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PCYP Membership Details

PCYP gains access to prominent industry leaders and equally ambitious peers. The organization helps to improve its members’ networking skills, expand their contact base, and provides the opportunity to promote themselves and their business in a relaxing atmosphere. The goal of the PCYP is to ultimately help its members get involved in the local business scene and to impact the current and future marketplace.

The third Wednesday of every month, PCYP hosts a networking event in some of the areas premier hot spots. These social settings provide a comfortable atmosphere for establishing new personal or professional relationships, allowing young business people to interact socially, exchange ideas and share common interests. Periodically, business leaders, public officials and industry experts will speak at events, providing PCYP with tips on how to advance their careers.

PCYP gives young professionals the opportunity to:

  • Get involved in the local business scene
  • Impact the current and future marketplace
  • Meet business leaders and political figures of today and tomorrow
  • Interact with young professionals throughout the Cape Fear area
  • Improve networking skills, expand contact base and advance careers in order to promote their business and themselves.
  • Gain committee and board experience
  • Experience the region’s rich cultural offerings

Membership Benefits

  • Free Admission to PCYP Members Only Christmas Party
  • Entry into “members only” raffle at monthly events
  • New member welcome in monthly emails to 2,500+ subscribers
  • The opportunity to submit professional “Achievements and Accolades” for publicity on PCYP’s social media channels and blog reaching 10,000++
  • 10% discount on all member orders and 20% off all standard business card orders to AlphaGraphics Wilmington
  • $200 full head of extensions (1 per person) to Hair & Makeup by Tyler Ken
  • 50% Off Your First B-12 Shot at The Frank Institute
  • Free Disaster Preparation Pre-Plan for any commercial space from Clarement Property Co.
  • $50 Off Custom Frames from Custom Eyes
  • 20% Off massage & facials at Coastal Massage & Spa (excludes HydraFacial)
  • 20% Off Seagrass Meeting Room at Homewood Suites – Mayfaire
  • $10 off Junk Removal & $20 Full Moving Service from College H.U.N.K.S. Hauling Junk & Moving – Leland
  • $25 off a Silver Level membership with Salt Air Heating & Cooling
  • 20% Referral Commission to Maverick Security
  • 6 Month Print Subscription to the Greater Wilmington Business Journal, 2 issues of WilmingtonBiz Magazine, plus FREE Book on Business (published each January) and 5 free articles/month at – $40 value!Admission to Members Only Events

Member Resources



Essential Links and Resources

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Opt-in to receive emails with announcements and upcoming events
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View upcoming and past events
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PCYP Frequently Asked Questions
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Update your member listing in the PCYP app
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View the PCYP event photo galleries (Facebook)
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Check whether you are currently an active official member
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Submit your recent achievement, accomplishment or accolade!
PCYP on YouTube
Watch PCYP mobile app tutorials on YouTube


Other Networking Groups and Initiatives

Volunteer Opportunities with United Way of the Cape Fear Area


PCYP on Social Media

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