Micfo CEO Amir Golestan attended as guest speaker. Contributed photo
The Charleston Young Professionals started 2019 with their Kick-off at The Alley.
The diverse group of enthusiastic professionals at the gathering were keen to charter new ideas and network this year. Outgoing CYP Steering Committee Chairman Dustin Haynes gave a rundown of the previous year, highlighting the “Metro Chamber of the Year” award received from the Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives.
With everybody anticipating for what’s in store for 2019, incoming Chairman Bobby Teachey talked about his desire to increase student involvement through Career Academies and #YPMA (Young Professionals Ask Me Anything) Events.
Micfo CEO Amir Golestan attended as guest speaker. The successful businessman from Charleston started a globally dispersed cloud platform provider that now has a customer base from all over the world. He shared life's lessons on self-reliance along with the importance of establishing good values as a foundation for effective business leadership.