Background

Young Fastener Professionals is a community of young professionals that seek to offer a glimpse of the fastener industry through the perspective of the next generation. While respectfully preserving the industry’s past, the next generation is hastily shaping the future of the business spectrum through technology, while implementing the most current business practices. This organization aims to create a platform for young professionals, and the businesses employing them to develop, educate and enhance a variety business initiatives. YFP also serves as forum for networking, referrals and professional support to further improve the fastener industry as a whole.


Core Competencies

  1. Developing and managing educational curriculum with a focus on betterment of the fastener industry.
  2. Recognizing & rewarding new industry entrants on professional accomplishments.
  3. Creating interactive workshops, inclusive of networking events, to bring the industry together.
  4. Collaborating with both geographically and demographically segmented industry associations on programs and initiatives. 
  5. Create a platform to integrate generations to meet and exchange knowledge.