Annual recognition program honors exceptional young business leaders

Gwinnett County, GA – March 1, 2022 – Applications have opened for Gwinnett Young Professionals (GYP) 35 Under 35 awards program. 35 Under 35 is GYP’s annual selection of the most influential young professionals in Gwinnett.

“This signature program has elevated emerging GYP leaders through a celebration that believes in the minds and influence of young professionals.”, said Jasmine Billings, Board Chair of Gwinnett Young Professionals. “Individuals who continue to support and dedicate their efforts in bringing opportunities to further engage our ever-evolving county, create a sense of community that inspires the next generation workforce. I am excited to have been a part of the inaugural class of 35 Under 35 and look forward to celebrating those to come.”

The recipients of the 35 Under 35 awards will be announced during THEYPARTY – GYP’s signature event celebrating its mission and the young professionals who are making their mark on Gwinnett. During THEYPARTY, GYP will highlight these 35 influential young professionals in the community who are disruptors, innovators, and change-makers in their fields. Of those 35 individuals, one unique individual will be highlighted as GYP’s Young Professional of the Year.

Chase Meeder, Director of GYP, added, “GYP’s professional of the year is always an exciting award to bestow each year. The recipient receives access to a myriad of opportunities, including one year of free admission to all GYP Connect, Grow, and Impact events, a designated “GYP of the Year” parking spot at the Gwinnett Chamber, and an invitation to serve on our GYP Advisory Board.”

The event will be held at 550 Trackside in Lawrenceville, GA on June 16th. To apply for the 35 Under 35 Awards Program and THEYPARTY, go to https://www.gwinnettyoungprofessionals.com/theyparty/ .

 

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About Gwinnett Young Professionals
Established in 2015, Gwinnett Young Professionals (GYP) was created by the Gwinnett Chamber of Commerce as an initiative to champion young professionals. We envision GYP to be the leading advocate and innovative resource for young professionals to connect, grow, and make an impact. GYP is designed for individuals, ages 21 to 35, who are living and/or working in Gwinnett. There are no membership fees/dues to participate. Getting involved with GYP is as simple as attending an event!