Thrive: Emerging Leaders

a Bridgeport Regional Business Council Affiliate


Our Mission

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

Get Rooted

Networking and Happy Hours


Professional Development Workshops

Give Back

Community Service Opportunities


"The creation of a thousand forests is in one acorn."

Ralph Waldo Emerson


Upcoming Events

  • Thrive Happy Hour at Road Runner
    Thu, Aug 19
    Road Runner Kitchen + Cantina
    Aug 19, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    Road Runner Kitchen + Cantina, 2931 Fairfield Ave, Bridgeport, CT 06605, USA