Nearly 900 people attended YEP! events in 2017!

Will you join us in 2018?

We’re Open

No matter where you are in your event career, you’re right for us. Membership is free and our events are only $30!

We’re Real

Genuine personal relationships are the foundation of events industry. We aim to build them in the most fun ways possible. No stuffy lectures or long seminars, just laid-back events for professionals who love to connect and be inspired.

We’re Young-at-Heart

The “young” in Young Event Professionals means young-at-heart. We’re a quirky group, but we take our work seriously – and we love sharing it with each other. Translation: all ages welcome!

We create the space, you create the connections

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Gustavo Galvan

YEP!  2019 President

Board of Directors   January – July 2019

  • President – Gustavo Galvan

  • VP of Programs – Carline Beaubrun

  • VP of Membership – Alyssa Shane   

  • VP of Education – Regina Gonzalez

  • VP of Communication – David Fletcher 

  • Director of Programs – Mark O’Brien

  • Director of Website – Matias Letelier

  • Director of Photo/Video – Raymond Hamlin

  • Director of Social Media – Megan Stoeckel 

  • Director of Venues – Fong Lin

  • Director of Zen – Fernando Coehlo

  • Co-Founder – Michael Maturo


– Tuesday March 19 noon – 2  lunch/discussion/networking

Buffalo Wild Wings  253 W. 47th.
Free to Register –  Register Here
separate checks for lunch

Learn the ins, outs, do’s and don’ts of proper staging for your next  event from Mark O’Brien,  YEP! Director of Programs Mark O’Brien is a National Account Executive for Staging Techniques based in Mt. Vernon, New York. Staging Techniques is a national production services company with a proud 50-year history. With facilities in New York, Los Angeles, Atlanta and Seattle, Staging Techniques travels nationally and internationally and provides equipment and skilled personnel in projection, video and video facilities, audio, lighting and lighting design, scenic construction and production management. 
Start thinking about your specific goals for your six month term.  Please review the specific requirements of your position  at this link:


You are cordially invited to 

YEP’s Green Wedding Event!  Wednesday March 27 

The Assemblage NoMad  114  East 25th St.  

$20  Register Here

Learn unique ideas and new strategies focused on the art of sustainability for environmentally friendly weddings. While also networking with fellow event industry professionals.
     *Please bring your Business Cards