The National Job Fair & Training Expo

The National Job Fair & Training Expo

March 31, 2009 07:00 ET

Media Advisory: The National Job Fair & Training Expo to Inaugurate its 14th Edition TODAY at 9:30 a.m. at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre

Ontario Minister John Milloy and New Brunswick Minister Greg Byrne will speak

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - March 31, 2009) -

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The Honourable John Milloy, Minister of Ontario's Training, Colleges and Universities, the Honourable Greg Byrne, Minister Responsible for New Brunswick's Population Growth Secretariat; Toronto SUN and 24Hours Publisher and CEO Kin-Man Lee, Co-founder and Entrepreneurship Expert Roger Pierce, and The National Job Fair & Training Expo President and Founder Daniel Levesque are pleased to invite the media to the opening ceremony of the 14th edition of The National Job Fair & Training Expo on TODAY at 9:30 a.m. at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North building, Exhibition Hall C.

The National Job Fair & Training Expo, Canada's most established, comprehensive and largest recruitment event open to the public with exhibitors from nine provinces and one territory, presents a record-breaking spring fair today and tomorrow, from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. This 14th edition offers more than 7,000 jobs, entrepreneurship opportunities, training and education offers and all career services in over 80 sectors. Visitors-more than 10,000 expected-will be able to meet with more than 800 recruiters, career specialists, HR professionals and admission officers, thanks to the presence of over 170 exhibitors, which is exactly what it takes during these economical times.

Governments actively support labour across Canada at The National Job fair & Training Expo: Official representatives from the Government of Ontario (major sponsor Employment Ontario), the Government of New Brunswick (major sponsor Population Growth Secretariat), the Government of Saskatchewan and the Government of Prince Edward Island will exhibit at the event.

SPECIAL FEATURES: The Employment Pavilion, including the Ontario, New Brunswick, Saskatchewan, Prince Edward Island (new), Relocation and Retail recruitment zones, the Training & Education Pavilion, the Career Services Pavilion, the Entrepreneurship Pavilion, the Professional Resume Assessment Centre, the New Canadians Employment Consulting Centre, 18 public presentations and 12 entrepreneurship seminars.

MEDIA INTERVIEWS: Official representatives will be available for media interviews after the opening ceremony.

WHERE Metro Toronto Convention Centre (North building)
Exhibition Hall C (Public Presentation Area), 255 Front Street West

WHEN TODAY - Tuesday, March 31, at 9:30 a.m. (photo op at 9:50 a.m.)
The National Job Fair & Training Expo - March 31 and April 1, 2009,
from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.

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