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  • hype: Promoting Young Professionals

  • hype is a workforce development initiative of the Wausau Region Chamber of Commerce and is designed to help attract, retain and meet the unique needs of young professionals (ages 21 - 45) throughout the Wausau region.

    The purpose of hype is to connect young professionals to each other, the community and businesses; to offer young professionals leadership opportunities and development tools to grow and to encourage young professionals to work, play and stay in the Wausau region.

    hype offers monthly events for its members, ranging from professional development and training programs to networking opportunities. hype activities serve to connect young professionals to the community and provide them with meaningful opportunities to interact with others in their age group, as well as with business and community leaders.

    For more information on hype , contact Renae Krings at the Wausau Region Chamber of Commerce.

     

  • The story behind the new name

    The Wausau Region Chamber of Commerce unveiled new branding for its young professionals group at a Jingle & Mingle event held on December 9, 2016.

    Formerly known as E3YP, hype is a workforce development initiative of the Chamber aimed at attracting, retaining and meeting the needs of young professionals (ages 21 to 45). hype will promote young professionals, highlighting their achievements, inspiring them to further connect with the community and developing them personally and professionally. Read the entire press release here.

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      Hype and United Way's Emerging Leaders of Marathon County hosted a Jingle & Mingle event on Friday, December 9, 2016.
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      Hype and United Way's Emerging Leaders of Marathon County hosted a Jingle & Mingle event on Friday, December 9, 2016.
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      Hype and United Way's Emerging Leaders of Marathon County hosted a Jingle & Mingle event on Friday, December 9, 2016.
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      Hype and United Way's Emerging Leaders of Marathon County hosted a Jingle & Mingle event on Friday, December 9, 2016.
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  • Volunteer Opportunities

    Young professionals can get involved in the Chamber through a number of volunteer opportunities.

     

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