THE YOUNG BUSINESS PROFESSIONALS OF THE COASTAL BEND (YBP) is a local organization committed to improving our city and its workforce by promoting educational and professional advancement among emerging business leaders. Our organization seeks to give young professionals the opportunity to meet and grow their business network through events, activities and mentorships with established leaders in the community.


We believe that success is a collective effort that extends far beyond any office. That’s why our members are actively shaping and strengthening our city’s economic future by giving back to the community through leadership, education, volunteerism and the recruitment and retention of young professionals. Through initiatives such as networking mixers, social events, community service and a speaker’s series, you can expand your professional circle and gain insight from persons at the top of their game. Join YBP today to begin making lasting business connections and help shape the future of the Coastal Bend.




The management of the Young Business Professionals is vested in a Board of Directors comprised of the President, President-Elect, Executive Director, Secretary, Treasurer, and seven Committee Chairs. Our Board of Directors leads and manages the policies and programs of YBP, ensuring that they are in line with the goals and mission of the organization.



YBP has seven committees that members can join: Community Service, Marketing, Membership, Networking, Professional Development, Social and Speaker Series. Each committee is responsible for hosting various events or spreading the word of YBP.


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Corpus Christi Under 40 exists to honor the men and women dedicated to making a difference in Corpus Christi. Be it in education, health care, or technology, it is those individuals with the perseverance and determination that create culture and opportunity for others in our community.


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Be a team player. Learn to master your professional skills. Build relationships within your community.


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