The Santa Rosa Young Professionals Network celebrated the start of 2012 with their EPIC Anniversary BASH hosted at EPIC Social Lounge, on January 13th. The event was attended by over 100 Young Professionals. As usual this event was evenly represented by a number of fields, including, but not limited to: CPA's, lawyers, bankers, accountants, web & graphic designers, local newspapers, health care, marketing, technology, and many other fields. It was a fantastic -- no ... EPIC -- start to the new year, and YPN is excited to build upon that as the year unfolds
On October 29, 2011, we held our 2011 YPN Signature Event -- A Night at the Movies -- at the Friedman Event Center. The event was attended by YPN members and their guests who showed up in their best red carpet duds or as their favorite movie character!
In this installment of the 2011 Bigwig Lunch series, Mark Inman Co-Founder and former President of Taylor Maid Farms coffee and tea, and current Founder/Owner of Tru Bru stainless bru bars, spoke to YPN members at the Santa Rosa Chamber of Commerce.
At the April 18th Lunch & Learn, Syndi Seid, presented on business protocol and etiquette. Syndi is recognized as the world's leading etiquette trainer & celebrity speaker appearing on such shows as ABCís Good Morning America, CBSí Eye on
America, Foxís Trading Spouses, HGTVís Party At Home, and Discovery Channelís Picture This.
On October 16, 2010, we held our 2nd Annual YPN Signature Event - 80ís in Vegas! The event was attended by YPN members and their guests who made an appearance in their flashiest neon clothing and big hair in support of the spectacular event!
The last Lunch and Learn of 2010 on November 30, 2010, where YPN'ers learned from community leaders about the benefits and "how to's" of Financial Planning, Balanced Portfolios, Tax Diversification, and Retirement Income (Speaker: Anthony Cipolla & Nicole Arnone - New York Life); Tax Saving Strategies (Speaker: Meredith Rennie - Zainer Rinehart Clarke, CPAs ); and Estate Planning and College Savings Plans (Speaker: Kirsten Ingersoll - Beyers Costin)
In the latest installment of the 2010 Bigwig Lunch series Matt Maiocco spoke to a crowd at the Northern California Center for Well-Being. Sports fans will know Matt Maiocco as the 49ers Insider for CSNBayArea.com. He has covered the San Francisco 49ers on a daily basis for more than a decade including writing for the Press Democrat. He provides constant updates through his "Instant 49er's" blog, Facebook page and Twitter. Matt often conducts on-air interviews for KNBR and ESPN where he has been added as a regular contributor to the "First Take" show. He is a three-time Pro-Football Writers of America award winner for his game stories and features. In 2005, his book San Francisoco 49ers: Where Have You Gone? was published.
Craig Schulz, son of Charles M. Schulz, spoke at YPN's Bigwig Lunch on Wednesday, March 3 about what it was like growing up with a famous cartoonist as a father, and the legacy of the beloved Peanuts characters.
Held on September 23, 2008, YPN meet 14 of the 15 candidates for Santa Rosa City Council. It was a great opportunity to showcase that we have young professionals interested in local politics. The event was Moderated by Chamber Advocacy Council Chair, Carl Campbell, of Kaiser Permanente.