RSVP: JOBS1st September 17-19 Events
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Kickoff Breakfast, September 17
Join DCED Secretary C. Alan Walker and L&I Secretary Julia Hearthway and their teams on Wednesday, September 17, 8-10 a.m. for a JOBS1st Kick-Off Breakfast at the Hilton Garden Inn Pittsburgh/Southpointe (1000 Corporate Drive, Canonsburg, PA 15317) as we tour the area and meet with our partners to celebrate Southwest PA. Registration will begin at 8 a.m. and breakfast will be served at 8:30 a.m.
Wrap-Up Brunch, September 19
On Friday, September 19, reconnect with DCED Secretary C. Alan Walker, L&I Secretary Julia Hearthway and their teams over brunch as they share the many successes and feedback received during visits in Southwest Pennsylvania. The Wrap-Up Brunch will take place at the Conference Center at Saint Vincent College, located in the Fred M. Rogers Center (300 Fraser Purchase Road Latrobe, PA 15650). Registration will begin at 10 a.m. and the brunch will be served at 10:30 a.m.
L&I Secretary Hearthway Hosts Dress for Success “Suiting,” September 17
Join L&I Secretary Julia Hearthway and staff, Wednesday, September 17, 1-2 p.m. at the Dress for Success boutique (254 N. Main St., Washington, PA 15301) for client “suitings.” Dress for Success works closely with the local CareerLink to outfit clients for upcoming job interviews. We will also be collecting interview appropriate lady’s attire (suits, purses, shoes, accessories, etc.) at the event. For additional information, please visit: www.dressforsuccesspgh.org.
JOBS1st PA Services Expo, September 18
On Thursday, Sept. 18, 1-3 p.m., join L&I and DCED staff at Westmoreland County Community College at Youngwood, (Founders Hall, 145 Pavilion Lane, Youngwood, PA 15697) to learn about services both agencies provide. The Expo will feature information from L&I: Unemployment Compensation (UC) Benefits, UC Tax, Workers’ Compensation, Youngwood CareerLink® and the Office of Vocational Rehabilitation and from DCED: WEDNetPA, Business Financing Programs and the Office of International Business Development. Please register below, but walk-ins are welcome.
Business Opportunities in Latin America Seminar, September 18
The Duquesne University Small Business Development Center is hosting a Latin American Business Opportunities in the Pacific Alliance Countries seminar on Thursday, September 18 9 a.m.–12 p.m. This seminar is perfect for manufacturers, technology and service companies looking to reach the Latin American market. The educational training will be held at Duquesne University-SBDC, Rockwell Hall, Room 108. Click here for registration and additional information.
JOBS1st PA Stakeholder Reception, September 18
Join L&I Secretary Julia Hearthway and her team on Thursday, September 18, 5:30–8:00 p.m. for a JOBS1st Stakeholder Reception at the Omni William Penn (530 William Penn Place, Pittsburgh, PA 15219) to meet with Southwest Pennsylvania businesses. Secretary Hearthway will be joined by L&I’s deputy secretaries for Administration, Workforce Development, Workers Compensation, Safety and Labor-Relations Management, Unemployment Compensation, and the Executive Director for the Office of Vocational Rehabilitation. Registration will begin at 5:15 p.m. Please RSVP by September 12, 2014.
Many thanks to The Team Pennsylvania Foundation
The Team Pennsylvania Foundation is a proud sponsor of the JOBS1st Kickoff Reception, Celebration Reception and the Wrap-Up Luncheon. These events are open to all businesses, community members and tourism partners in Southwest Pennsylvania.
Please contact Mary Bethea at firstname.lastname@example.org or 717.720.1440.