The Business Engagement Committee works with local businesses and organizations to secure meaningful career opportunities for young professionals moving to and living in Erie. This occurs through forming strategic partnerships with executive leadership and human resource departments within Erie, identifying life sustaining opportunities within Erie's 6 key industries for economic growth, and helping businesses and organizations identify ways to engage and retain their young talent. Their primary responsibility is help YEP develop strategic business partners, increase young professionals holding life sustaining jobs in Erie, and elevate Young Professionals to positions of influence in our community.
This committee is looking for 1-2 co-chairs to lead its efforts. If you are interested, please fill out this form.
Our Business Engagement Committee applies the following tools for members learning how to start a business.