February YPN Wrap-Up

February YPN was at Van Gogh’s Ear
Van Gogh's Ear

Sponsored by kpmg_logo1

We wish to thank everyone who attended the YPN Event last week, your attendance made it the success that it was!

Phil Parkinson from The Co-operators gave some really great tips on how to get the money you deserve during tax season!

Thank you to the staff and ownership of Van Gogh’s for providing us with a great venue. More information can be found at ww.vangoghsear.ca/.

A special thank you to KPMG for sponsoring the event. KPMG provides audit, tax and advisory services. They work closely with their clients, helping them to mitigate risks and grasp opportunities.
More Information can be found at http://www.kpmg.com.

Door Prizes:

Adrian Trochta offered a half batch of wine, to be crafted from their internationally-sourced juices at Kamil Juices. An interesting experience with exquisite results. Phil Mast is the lucky winner.

20 seconds of fame…again and again for a month: The team at Intrigue Media donated a 20 second ad to run for one month on their mesmerizing video screens throughout Guelph. Congratulations to Peggy O’Neill from RBC.

Mallory MacNeill of Malkin Hair Shop donated a free hair cut which was won by Jennifer Hunt from Guelph Mompreneurs.

Christina Simms of Active Conditioning & Performance RehabACP donated a gift certificate for ‘3 FREE Core Conditioning: Functional Fitness Sessions’ which was won by Vanessa Young from Intrigue Media.

Kevin Cahill from Canadian Legacy Builder donated a Wine Tour and Tasting Afternoon for 2 at Peller Estates Winery, and the lucky winner is Barbara Fischer from Legal Shield.

Have Your Say

Have you found value in the Young Professionals Network? We would love to hear your thoughts, please email us your testimonials, or post them to the Guelph YPN Facebook page. If you haven’t already, become a fan while you are at it!

Here are a couple of testimonials received so far:

“I have been a part of the YPN for some time now and I must say, the value does not stop. I have had an opportunity to meet and develop relationships with dozens of active young professionals in the community, generate business, and now, we even hired someone we met from the group who was there for her first time. Keep it up YPN.” Rob Murray, Intrigue Media

“I have had such a positive experience with the Young Professionals Network. Through YPN I have connected directly with the community and established many professional business relationships.” ~ Lisa Lawless, Lawless Creative

“I found the networking to be much, much better last night than the ones I have been attending through the Kitchener Chamber and their BA5.”

Shape YPN

Do you have ideas, comments or suggestions regarding YPN, locations or events? Feel free to share them in this survey and help us shape the future of the YPN group.

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