Thrive: Emerging Leaders
a Bridgeport Regional Business Council Affiliate
Thrive welcomes all people under 40 who live or work in the Greater Bridgeport Region to come together and engage in the community, take leadership roles in the Bridgeport business community and more importantly, to make a positive impact on the region, while promoting personal and professional growth and education.
Thrive works to position Greater Bridgeport as an attractive place for young professionals and entrepreneurs to live, work, and build their lives.
What We Do
Networking and Happy Hours
Professional Development Workshops
Community Service Opportunities
"The creation of a thousand forests is in one acorn."
Ralph Waldo Emerson
- Thu, Jan 27StratfordJan 27, 5:30 PM – 7:30 PMStratford, 111 Research Dr, Stratford, CT 06615, USAJoin manufacturers, young professionals, and students from across Connecticut to network and to learn more about what CT manufacturing has to offer. With special acknowledgement to our host KUBTEC. This event is free to attend and open to individuals in their 20s and 30s.
- Thu, Feb 17To be announcedFeb 17, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PMTo be announced, Bridgeport, CT, USAThe discussion will highlight what is happening in Bridgeport today and tomorrow regarding our young professional community. Our diverse panel of local business and community leaders will discuss an array of topics on what is happening in the city that is exciting, challenging, and new.
- Thu, Mar 24Black Rock Social HouseMar 24, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PMBlack Rock Social House, 2895 Fairfield Ave, Bridgeport, CT 06605, USALearn how to set yourself up for financial success. TrinityPoint Wealth will provide tips on investing basics, how to get started with a retirement account, and answer questions about everything from mortgages to student loans to college savings plans.