Meet People | Build Connections | Plug in to the Community

Tempe Young Professionals is an organization for young professionals in Downtown Tempe and Tempe in general. TYP’s goal is to build community among young professionals in Tempe by hosting its own events, informing you of community events, and enabling you to engage with one another. Our events include social networking, civic engagement, professional development, arts and culture and more.

TYP holds a networking mixer | happy hour every month with plans to expand opportunities as membership increases.

Why Join?

  • Meet people
  • Build your network & social capital
  • Opportunity to share advice with/from your peers
  • Access to civic leaders, insight on latest trends, innovations, technology, and best practices
  • Job opportunities (60-80% of jobs are found through networking)
  • Opportunity to give back to community by volunteering and participate with non-profit organizations and events
  • Learn more about the people and places that make Downtown Tempe a great place to work



 2019 Happy Hours

Wednesday, January 16 from 5:30 - 7:30 pm: Work harder. Play harder.  Don't miss the first happy hour of the year! Join us at the new Snakes and Lattes on Wednesday, January 16 to meet new people and connect! We can't wait to see you there! 

Tuesday, February 5 from 5:30 - 7:30 pm at Varsity Tavern. Join us at Varsity Tavern for networking, appetizers, and drinks on Tuesday, February 5th! Meet us on the second floor. We reserved the open air space facing Mill Avenue. Our mixers are a great opportunity to mingle with other young professionals, make friends, and learn about TYP! These monthly events are always open to ALL PROFESSIONALS. Any field.

Saturday, Febraury 23: TYP Spring Training game! Join Tempe Mayor Mark Mitchell and your fellow Tempe Young Professionals for a day of Spring Training at the ballpark in the City of Tempe suite at Tempe Diablo Stadium as the Los Angeles Angels take on the San Francisco Giants Saturday, February 23rd, at 1:10 pm. Your ticket price includes admission to the game, access to the suite and 2 beers of your choice. SOLD OUT

Wednesday, March 13 from 5:30 - 7:30 pm: Join us at 414 Pub & Pizza for networking, appetizers, pizza, drinks, and karaoke on Wednesday, March 13th! Complimentary appetizers: onion rings, fries, and a few double-cut pizzas will be provided. Drinks will also be on happy hour prices. A 30-minute karaoke session will take place in the last portion of the mixer. Join us and RSVP HERE






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