Thank you to everyone that completed our Member survey at the start of the year. We really appreciate your time! Your answers have helped us to work on a strategy for the coming year and improve our Member services.
News and Articles
Over 50 people Young Professionals (Members and non-members) gathered under the Christchurch Casino at Sixty6 to partake in some Speed Networking on the evening of 3 May.
Each year we elect 12 - 15 young professionals to form our committee. Committee appointments include President, Treasurer and Secretary as well as committee members who specialise in marketing and communications, business events, social events, sponsorship, website and memberships and general committee members.
Canterbury Young Professionals 2012 Presidents Report – Andrew Riches
Our Annual General Meeting for 2012 will be held at 6pm on Tuesday 4th December in the upstairs conference room at Trevinos.
Despite the ongoing aftershocks in Christchurch, the Canterbury Young Professionals (CYP) believes the outlook for the city’s many young professions is bright.
Wow, what a year with a difference! We were half way through our launch calendar of events when the February earthquake hit. In an Exec meeting held shortly after it was decided that our strategy and the way we operated for the remainder of the year had to change significantly. No longer did we have members work places located around a core city centre and no longer did we have central city venues and bars where CYP events have been traditionally based. The changes we made were as follows:
HOTSHOTS! is an essential tool for the southern young professional. Covering work, life and everything in between, it celebrates Christchurch’s unique place in New Zealand culture and keeps you on top of the latest news and advice from local and national leaders in business, sport and the arts.