WHAT: HYPE Connections is a four-month program for young professionals, new and native alike, to get an introduction to HYPE opportunities, make new friends, discover new experiences, and ultimately establish true professional and community connections in Cincinnati USA.
TIMING: Two four-month cycles (March-June & September-December)
PARTICIPANTS: Approx. 100 people accepted per cycle
BENEFITS: Each four-month cycle includes—
+ Kickoff Orientation/Reception
+ Volunteer Opportunity
+ Social Events
+ VIP Passes to Taste of Cincinnati (Spring) and Oktoberfest Zinzinnati (Fall)
+ Wrap Up Party
+ Access to the HYPE Connections Directory
+ And, most importantly, valuable connections you didn’t have before
This program is a social experience to help you make new connections in the region. There are no aspects of leadership or professional development.
COST: $50 Chamber members, $75 non-members
NEXT CYCLE: Registration for the 2017 Fall Cycle (September-December)
is now open. Please review the event dates before registering.
Fall Cycle 2017 Kick Off
Thursday, September 14, 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Cincinnati USA Regional Chamber
Wednesday, September 27, 2017, 5-8 p.m.
Architects of Air
Wednesday, October 12, Time TBD
Volunteer Opportunity with YMCA
Saturday, November 11, Time TBD, Location TBD
Fall Cycle Wrap-Up Event & Concert
Friday, December 8, 6:30 p.m.
Ryan’s Pub/Xavier University GSC Theater
REGISTRATION: Registration for the 2017 Fall Cycle (September-December)
is now open. Deadline to sign up is August 28. How to register >>
Questions about HYPE Connections?
Contact Charlotte Barnes, 513.579.3196