Why Greater Fort Lauderdale

Live Where You Vacation.

Whether you are here on spring break, visiting friends and family, or enjoying a vacation in Greater Fort Lauderdale, it doesn't have to end here. Why not join a group of of talented young professionals who have made this community their home? Live Where You Vacation.™

Be part of an exciting, inclusive, forward-thinking community where you can succeed and enjoy an amazing quality of life. 

Greater Fort Lauderdale has hundreds of career opportunities at our many headquarter companies and in industries like tech, aviation, life sciences and professional services - check out the career link below and links to young professional groups  in the area. To search for job opportunities, please click here.


Greater Fort Lauderdale is home to more than two dozen distinct communities. The Convention & Visitor's Bureau has put together a go-to resource for feeling at home away from home. From Lighthouse Point to Pembroke Pines, each area offers its own unique pleasures.

You can use these listings to plan an afternoon outing, explore restaurant and hotel options, and find fun things to do. Or just wander until you think you’ve found your niche. Click here to explore Cities & Towns, Beaches and other Points of Interest in Broward County.

Young Professionals







Greater Fort Lauderdale has a large and diverse number of ambitious young professionals living and working throughout the area. There are a variety of groups you can join to make personal and professional connections.

Young Professional Groups in Greater Fort Lauderdale include:
Broward Center for the Performing Arts - Ghost Light Society
Emerge Broward
Greater Fort Lauderdale Chamber - B.E.S.T. Young Professionals Group
United Way of Broward County - NextGen United
Urban League of Broward County - Young Professionals Network
Young Lawyers Section of the Broward County Bar Association
Young Leaders Division of the Jewish Federation of Broward

What young professionals are saying about Greater Fort Lauderdale: