside view into Hawaii’s business community.


  • To shape Hawaii’s future business leaders
  • To educate young professionals and advance their role in the business community and in legislative activities
  • To build a thriving business community and support economic growth

For additional information, please contact Cristina Grimmer.

Jacob Noh and Emily Kleiner appear on Business in Hawaii with Reg Baker to discuss How the YP Program has grown and what next year looks like. Source:

What the YP Program Offers

Mentorship with Chamber Executives:  YPs are partnered with a Chamber member executive to help guide their professional development.

Professional Development Classes:  Monthly classes that support a YP’s advancement in the workforce. Topics include:  Generational Differences, Personal Branding, Business with Aloha, Ethics in Business, Selling Yourself and Your Company, Managers versus Leaders and more.

Exec Connect:  Monthly “talk story” with Chamber board members and other local business leaders.

Check out list of Professional Development Class & Exec Connect participants

Business Networking Events:  Opportunities for YPs to meet other young professionals in a social setting and make valuable, long-lasting business and personal connections.

Read member testimonials & YP member spotlights

Upcoming Events

Click here for Chamber and YP events. *YPs receive discounted pricing on most Chamber events.

 Sponsor the YP Program

In addition to being a proud supporter of a program that fosters Hawaii’s next generation of leaders, sponsorship offers the opportunity to market your products and services to a targeted group.

Download the sponsorship flyer

For more information, please contact Cristina Grimmer at (808) 380-2611.