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August YAP Recap

What a lovely, cooler evening we had for our August YAP Happy Hour at Pleasant Hill Vineyards on Thursday, August 11! Set up under the shelter house, the YAP crowd enjoyed the beautiful views while nibbling on a delicious ...
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August BAH Recap

On Monday, August 8, the Ohio University Inn and Conference Center hosted the August Business After Hours. Due to the heat, the event was held in their beautiful solarium room, and guests appreciated the air conditioning and private room.

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Attendees wait in line for Kona Ice on hot day

July 2022 BAH Recap

On Wednesday, July 20th, Mathews Insurance hosted the July Business After Hours networking event at their Athens office on Columbus Road.

Mathews Insurance arranged for the Cheesy Weenie Hot Dog food truck and the Kona Ice truck to be on ...
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July 2022 YAP Recap

Brew Week always brings out the crowds, and YAP’s Brew Week Happy Hour was no exception! On Wednesday, July 13th, a large group gathered at The Pigskin to connect, try out some tasty new brews, and enjoy the delicious ...
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Hampton Inn BAH Recap

On Wednesday, June 15, the Hampton Inn by Hilton hosted the June Business After Hours networking event in their spacious and well-appointed lobby.

The networking event allowed attendees to mingle while checking out the amenities that the hotel has to ...
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June YAP Recap

What an amazing day last Thursday, June 9th, turned out to be! After a stormy night and cloudy day the sun came out just in time for our June YAP Happy Hour at Jackie O’s Taproom on Stimson Ave. ...
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Business Before Hours

OUCU Financial BBH Recap

On Wednesday, May 18, OUCU Financial hosted the May Business Before Hours networking event at their main branch on East State Street.

The networking event allowed OUCU Financial to show off their major renovations, which has brightened the main lobby ...
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YAP Happy Hours

May YAP Recap

We had amazing weather and a great crowd for our happy hour on May 12th at Ohio University Inn & Conference Center! Hosted and sponsored by OU Inn, the May YAP Happy Hour was held in their Solarium room, ...
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YAP Happy Hours

May YAP Happy Hour

Join the Young Athens Professionals for an evening of laid-back networking and connecting on Thursday, May 12 from 5-7pm for our May Happy Hour at Ohio University Inn & Conference Center!

View the May YAP Happy Hour event page


Business Before Hours

May Business Before Hours

Join us for a morning of networking and community building on Wednesday, May 18 from 8am – 9:30am at the main branch of OUCU Financial at 944 East State Street in Athens!

Visit the May Business Before Hours event page

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