Author: Jenelle Codianne

On August 19th, the Young Professionals Group Ormond hosted a Live Auction Luau to benefit Food Brings Hope. We had the most amazing location for the event, The Spanish House on A1A in Ormond Beach, owned by Ron Rice. The beautiful beach front venue was the perfect backdrop for our retro tropical event. Thank you to Realty Pros Assured for being the presenting sponsor for this event. On one of the hottest evenings of the summer, YPGO enjoyed a retro luau...

The Young Professionals Group Ormond Networking social for August was hosted at Saldo’s Pizzeria on August 4th. Saldo’s was amazing and stepped up after a last minute cancellation with another venue. We were really excited to try out some delicious Italian food and just enjoy the company of our members and guests. The August YPGO non-profit spotlight was the Avenues 12 Women’s Recovery Houses which was founded with the philosophy that recovery from the disease of alcoholism and substance abuse requires...

The YPGO July Networking Social was hosted at Lulu’s Oceanside Grill on July 7th. It was a super hot Florida day and we were so happy that Lulu’s allowed us the whole bar area for our social! Drinks and appetizers were enjoyed by all and it was amazing to see so many new faces! The Young Professionals Group Ormond featured non-profit for the month of July was the Ormond Beach YMCA. Funds raised will specifically go towards their youth swim program....

The Young Professionals Group Ormond hosted its June networking social at Greektown Taverna on June 2nd. If you have not had the chance to go to Greektown Taverna yet, you need to – the food is absolutely amazing! If you ever want a preview of what they have to offer, stop by on Taverna Wednesday. Sit at the bar from 3pm until close and you can enjoy half price food from the Taverna menu along with an extended happy hour!...

In May, the Young Professionals Group Ormond combined its monthly networking social with another special event. On May 19th, YPGO hosted Crawl for the Cause, a bar crawl event that paired with the Gaslamp Shoppes on Granada’s Light the Way event. The Crawl for the Cause event kicked off at Lulu’s Oceanside Grill. We then made our way on a crawl up Granada, making stops at Preppy Beach Boutique, Elements of Design, and the Gaslamp Shoppes for the Light the Way...

The Young Professionals Group Ormond (YPGO) hosted its April monthly networking social at Ormond Brewing Company on April 7th. The outdoor patio was the perfect location to enjoy locally brewed craft beer by Ormond Brewing Company, delicious tacos from Rhythm and Hops, and the musical stylings of Frankie Guinther! Taking full advantage of the beautiful outdoor weather and venue, we hosted our first YPGO corn hole tournament. Teams were drawn at random and gave our members and guests the opportunity...

Two amazing events in one month? How did we get so lucky! The Young Professionals Group Ormond co-hosted the first Downtown Ormond Block Party along with the Ormond Beach Chamber of Commerce and Ormond Mainstreet on March 16th. The party kicked off at the First Green Bank on Granada Blvd. where guests picked up their block party card that included a map of all participating locations. After that, they were off to the races! Dressed in St. Patrick’s Day gear, YPGO...

The Young Professionals Group Ormond (YPGO) hosted its third monthly networking social of 2016 on March 3rd at Stonewood Grill & Tavern in Ormond Beach. Stonewood had just recently opened its new outdoor patio which was the perfect location for the YPGO social and enjoying the beautiful spring weather. Members of the Young Professionals Group Ormond enjoyed delicious appetizers and cocktails from Stonewood. The featured non-profit organization for the Young Professionals Group of Ormond in March was the Jewish Federation of...

The Young Professionals Group Ormond (YPGO) hosted its second monthly Networking Social on February 4th at Bamboo Garden. Bamboo Garden is a family-owned business that has been open since 1985. The establishment is built upon the foundation of family and friends enjoying the company of one another and sharing special moments that are unforgettable. Members of the Young Professionals Group Ormond, along with members of the community, enjoyed delicious food from Bamboo Garden along with signature handcrafted cocktails. The Young Professionals...

The Young Professionals Group Ormond (YPGO) kicked off 2016 with their January Networking Social on January 7th at the new location of La’s Bistro in Ormond Beach. La’s Bistro recently moved to a new, larger location on Nova Road. The beautiful new location is open for breakfast and lunch daily and dinner on Friday and Saturday evenings. The increased banquet space is perfect for small events, bridal showers, rehearsal dinners, small weddings, baby showers, private dinners, or private meetings. A...