Posts by Pittsburgh Young Professionals
New Leadership to Carry PYP Into 2023
Pittsburgh Young Professionals, the oldest young professionals networking group in the United States, named its executive board and board of directors for 2023, the nonprofit announced today. The following people will serve on the executive committee: At-large board members are: Nick Cucci, social events advisor; Kelly Frey, professional development advisor; Alexander Lehman, community outreach advisor;…Read More
Should I buy a house in Pittsburgh right now with these insane interest rates?
At 6.5% average APR, borrowing rates for a 30-year fixed-rate mortgage have descended since their November peak, but not nearly enough to give aspiring Pittsburgh homeowners confidence they’re not getting a good rate.Read More
New Duquesne partnership opens new opportunities for PYP Pro Members
PYP members at the Professional membership level are eligible for a 15% discount on the Duquesne University’s graduate business program.Read More
Honing in on Purpose
Thomas Weeden’s story offers a sharp reminder that few of us have the luxury of knowing where our careers will take us. For Thomas, his determination and curiosity led him to where he is today, a recruitment and outreach manager for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Pittsburgh. But it didn’t start that way. When…Read More
Why does Matt Horan volunteer to lead PYP?
The board has allowed me to develop my professional skills including project management, relationship building, managerial duties, and creating initiatives.Read More
Why does Kelly Frey volunteer to lead PYP?
Why does Danielle Bruno McDermott volunteer to lead PYP?
I joined the board of PYP to hone in on my leadership skills and build my network. I have found the experience to be tremendously rewarding.Read More
What does the Pittsburgh arts scene have to offer you?
With Wendy Parkulo Pittsburgh has a bustling fine arts scene and a rich cultural district downtown. We asked Pittsburgh Opera Group Sales Manager and PYP member Wendy Parkulo why young professionals, or anyone today, would want to explore the local art scene for themselves. Parkulo recently helped coordinate a PYP outing to see “Carmen” at…Read More
Tis the Season for Fun and Family in Pittsburgh!
This holiday season is a bit different from the prior. While the 2020 season had been tempered by the pandemic, this season we are celebrating (with caution) a little more. So we here at PYP want to let you know some fun things to do in the ‘Burgh this season that’ll get you into the…Read More
SEO 101: What is SEO and How Does it Impact Your Business’s Website?
It is a common practice today for companies both large and small to have websites and e-commerce platforms. Often, young marketers, business owners, and entrepreneurs wonder why their sites aren’t doing as well as they had assumed they would, or they and wonder how to get more traffic. In today’s digital landscape, building a functional…Read More