York Professionals can offer something to your business, no matter what the size - find out more below


We're promoting the skill and expertise of York's professional services sector. Be a part of it.

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We can put you in contact with the individuals and companies you need within the professional sector.

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We welcome the support of our partners who work to support our collective vision and aims.

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Speed Networking & Wine Tasting at Veeno, York

Susie Brindley, Director at Willow Business Support will take delegates on a whistle stop tour of networking and will lead this speed networking session. Find out the 'top tips for networking' and put them to the test as you share business cards with contacts and develop new relations. For fun, we'll be combining this with a mini wine tasting session, to be led by the Veeno, York team and nibbles.

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Successful Employee Recruitment & Values

Hear direct from Hiscox's HR team welcoming Urzula Dmochowska and James Scottwood, alongside Philip Thorn, Head of Direct Home Insurance about how they attract and select the right people in their business. How the recruitment process works for them and why inductions and training are paramount to the future success of the business.

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Summer Social

All are welcome to join us at Brew York Craft Brewery & Tap Room for summer drinks at our informal networking event on the evening of Thursday 16th August. There is a minimal charge for this event and this includes a welcome drink of your choice on arrival.

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Building Business Brands with LinkedIn

Steve Phillip is Managing Director of Linked2Success - since 2009, he has worked with sales and business development directors and business owners, throughout the UK and overseas, helping them embrace LinkedIn and social selling to engage with the right stakeholders in the companies they want to do business with.

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Showcasing the Professional Services Sector

The recent York Professionals Annual Dinner 2018 was a resounding success. It was a beautiful sunny evening at York Racecourse and we were joined by guests from the business community in York to celebrate the professional services sector.

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A Great Success!

Nearly £2,000, including Gift Aid was raised by York Professionals at the recent Annual Dinner, held at York Racecourse. The monies were in support of fellow member Catherine Adamson's mammoth fundraising in aid of The Island and SASH, two local York charities supporting vulnerable young people.

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York Professionals Seeks Board Directors

Applications are now being welcomed for the position of voluntary York Professionals Board Director. Looking to further strengthen Board level representation across all sectors, including business support, creative & digital, marketing, finance, property, legal and people, York Professionals are seeking dynamic individuals who want to make a difference.

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Northern Power Futures 2018 Planning Survey

Later this year, a new forum - Northern Power Futures will be hosted. From the people who brought Northern Power Women, this festival will discuss the future of the North from every angle - economic, professional, lifestyle and personal. This is an opportunity for the newer or future leaders of the North to take to the stage, have their say and share ideas. The event will be crowdsourced so it would be really useful to hear your views and find out what you want to hear about.

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Become part of York's thriving business community

We have a very active membership which represent the professional services community. We are always delighted to welcome more professional services businesses to join us.

  • For York to be recognised as a world-leading centre for business and enterprise.
  • York Professionals drives economic growth by supporting enterprise.
  • Over 20% of businesses in York are in professional services sectors.

  • We represent all professional services businesses in York.
  • Over 21,000 people work in York's professional services sectors.
  • Join the mission. Support enterprise. Champion economic growth.