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Member Spotlight- Will Bell

December 13, 2019
In November, we learned more about Will  Bell, City Councilman, District 3 YP Member Spotlight- Will Bell 1. How did you get to Greenville? I came to Greenville in 2011 to earn a B.S. in Political Science and minor in Business Administration from East Carolina University. 2. Where is your favorite breakfast/coffee spot in Greenville?… View Article

Member Spotlight- Susan Bucci

December 13, 2019
We are a little behind in spotlighting our members.  In October, we learned more about Susan Bucci, Painted Peacock. 1. How did you get to Greenville? I came to Greenville to complete my MFA in Metalsmithing and Jewelry Design. I had no intention of staying after graduation, but quickly fell in love with Greenville and… View Article

Vote for the 2019 YP of the Year

October 24, 2019
Please cast your vote for the 2019 Young Professional of the Year through the survey link below by ranking your top 5 selections of YP members. Voting closes October 28th at 12pm. The top 5 candidates will have the opportunity to submit a more detailed application, and the YP of the Year will be announced… View Article

Apply or Nominate for the 2020 Steering Committee or Sub Committees

October 24, 2019
The Young Professionals of Pitt County are accepting nominations or applications for the 2020 Steering Committee or Sub-Committees to serve in a leadership role within the organization. Nominations or applications are open until November 15, 2019. Please fill out and return to the email listed on the bottom of the form. Thank you for your… View Article

Member Spotlight- Paul Abell

September 26, 2019
Member  Spotlight: Mr. Paul Abell VP, Branch Banking and Trust (BB&T) 1. How did you get to Greenville? Job promotion with my current company 2. Where is your favorite breakfast/coffee spot in Greenville? Blackbeards. Great place to meet up with friends early and enjoy a good cup of coffee 3. Where is your favorite lunch… View Article

Member Spotlight- Aileen Mancini

July 29, 2019
1. How did you get to Greenville? I grew up just outside of Greenville, SC, and attended the College of Charleston where I met my fiancé, who is from Little Washington. When we graduated, he moved back home to get his masters and Ph.D at ECU. I stayed and worked in Charleston for a few… View Article

Young Professional Offers Chamber Leadership Institute Scholarship

May 20, 2019
UPDATED- The Leadership Institute Advisory Council awarded Brandon Morrison, Director, Industry Initiatives with ECU as the Young Professionals participant for the Leadership Institute Class of 2020.  Congratulations Brandon!  We are excited to have you a part of this program. The Greenville-Pitt County Chamber of Commerce is currently accepting applications for the 2020 graduating class of… View Article

Member Spotlight: Dan Hemme

June 22, 2018
1. How did you get to Greenville? My wife and I went to law school in Chapel Hill and wanted to live near the coast. We vacationed in eastern NC as we were growing up. Initially we ended up in New Bern and due to a job transfer were able to move to Greenville. Greenville fits… View Article

Member of the Month – Melissa Adamson

November 18, 2015
How did you get to Greenville NC? Came to Greenville in 1997 to go to East Carolina University and I never left. Why did you join the TYP? To grow my leadership skills and meet new people. What is your favorite: lunch spot? The Scullery dinner: Dickinson Avenue Public House If you could have any… View Article

Food Drive

October 21, 2015
Join the Young Professionals of Pitt County, WITN and Polly Piland, State Farm Insurance, and Two Men and A Truck for the 6th Annual Eastern Carolina Fall Food Drive to help feed families in eastern North Carolina this holiday season. This food drive will run from October 16 through November 18.