Thursday, July 7, 2011

Gwinnett's Young Professionals get hYPed for Annual Anniversary Bash

Get connected with the region's business elite on July 14 at Purple Rain

hYPe, a premier organization for driven and savvy young Gwinnett professionals (ages 24-35), is hosting their Third Annual Anniversary Bash on July 14 at Purple Rain in Duluth. The free event, sponsored by Andersen Tate & Carr, P.C. and Grey Goose, will be held from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. and feature signature drinks, photos on the red carpet, live music, raffle prizes and much more.

The event is open all young professionals that live, work and play outside the perimeter (OTP) and offers opportunities for relationship building and professional development with local and regional community and business leaders. The organization's mission is to attract, establish and cultivate young talent within the community and build Gwinnett’s next generation of leaders. 

“hYPe has been an integral in my growth and development both professionally and personally for the past three years,” said Jared Burrell, member-at-large and former membership chair of hYPe. “With the expansion and focus hYPe has planned over the next year, I expect my professional knowledge and my network of friends and colleagues to continue to grow.”

As one of the largest and most successful law firms in Gwinnett, Andersen, Tate & Carr, P.C. is cognizant of the need to attract young professionals in the community. “We are committed to the ongoing engagement of Gwinnett’s young professionals,” said Jim Joedecke, attorney at Andersen Tate & Carr, PC., “In order to build a network of strong leaders for the future, our firm sees the investment of time, talents and treasures into the 
hYPe program an investment in the future of Gwinnett County.”

Register for this free event now on the Gwinnett Chamber at register a guest with you and receive a free drink ticket.

Young professionals at hYPe are proud to live, work and play outside the perimeter. Join #hYPe and proudly #bOTP. For more information, you can tweet @hypegwinnett, email or visit