Almost 300 attendees gather at First Energy Stadium for the inaugural Next Generation of Women.

Almost 300 attendees gather at First Energy Stadium for the inaugural Next Generation of Women.


Our Events


Lunch with Leaders

Have you been dreaming about having a conversation with that C-level executive? If you’ve ever wanted to know how Cleveland’s leaders got where are they are today, now is your chance!


Lunch with Leaders provides the opportunity to grab lunch and chat with our city’s top leaders representing diverse industries including accounting, banking, philanthropy, marketing, healthcare, and  much more to learn about  their careers. Attendees have the opportunity to speak with three leaders in a  small group setting.


Next Generation of Women

Navigating your career and personal life in your 20s and 30s can be rough. We’ve carefully crafted a women’s forum tailored to the emerging female professional in Cleveland. Unlike your typical women in leadership event, we’ve created a half-day experience consisting of nothing but professional and personal advice to help guide the up-and-coming women in Cleveland, featuring some of the area’s most noteworthy female professionals across all industries.


Young Professionals Week

Cleveland Young Professionals Week is Engage! Cleveland’s annual event highlighting all that Cleveland has to offer and attracts over 2,000 attendees annually. During this week of events, we offer 30+ events and programs that showcase Cleveland businesses, nonprofits, places, and people with the hope young professionals fall in love with their city and want to stay here.


State of the Young Professional Community

Engage! Cleveland brings together our employer members and the community to report on our  organization and the Cleveland young professional community. We’ll also spend the day focusing on best practices regarding young professional employees. Is your company curious how to better market to millennials or are you eager to find more ways to engage your young professionals? This event is for you! Join other like-minded employers to network and learn the best practices from the experts here at Engage! to take back and get to work.


Professional Development Week

Professional Development Week, is all the career development a young professional could ever need in 15 workshops on leadership, management and so much more happening all in one week. We aim to help young professionals grow not only personally, but professionally in Cleveland. We’ll provide them with all tools at this event to do just that.