CCYP to hold 2nd annual Shape Your Cape summit

April 6th 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Sea Crest Beach Hotel in Falmouth

For CCYP, supporting the future of Cape Cod means empowering the Cape’s young professionals personally, professionally and philanthropically. CCYP aims to achieve just that with its second annual Shape Your Cape Summit presented by The Cooperative Bank of Cape Cod.

The second annual Shape Your Cape Summit will be held Thursday, April 6, 2017, from 8:00a.m. to 5:00p.m., at the Sea Crest Beach Hotel in Falmouth. The daylong event will feature interactive workshops and panel discussions aimed at personal growth, professional growth and community involvement. Speakers will address a variety of topics, including career development, civic engagement, housing, personal finance, work/life balance, and health & wellness. Attendees will engage with community leaders and influencers and ultimately learn how they can thrive in and contribute to the Cape community.

In addition to engaging sessions, the Summit will feature entertaining and inspirational speakers throughout the day. The day’s host and Emcee is Kathryn Eident, Morning Edition Co-host & Producer at WCAI-FM.  Comedian and Actor and The Second City graduate, Mike Devine, will kick off the morning with a special presentation. Lisa Oliver, Incoming President & CEO of The Cooperative Bank of Cape Cod will introduce the luncheon keynote speaker, Alyssa Horton, Aftercare Director of Recovering Champions, who will share her personal story of recovery and how she found success on Cape Cod.

"We're thrilled to be offering this unique conference focused on the needs of young professionals who are hoping to stay and thrive here on Cape Cod,” says Anne Van Vleck, Executive Director of CCYP. “We want attendees to walk away with concrete action plans and implementable ideas that they'll be able to use immediately to improve their lives and the path they're trying to navigate here on the Cape.”

For more information and to register, please visit Opportunities for a limited number of exhibitors and sponsors are available.

CCYP was founded in November 2005 with the idea that Cape Cod could benefit from an organization of young people dedicated to the betterment of the region. Today CCYP is the only organization of its kind serving the region. For more information about CCYP, visit welcomes thoughtful comments and the varied opinions of our readers. We are in no way obligated to post or allow comments that our moderators deem inappropriate. We reserve the right to delete comments we perceive as profane, vulgar, threatening, offensive, racially-biased, homophobic, slanderous, hateful or just plain rude. Commenters may not attack or insult other commenters, readers or writers. Commenters who persist in posting inappropriate comments will be banned from commenting on