Valley Young Professionals

Who we are

The Valley Young Professionals (VYP), a program of the Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce (GPCC), is for up-and-coming young professionals in the Valley ages 25-39. The VYP program provides experiences for its members to build lasting relationships, engage in professional development opportunities and become change-makers in the community. The program is designed to create innovative leaders for tomorrow by educating them on issues that affect business leaders of today. The monthly events connect leading entrepreneurs and business professionals with a valuable network to help them learn, grow and develop professionally. As a member of the VYP network, you have access to networking opportunities, educational programs, behind-the-scenes tours and volunteer projects.

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The Valley Young Professionals (VYP) provides experiences for its members to build lasting relationships, engage in professional development opportunities, and become change-makers in the community.

Board of Directors

The GPCC VYP Board of Directors creates a program to retain and attract young professionals to the Greater Phoenix area. The Board is responsible for overseeing the programming and direction of VYP. The board identifies content, speakers, venues and community partnerships for VYP and promotes these events and the GPCC among their networks.

Join Now

Interested in becoming a member of Valley Young Professionals?

If your employer is a member, opt into the monthly VYP newsletter here to receive news and updates on events.

If your employer is not a Chamber member, you can become a member of the VYP program for $100 per year. Complete the attached membership application and send to Brittney Conklin at or fax to 602.495.2194.

Not sure if your employer is a member? Check here.

Upcoming events

Valley Young Professionals Mixer at the Phoenix Zoo VYP_2017_March_Evite_Banner

Date: Thursday, March. 30, 2017
Time: 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Join the Valley Young Professionals and the Wildest Club in Town, the Phoenix Zoo’s program for emerging professionals, for a night of mixing and mingling. We are bringing these groups together for complimentary appetizers, a cash bar and networking. Guests will also have a special opportunity to sip and stroll select trails, while enjoying the Zoo’s new happy hour series, Roars & Pours.

Location: Phoenix Zoo 455 N. Galvin Pkwy., Phoenix, AZ 85008
Cost: VYP/Chamber Members: Free/Non-members: $20

VYP sponsors SRP, US Bank