Hub for Business | Professional Development

Emerging Leaders of Tampa Bay concentrates on three main segments, Hub for Business, Inclusion and Catalyst, designed to amplify the professional development of our members while also focusing our community efforts and the Chamber's 2026 Vision Plan
 
The mission of the Professional Development Committee is to grow leadership development opportunities that help enrich the lives of Emerging Leaders of  Tampa Bay members.

The Professional Development Committee meets the third Monday of every month, unless otherwise published in the Monday Newsletter or on the Weekly Happenings page.

The Professional Development Committee works on:

  • Mentor | Protégé Program –This exclusive mentoring program aims to develop long-term mutually beneficial relationships between experienced business leaders and motivated young professionals. Protégés will graduate from the program with an action plan to assist them in achieving personal success.
  • Signature Event | Talent, Education and Worforce 

If you have specific questions about committee meetings or when the next meeting will take place, please email the Leadership Programs Manager at emerge@tampachamber.com.  Sign up for a committee here




Chair:
Eric Ortiz
McKay Advertising + Activation
eric@mckayadvertising.com

 




Vice Chair:
Morgan Holmes
University of South Florida (USF)
morgan.rucker.holmes@gmail.com