September Coffee with Hugh Coleman

Our speaker for the September Coffee was the Honorable Hugh Coleman. He is Denton County Commissioner for Precinct 1.

He talked to us about his role as Commissioner for Precinct 1. He oversees county road construction and maintenance for all of Precinct 1 and Precinct 2. (Precinct 2 only has a small portion of county roads).

He […]

By |September 22nd, 2017|Weekly Coffee|0 Comments

July Coffee Sponsor: Aaron Newquist-First State Bank

 Aaron Newquist, from First State Bank, is going to be our sponsor at the July Coffee. Here is a little bit about Aaron:

o   UNT grad
o   Texas Tech 40th school of banking grad
o   Currently enrolled in Southwest Graduate School of Banking at SMU, Class 59

 He is in his 17th year of financing everything from consumer loans to real estate loans and […]

Make time to care for yourself!

Self Care and Being a professional
As a YoPro it is very easy to fill up your schedule with meetings, volunteering, and various events. This summer I challenge you to make time for rest, relaxation and rejuvenation.

This could include a staycation, vacation, or just sleeping in on the weekend.
Don’t be afraid to say no to the tenth social […]

By |July 12th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Monthly Coffee with State Representative Lynn Stucky

State Representative Lynn Stucky represents House District 64, which includes the cities of Denton, Krum, Corinth, Shady Shores, Hickory Creek and Lake Dallas.
A native of rural Kansas, Dr. Lynn Stucky was raised on a farm with his five siblings. He is a graduate of Kansas State University in Manhattan, Kansas, where he earned a Bachelor […]

By |June 14th, 2017|Weekly Coffee|0 Comments

The Monthly Mixer Wrap Up: June 2017

NCTC & Mulberry Street Cantina
On June 1, the North Central Texas College Alumni & Friends Association was excited to partner with the Denton Young Professionals for the second time. The two groups gathered at and guests enjoyed networking and mingling. This assembly also gave those unfamiliar with NCTC’s educational and economic impact on Denton County […]

Monthly Coffee with Blake of Blake’s Snow Shack

This Month our Coffee speaker is Blake of Blake’s Snow Shack!
You don’t want to miss this amazing opportunity to hear from Texas’ first business owner with Down Syndrome. Learn of Blake’s successes and what led him to open his amazing Snow Shack! We hope to see you on Wednesday May 17!




By |May 10th, 2017|Weekly Coffee|0 Comments

DYP Member spotlight: Tomás and Sarah

Married couple Tomás and Sarah recently moved to Denton from
Burlington, Vermont. They sat down together to talk about how they approached meeting people and networking in a new city.

Tomas: We were obviously excited about moving to Denton, but there was also that apprehension of starting from scratch to build a social life for ourselves. […]

By |April 17th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The Mixer Wrap Up: April 2017

The Mixer Wrap Up: We Denton Do It and Wine2  

Big shout out to our sponsor for the April mixer last week- Thank you We Denton Do It. They provided member perks which included a nice spread of bites from Wine2. We had a blast!

So if you don’t know about We Denton Do It then you’re […]

By |April 13th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

DCYP is now Denton Young Professionals

Denton County Young Professionals is changing our name to Denton Young Professionals to better fit our mission.

Earlier this year we changed our platform and realized that our name needed to follow suit. Our new layout consist of one mixer the first Thursday of the month, one coffee the third Wednesday and one service opportunity per […]

By |April 4th, 2017|Press Release|0 Comments

Thrive Denton Business Summit Supports Local Talent

Are you interested in cutting edge content, employee retention, or networking? Do you just like Awesome stuff and going to events? Then you should definitely check out the Thrive business Summit this May!
The Thrive Denton Business Summit, presented by the Denton Chamber of Commerce, is designed to be the premier business event for 2017.
This pilot event […]

By |April 4th, 2017|Press Release|0 Comments