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Hype Event Series logo. Hype stands for Helping Young Professionals Excel.

Maryland’s top networking and career development event series for young professionals


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HYPE: Helping Young Professionals Excel

Are you a young professional in Maryland seeking opportunities for professional development, civic engagement, leadership growth and to expand their professional network? Be sure to join us as we launch HYPE: Helping Young Professionals Excel. Kicking off with a series of immersive events, this program will provide attendees with valuable advice, inspiration, and exclusive knowledge about the complex issues impacting businesses and communities in Maryland. HYPE events will bring you face-to-face with influential leaders and esteemed organizations across Maryland, creating meaningful connections that can propel your professional journey.

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Policy Experience

Join us for our next event geared to Maryland’s young professionals and future business leaders. Join us for a behind-the-scenes tour where you’ll learn how policy, business and community engagement intertwine. Afterwards, join us in visiting the Maryland State House in Annapolis, where you’ll have a chance to sit in on policy discussions, and wrap up the afternoon with a fun happy hour with colleagues and new friends. Registration opening soon.


Summer Sips

Network and gain insights into policy, business and community while enjoying scenic views on a captivating Summer Sips boat tour with influential leaders and Maryland's leading decision-makers. Registration to open spring 2024.


Policy & Pints

Guinness Open Gate Brewery

Recently, the Maryland Chamber of Commerce visited the Guinness Open Gate Brewery in Baltimore County to host its kick-off for the new HYPE (Helping Young Professionals Excel) event series. With nearly 100 young professionals in the room, we learned how Guinness drove economic growth while investing in communities and supporting nonprofits. Learn about the Guinness Open Gate story and see photos from the event.

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Platinum Sponsors

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Gold Sponsor

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