SOLD OUT – December 13th at 6:30 PM – Escape Room Outing at Xscapes

Join STYP on Thursday, December 13th, at 6:30PM for our group’s first ever Escape Room outing!  Event will be at Escapes on 135 East Frederick Street in Binghamton.

Working together alongside your fellow STYP colleagues, try your chance at escaping from the “Valley of the Kings” or “Twilight Zone” Escape Rooms before time runs out!

Valley of the Kings: 

Your archeological team’s quest is to unlock the secrets of the Pharaoh’s tomb and understand the significance in the positions of the three Great Pyramids of Giza. The Egyptian culture was sophisticated, powerful, and complex. Unlock many of it’s secrets in Valley of he Kings.

The Twilight Zone:

Your group of Twilight Zone fans has been given exclusive access to Rod Serling’s Cayuga Lake writer’s cottage. It is here that you will learn more about the man behind the show and his many other amazing accomplishments. Your journey into the realm will be a transformative experience. Sight, sound, mind, shadow, substance, things, ideas, and surprises are just beyond that opening door.


$10 – STYP members

$20 – All other attendees

Must sign up on or before 12/10/2018

100% of your entry cost goes towards fundraising efforts for the Southern Tier Independence Center, whose mission it is to help people in our local community with various disabilities.

Important Information to Note:

  • Signups will be limited to the first 16 people who register through the Paypal link above. Additionally, we can not accommodate late registrations or walk-ins for this event.
  • For those who have signed up, you MUST arrive on time in order to participate. The venue does not allow for late starts.  
  • Which of the two Escape Rooms you will be participating in will be determined the day of the event once the entire group has arrived. If you have a preference, you may announce it then.

View Event on Facebook

Back to Top

STYP Volleyball Team Survey

Do you miss playing volleyball? Are you interested in finding a team sport to keep you active during those winter months? STYP is looking to gauge interest in a co-ed, recreational volleyball team to run from January 6 through April 4.   Games are played on Monday or Wednesday nights between 6-11PM at the YMCA. STYP members will split a reduced cost sign up fee (dependent on level of interest) and will receive a STYP t-shirt!

If you’re interested in learning more, please complete this google form by December 20th.
Google Form

Back to Top

YP Alliance Opportunities

Led by the Greater Binghamton Chamber of Commerce’s Young Professional Alliance and focusing on connecting, retaining, and recognizing the young professionals in our area, the following three committees are seeking new members:  

YP Special Recognition Event Planning Committee

Similar concept to “40 under 40” or “30 in their 30’s”, the YP Alliance is creating an annual event to recognize nominated young professionals who are making Broome County a great place to live. This committee is brand new and members will participate in brainstorming and event planning.

YP Internship Program Planning Committee

In an effort to keep future young professionals in our area, the YP Alliance is looking to develop a program to connect college students already placed in summer internships with our area’s young professionals. This committee is brand new and members will play an influential role in how interns in the area can connect with young professionals, whether it be through exclusive events or programming. Students will complete their internships and be motivated to seek permanent employment in Broome County.

YP Summit Planning Committee

Did you attend the YP Summit in September? Want to have a say in next year’s speakers, workshops, and other plans for the event? Now’s your chance to join the YP Summit Planning Committee!

For more information and future meeting times on these three committees, contact Danielle Britton,

Back to Top

December 20th at 6:00 PM – Holiday Celebration at Remliks

Join STYP for our annual Holiday Celebration at Remlik’s in the Kilmer Building’s beautiful atrium lobby. This annual event is a wonderful opportunity to reconnect with old friends, while making new friends during the joyous holiday season. 

Complimentary hors d’oeuvres will be provided for all attendees to enjoy throughout the event.

Happy Holidays – see you there!

View Event on Facebook

Back to Top

January 8th at 5:00 PM – Understanding Your Credit Score

Join STYP, RMA Empire Chapter, and NYSSCPA NextGen for “Understanding Your Credit Score”, sponsored by Labella Associates, and presented by Amy Chervinsky, Consumer Lending Manager and Assistant Vice President at Chemung Canal Trust Company. 

Register Here:

Attendees do not need to have any financial background to attend, and will leave this presentation with relevant tips and tricks to try on their own!

From this presentation, attendees will learn:

– How to better understand a credit score, and where it comes from

– Information contained in a credit report,

– Why you need both your credit score AND your credit report.

– How to obtain a credit score and a credit report from the three major credit bureaus.

During the presentation, questions such as these will be answered:

– What is a good credit score?

