Latest Posts

Member Spotlight: Nathan Cohen

August 22, 2018
1. How did you get to Greenville? I attended East Carolina University 2. Where is your favorite breakfast/coffee spot in Greenville? Honestly, I don’t go out for coffee or breakfast often, but if I had to pick a place, I’d choose the Scullery. 3. Where is your favorite lunch spot in Greenville? Definitely Met Deli. It’s very close… 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

Young Professionals offer Chamber Leadership Institute Scholarship

June 12, 2018
The Greenville-Pitt County Chamber of Commerce is currently accepting applications for the 2019 graduating class of the Leadership Institute (LI) program. Since its inception in 1983, this program has graduated over 900 civic leaders from various businesses and organizations in Pitt County and continues to be the premier leadership development program for local community leaders…. View Article

Young Professionals launch whYPitt video and campaign

May 7, 2018
The Young Professionals of Pitt County organization is excited to roll out a new campaign and video as a way to highlight the great reasons our community loves Pitt County.  The video, launched on February 15, 2018, features Young Professionals (YP) members, community leaders and Pitt County residents spelling out in a few words the… View Article

Travis Albea – 2018 Steering Committee member

April 5, 2018
1. How did you get to Greenville? I was born and raised in Greenville. I left for college and law school but returned home to raise my family and begin my career. 2. Where is your favorite breakfast/coffee spot in Greenville? Weekday breakfast – JuiceVibes. Weekend breakfast – The Scullery. Coffee – Blackbeard Coffee Roasters. 3. Where… View Article

2018 Steering Committee member – Ryan Weston

March 2, 2018
1. How did you get to Greenville? My wife and I moved to Greenville because of a job opportunity with Young Life. We had a list of 15 things we decided would make it worth it, and we instantly recognized 13 of the 15 things we were looking for in our visits to Greenville. 2. Where… View Article

Sarah Himmler – 2018 Steering Committee Member

February 8, 2018
How did you get to Greenville? I’m originally from upstate NY, I had plans to attend ECU for my masters but I started working. I ended up changing my career path and I just fell in love with the area.  Where is your favorite breakfast/coffee spot in Greenville? This is a loaded  question for me…. View Article

Jenna Lindsay – 2018 Steering Committee Member

January 22, 2018
How did you get to Greenville?  Born and Raised 🙂 What are your top three things to do in Greenville?  Have a beer at a local brewery Boat down the Tar River Tailgate for Pirate Football! What is your favorite park in Greenville and why?  Elm St. Park because of its location, awesome Little League… View Article

2018 YP Chairman – Heath Bowman

December 27, 2017
As we welcome 2018 and our Chairman of the Young Professionals of Pitt County, here’s a chance to get to know Heath Bowman a little more. How did you get to Greenville? I found Greenville by way of a recruiter, who reached out about an opportunity at ECU. After dinner at Sam Jones, I was… View Article

2nd Annual “Wiggin’ Out for Charity”

November 29, 2017
Young Professionals of Pitt County Donate Over $10,000 to Vidant Cancer Care GREENVILLE, NC – The Young Professionals of Pitt County recently hosted the 2nd Annual “Wiggin’ Out for Charity” event, benefiting Vidant Cancer Care, in partnership with the Vidant Health Foundation, Greenville Utilities Commission and the Greenville-Pitt County Chamber of Commerce, on October 19 at… View Article