Northern Kentucky Young Professionals (NKYP)

 A group Focused on FUTURE LEADERS  

The NKYP program at the NKY Chamber of Commerce encourages the engagement of young professionals who embrace the principles of meaningful participation, effective citizenship and extraordinary imagination to enhance the quality of life and economic well-being in the Northern Kentucky region.

It is the premier opportunity for young professionals across NKY to grow through diverse offerings focused on networking, professional development and community involvement.

NKYP is the next generation of leaders in our region!

Upcoming NKYP events


 Next Generation Leader Awards (NGLA)

Save the Date for 2019 NGLA  Celebration on Thursday, July 18, 2019!
Nominations are now being accepted. 

The NGLA Celebration is presented by Northern Kentucky Young Professionals (NKYP) to salute and applaud YPs under the age of 40 for significant professional accomplishments, demonstrated leadership, and community impact.  In its’ tenth year, NGLA will honor selected finalists in ten categories at an evening of celebration on Thursday, July 18 at the Newport Aquarium. We are excited to announce that nominations are now being accepted through Friday, February 22. Click here to nominate.   Please consider nominating a deserving young professional from your organization and/or network, and mark your calendars to join us for this annual event celebrating amazing YP talent from across the region!

NGLA nomination

NGLA application



The NKYP Passport is an all-access pass available to young professionals that offers a one-time flat fee to attend all NKYP events, opportunities to serve on NKYP planning committees, and discounts and exclusive invites to select Chamber and community events. This is a great option for young professionals that only want to make one ask of their employer to cover networking expenses and support their growth as a YP. The NKYP Passport is valid for one year from time of purchase.

Passports are available for NKY Chamber members and future NKY Chamber members. Not sure if your company is a member?  Click Here

Click here to purchase your annual NKYP Passport!


 Want to get involved?

There are endless ways to get involved with NKYP! For more information contact Amanda Johannemann, Director, Talent Strategies | NKYP at



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