Event Details

Join us for an unforgettable evening of glamour, networking, and celebration at the Pensacola Young Professionals Annual Celebration presented by Florida Blue! As we gather for our highly anticipated yearly event, we invite you to immerse yourself in an atmosphere of camaraderie, recognition, and professional excellence.

Hear from former PYP President and Market Leader with Florida Blue, Hong Potomski. Connect with industry leaders, professionals, and like-minded individuals who share your passion for excellence. Forge new partnerships and strengthen existing ones in a vibrant atmosphere conducive to meaningful conversations. Witness the recognition of outstanding achievements within our organization. Celebrate the dedication and innovation of our members and leaders as we present prestigious awards for excellence, leadership, and contributions to our organizations.

Enjoy delicious hors d'oeuvres and your first drink on us! Please bring cash to enjoy bar service after that. Dress in your best cocktail attire and get ready for an evening that combines elegance, entertainment, and excellence. Let's come together to celebrate the achievements of the past year and set the stage for even greater success in the future!

Secure your spot at the 2024 Annual Celebration by purchasing your tickets in advance. Limited seats are available, so act fast to ensure you don't miss out on this premier celebration.


5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Doors Open
Hors d’oeuvres served throughout the night. Your first drinks on us. Please bring cash to enjoy bar service after that.
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Presentation & Remarks
- Welcome from Emcee - Will Davis
- Keynote Speaker
- Outgoing 2023-24 President, Justin Oswald
- Award Presentation
- Incoming 2024-25 President, Michael Tona


  • Hong Potomoski (Keynote Speaker)

    Hong Potomoski

    Keynote Speaker

    Hong Potomoski is the Market Leader for the Pensacola Region with Florida Blue.
    Hong is a forward-thinking healthcare leader with a demonstrated record of success. She is committed to a patient/client-centered, team oriented organizational culture achieved through collaboration and engagement. Her creative talents combined with analytical proficiency provide unique insight and innovative solutions to simple and complex organizational issues alike. Her professionalism is evidenced by excellent communication skills and attention to detail. Her expertise includes strategic planning, business development, financial/revenue cycle, operational excellence, marketing strategies, program development, process and performance improvement, relationship building, goal development, people development, physician relations, change management, and service excellence.

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  • William Davis (Emcee)

    William Davis


  • Justin Oswald (2023-24 President)

    Justin Oswald

    2023-24 President

  • Michael Tona (2024-25 President)

    Michael Tona

    2024-25 President

Sponsorship Opportunities

Pensacola Young Professionals is excited to announce sponsorship opportunities for our 2024 Annual Celebration. As a highly anticipated and well-regarded event in our community, the annual celebration offers a unique platform for your company to showcase its support for young professionals while gaining brand exposure. Sponsorship opportunities are detailed below. Please do not hesitate to contact us with any questions you may have.

2024 Annual Celebration Sponsorship Page Updated 2.5.24.pdfdownload


Museum of Commerce

201 Zaragoza Street
Pensacola, Florida

If you have any questions please contact Pensacola Young Professionals

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Tickets and Sponsorships

Member Ticket

PYP Member Ticket.
Includes 1 drink ticket.

Member Price $50
General Admission

General Admission is $60.00 per ticket.
Includes 1 drink ticket.

Standard Price $60
Supporting Sponsor

Supporting Sponsor - $150
- Receive one (1) ticket to the Annual Celebration
- Logo/name on registration page
- Logo/name on event collateral
- Logo/name on Social Media

Standard Price $150
Champion Sponsor

Champion Sponsor - $500
- Receive four (4) tickets to the Annual Celebration
- Logo and link displayed on registration page
- Prominent logo/name on event collateral
- Prominent logo/name displayed at event
- Logo/name on Social Media

Standard Price $500
Table Sponsor

Table Sponsor - $1,000
- Receive eight (8) tickets to the Annual Celebration
- Verbal Recognition during the Annual Celebration
- Logo and link displayed on registration page
- Prominent logo/name on event collateral
- Prominent logo/name displayed at event
- Social Media Spotlight - Facebook, Instagram, & LinkedIn

Standard Price $1,000