Hosted by Hudson Valley Pattern for Progress in collaboration with the Hudson Valley Network for Young Professionals

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May 23rd at SUNY New Paltz - the 2nd Annual Summit aims to bring together hundreds of the region's young professionals and entrepreneurs - the key to the future of the Hudson Valley

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    Truly Regional

    The only event of its kind across all 9 counties of the Hudson Valley

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    Bringing together Young Professionals & Entrepreneurs

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    Local Businesses, Regional Panelists, Speakers & Keynote

3:30PM Welcome to the Summit!
Doors open! Check-in, visit vendor tables, photo booth, and explore the space.

5:00PM The State of the Hudson Valley

6:45PM Dinner & Networking
Enjoy dinner in the cafe space and patio (vegetarian, vegan and gluten free options available)

9:00PM New Paltz Afterparty

Overnight Accomodations
Extend your stay! Hampton Inn by Hilton New Paltz has reserved a block of rooms for Summit attendees.
Discount Expired - some rooms are still available!

Day After Summit Hike at Mohonk Preserve
ALL Summit attendees receive a free single-use pass to Mohonk Preserve good for up to 30 days after the event.
Join us for a hike the morning after The Summit!

  • Matthew Castelli

    Officer, Central Intelligence Agency

  • 2019 Keynote

    Born and raised in the Hudson Valley, Matt joined the Central Intelligence Agency after 9/11. Matt worked as a counter-terrorism analyst and operations manager at CIA, served in Iraq and Afghanistan, and led teams to drive operations against some of the world’s most notorious terrorists.

    Matt served in the White House under President Obama and President Trump as Director for Counterterrorism at the National Security Council where he was a point person to develop strategy, policy, and operations to keep America safe.

    Matt currently works with technology start-ups and the venture capital community to help CIA protect the United States with cutting edge technology.

    Our Sponsors

The Network

HVNYP - an independent Facebook group across all counties of the Hudson Valley offering like-minded young professionals & entrepreneurs an opportunity to connect

Join the Network Our Sponsors & Partners


Thank you to all of our sponsors in making the 2nd Annual Greater Hudson Valley Young Professional Summit a success!

Official Media Sponsor

  • Hudson Valley Magazine

Making An Impact

  • Cobeso
  • Docuware
  • Marketing Inbound
  • Nostrand Productions
  • PixelSystem
  • Rose & Kiernan

Joining The Conversation

  • Ethan Allen
  • Katy Dwyer Design
  • Marist
  • Mid Hudson FCU
  • New Paltz Chamber
  • Pro Printers
  • Rondout Savings Bank
  • SUNY New Paltz
  • Tompkins Mahopac Bank
  • Ulster County Regional Chamber
  • Ulster Saving Bank
  • Walway Over The Hudson
  • Your Career Spark

Welcome To The Network

  • Accessadoor
  • Adams Fairacre Farms
  • Astor
  • Beacon Chamber
  • Central Hudson
  • Dragon 360
  • EC Media Group
  • Girl Scouts
  • HealthQuest
  • HV Tech
  • JTS Design
  • Mohonk Preserve
  • Novalia
  • Poughkeepsie Galleria
  • Rhinebeck Bank
  • Rocking Horse Ranch
  • Schatzis
  • Stevens Realty
  • Think Dutchess
  • Walden Savings BankStevens Realty


Thank you to our Chamber, Business Association & Young Professional organization partners!

  • Beacon Chamber
  • Council Of Industry
  • Fishkill Business Association
  • Hugenot Young Professionals
  • HV Gateway Chamber
  • HV Women in Business
  • Marist Young Professionals
  • New Paltz Chamber
  • Orange County Chamber
  • Orange County Young Professionals
  • Rhinebeck Chamber
  • Rockland Business Association
  • Sullivan County Chamber
  • Sullivan County Young Professionals
  • Think Dutchess
  • Ulster County Regional Chamber
  • Ulster County Yougn Professionals
  • Business Council of Westchester
  • Woodstock Chamber
Learn More about Sponsorships


Interested in sponsoring or collaborating with the next summit? Let's connect