PROPEL is a group of young professionals, living and working in Portland and the surrounding areas.
We create social and business networking opportunities that help establish ourselves as vital elements in southern Maine’s prosperous future.
PROPEL is affiliated with Portland Regional Chamber as an independent network. Decisions are made within PROPEL’s executive board, which encourages member input. The Chamber is the administrator of our dues and maintains our membership list.
PROPEL is an organization of young professionals seeking to establish themselves in the southern Maine business community by engaging in professional development, building relationships and connecting with each other. Through our networking events we bring together people like you – people who care about the local business community and the future of southern Maine.
PROPEL began in 2006 as a collaborative effort between a small group of Portland’s young professionals and the Portland Regional Chamber. The mission was to cultivate and foster the interests and careers of young professionals in Greater Portland. PROPEL, guided by its Board, is now an independently managed affiliate of the Portland Regional Chamber.