Join us on an exhilarating journey with the Wilmington Chamber of Commerce's Young Professionals Council (YPC), where boundless opportunities await to turbocharge your career and ignite your network of connections!
*Elevate Your Career: The Wilmington Chamber’s YPC is your launchpad to career excellence, offering support and resources that will propel you to new heights. We're on a mission to help emerging professionals like you flourish in the vibrant landscape of the local business community.
*Connect and Conquer: At YPC, we don't just network. Our platform brings together a dynamic community of young professionals, both members and non-members, giving you a chance to build meaningful relationships that can fuel your career trajectory.
*Fuel Your Expertise: Your journey to professional greatness starts here. Immerse yourself in our curated lineup of events, mentorship programs, and educational workshops. We're committed to nurturing your skills and helping you reach your full potential.
*Shape the Future: Be the driving force behind the Chamber's vision for tomorrow. Our 2023 Advisory Committee, composed of 23 carefully selected young professionals, is geared up to influence the chamber's priorities and initiatives, especially those related to workforce development and the next generation of business leaders.
NOVEMBER MEETING AND NETWORKING EVENT
Past, Present, and Futures: The Evolution of Sports Betting in North Carolina
Attorney Lily Faulconer of Ward and Smith, P.A. will provide a brief history of sports betting in North Carolina before breaking down recently passed legislation that expands legal sports betting in the state beginning in 2024. Lily will also share the economic and social impacts of the gambling industry and what businesses and young professionals might expect as the legal sports betting landscape continues to shift in North Carolina and across the country.
Light bites and sips will be provided so please register to attend.
5:30 Registration and Networking
6:20 Chamber Updates
Street parking is available along Front Street and other streets around Common Desk. There are also parking decks at River Place or 2nd Street.