To engage, empower and connect rising professionals in the Modesto region through civic engagement, professional development and community involvement opportunities.


As a program of the Greater Modesto Chamber of Commerce, we serve as a catalyst for promoting Modesto as an enjoyable and vibrant place for professionals to live, work and experience life, ultimately encouraging talent retention and the growth of our future leaders. Our goal is create a space for the up and coming professionals to connect, grow and thrive in our area.

Possible Core areas of Focus:

  • Professional Development
  • Civic Engagement
  • Networking
  • Mentoring
  • Community outreach
  • Rise and Shine with CEO’s Leadership breakfast

Our purpose is to cultivate supportive relationships among rising professionals from all sectors of business. For more information or to get involved please contact flopez@modchamber.org or visit our events calendar or follow us on Instagram and Facebook to join one of our meetings.

Gatherings will be every 1st Thursday of the month, click HERE to see the 2024 schedule.   


May 26, 2021 – Rising Professionals Meeting – #5

April 28, 2021 – Rising Professionals Meeting – #4

March 24, 2021 – Rising Professionals Meeting – #3

February 24, 2021 – Rising Professionals Meeting – #2

January 27, 2021 – Rising Professionals Meeting – #1