– What are the biggest factors affecting my score?

– What is a fraud alert or credit freeze?

– How do I improve my credit score?

– Why does a credit score matter?

Presenter Bio:

Amy Chervinsky is the Consumer Lending Manager and Assistant Vice President at Chemung Canal Trust Company, and the Chair of the Women in Finance Committee of the Risk Management Association. Amy has ten years of experience in banking including both the business and personal loan side. Amy earned her MBA from Baker College Center for Graduate Studies and her Bachelors in Banking and Finance from the Pennsylvania College of Technology.

***The First 30 attendees to pre-register using the link above will receive a ticket for a FREE drink at the event! (beer, wine, or soda) Complimentary appetizers & hors ‘doeuvres will be available for all attendees, along with a cash bar***

Register Here

View Event on Facebook

Back to Top

February 23rd – Binghamton on Tap Volunteering

Volunteer at Binghamton On Tap 2019, while helping benefit the Southern Tier Young Professionals, and have an awesome time doing it! Our group’s volunteer shift is 4:30-8:00 on Saturday, February 23, 2019. MUST BE 21 TO VOLUNTEER – sign up using the link below. 

Volunteers will pour beer for the event patrons, and will receive free admission, a complimentary tasting glass, and T-Shirt, and can sample beers freely during the event! Plus, hang out in an atmosphere filled with live music, delicious food available for purchase, and great vendors!

PLEASE ARRIVE AT 4:15PM IF YOU HAVE SIGNED UP TO VOLUNTEER. If you signed up using the link below, please see the comments on this event for volunteer information the week before the event. Please note – you MUST have signed up on the link below in able to participate as a volunteer! Additionally, please only sign up once you know you are able to volunteer.


Read More: Binghamton On Tap Craft Beer Festival – Binghamton, NY

View Event on Facebook

Back to Top

February 26th 6:00 PM – Mixer at Galaxy Brewing

Join STYP for a February social mixer at Galaxy Brewing Company. All event attendees will enjoy 1/2 price beers for EVERYTHING on tap!

Our group will be located in the front portion of the restaurant, near the bar area.

See you there!

View Event on Facebook

Back to Top

March 14th at 5:00 PM – Speed Networking for a Cause


Registration link and event page link will be posted here in early 2019.

This event is presented by the Southern Tier Young Professionals, the Broome Leadership Institute, the Greater Binghamton Chamber of Commerce, United Way of Broome County, and Volunteer Administrators of the Southern Tier. From 5:00 to 6:00 p.m., non-profits will speed network with business professionals with the goal of recruiting new volunteers and board members for their organizations. Sign up as a young business professional looking for volunteer or board experience!

Speed Networking will provide a fun way to discover non-profits in our community, while at the same time finding new ways to get involved and make a difference. After the Speed Networking ends at 6:00 p.m., networking will continue with other business professionals at the After Hours Event until 7:30 p.m. Complimentary hors d’oeuvres sponsored by: the BLI Alumni Association, STYP and United Way of Broome County. Cash bar will be available.

The event is FREE for chamber members (which you ARE if you are a current STYP member) or $15 if you are not.

View Event on Facebook

Back to Top

March 17th at 11:00 AM – STYP & TSB Canstruction Build

On March 17th, STYP is once again teaming up with Tioga State Bank for the Southern Tier’s 6th Annual CANSTRUCTION! 

Canstruction® is an international hunger-relief competition where architects, engineers, contractors, and community members compete to design and build giant structures made entirely from full cans of food.

This year, we will be building a carousel! Design drawings for our structure will be posted in early 2019. The canned food used in our structure will be distributed throughout CHOW to emergency food programs throughout Broome County including food pantries, soup kitchens, and other community meal programs.

More information on the event can be found at the links on the following page:

Our structure will be up for a week after the build date for public viewing, so check it out if you can!

View Event on Facebook

Back to Top

Subscribe to STYP Events on Facebook

We have good news – STYP has grown tremendously! However due to that, we are unable to invite everybody to all of our events on Facebook. So don’t miss out, subscribe to our events to get notified when we have new exciting events for you!

To do so, go to our Facebook page (link below) and halfway down on the left side under “upcoming events” click subscribe – that’s it!       

Back to Top

Join STYP!

Become a member of STYP and help support the premier Young Professional group in the Southern Tier. Throughout the year, membership provides discounts on STYP events, a subscription to CommuniKey, and access to select members-only events.

Sign Up on Website

Back to Top

Subscribe to our Facebook page for all our latest events!