Job Fair 2011 at Hostos Community College

March 24, 2011 | Hostos Community College

MEDIA ADVISORY

The 2011 Job Fair at Hostos Community College

Kicks-off Today with Participating Companies

Citibank, Graham Windham, Time Warner Cable, YAI, 1199 SEIU

March 24, 2011 (Bronx, NY) – Local businesses line up to participate in the 2011 Job Fair at Hostos Community College beginning at 12:00noon today at the College’s gymnasium.  Over 60 leading companies are looking to hire students and graduates. Rebecca Hoda-Kearse, Director of Career Services expects over 300 pre-screened candidates to attend. She states, “In these challenging economic times, it’s a great sign to see businesses excited about hiring from a diverse talented pool”.

With a major focus on networking as well as hiring, firms within the area are poised to discover new ways to think about success in our community.

Gregory S. Ventura, the Sr. Employment Counselor in charge of recruiting companies stated, “we now have a waiting list of companies in case of any last minute ‘no-shows’, but we don’t expect many changes. We have a wonderful line-up of companies and no space at this point.”

Participating corporations span across industries including, health, human services, the arts, business, and engineering with representation from internationally reputed business like Citibank, Graham Windham, Time Warner Cable, YAI, 1199 SEIU, Engineering and Data Solutions, New York Life, Clear Internet, Chase Bank, and Bronx Net and many others.

Time: 12:00noon until 3:00pm

The Hostos Communtiy College Job Fair

For more information please visit Hostos Community College Career Services  at:

http://www.hostos.cuny.edu/cso/  or

call the Hostos Community College Career Services Office at 718-518-4468

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