Employer Membership


At Engage! Cleveland, we provide opportunities to Cleveland’s young professional community to thrive by introducing them to all that our city has to offer. A vital part of continuing Cleveland’s success while retaining and attracting young talent to our city is YOU, the employer. Engage! Cleveland is working hard to bring these individuals to organizations like yours. Want to find out how? Keep reading.

How can we engage you?

The Generation Zs, The Millennials and the Gen Nexters. When engaging these employees where do you begin? Don’t worry. This is our thing. If you’re looking to engage, attract and retain young talent to your organization, we’re here to help. We’re the experts around town when it comes to the 22-40 young professional audience in Cleveland. We’ve carefully crafted an employer membership program that’s right for you no matter your organization’s needs and wants.

Employer Membership Includes:

We provide you with access to resources to stay engaged.

  • Access to our newsletter for all employees featuring updates, events and programs

  • Members only e-blasts about discounts, special news, events and programs

  • Early registration for events/programs

  • Free or discounted rates to our events

  • Volunteer opportunities throughout the year

We acknowledge all your organization is doing for our young professional community.

  • Website recognition and click-through on our website

  • One feature story in our newsletter reaching 8,000+ (one-time offer)

  • Logo recognition in our monthly newsletter

We offer a variety of events and networking opportunities.

  • Employees can attend group presentations twice a year about Cleveland’s emerging professional community

  • Invitations to elite Cleveland events

  • Free or discounted tickets to community events

We help you attract top talent.

  • Free job postings to our job board reaching 35,000+

  • Table at our Employer Fair attracting hundreds of college students and emerging professionals

We develop upcoming leaders and professionals in our community.

  • Ability for emerging professional employees to serve on the EC Leadership Council, our associate board.

These are only some of the great ways to become engaged to Cleveland’s always growing young professionals community. Let’s grab coffee or lunch. We’ll tell you more about us and how we can help your employees become engaged to Cleveland. We can’t wait to share our passion and energy for our community with you.

Are you ready to become engaged?

Ashley Basile Oeken, President

(216) 264-5644 or Ashley@engagecleveland.org

Development Department

(216) 264-5644 or Development@engagecleveland.org

Not sure if membership is right for you? In addition to membership, we have a number of opportunities to grow your presence in the Cleveland young professional community. There’s truly something for everyone. Engage! As an employer member, you receive exclusive discounts on the following services:

  • Employee Engagement Consulting

  • Talent Attraction and Retention Services

  • Partnership and Sponsorship Opportunities

For a list of our current employer members, please click here.