Business & Community EXPO | Job Fair | Stirrin' the Pot
The Business & Community EXPO - GREAT energy at this event that showcases all the best Livingston Parish has to offer! Business & Community EXPO / Job Fair / Cook-off - May Hovering at 1000 attendees, the EXPO is a combined effort to bring a resource to our businesses while at the same time having an event that shines a positive light on all Livingston Parish has to offer. Includes a job fair portion with high turn-out. Held annually in May.
Categories: Fun!, Business Resource, Exposure, Connecting, Networking, Sponsorship Opportunity, Community, Information, Business, Volunteer Opportunity
2017 - Getting Back 2 Biz!!
Love Livingston Parish? We do too! The Chamber's Business & Community EXPO held annually is the place to see all there is to love in Livingston Parish. We have great businesses and community participants showcasing what makes Livingston Parish a great place to do business and connect with community.
2017 will incorporate a Recovery Portion of the Event where we will have vendors on board who can assist attendees with lingering recovery issues. We will also add our community portion where those with the resources who want to participate in ongoing recovery efforts can do so
Typically the event has over 100 booths and nearly 1,000 attendees, You want to be in this room! Businesses - meet the prople who are behind the business name building personal relationships with attendees and vendors. There are many gems that you may not even realize are right here in your back yard! Community booths showcase some of the community activities in the parish and their work with awareness of charitable needs in the parish. We also have community oriented booths for those who want to know more about community causes, community resources and the FUN things to do in Livingston Parish!
Job Fair In 2016, we saw more traffic with job seekers, resume in hand, taking advantage of the opportunity to meet with more than 25 businesses that are currently hiring.
The Business Expo has quickly generated an excitement and interest that let's us know its time has come! The public is invited at no charge to attend the event and exhibitors will benefit from the face to face opportunity to get to know potential customers.
At the expo, job seekers can check out our room packed of hiring businesses throughout the parish and region. Businesses are ALWAYS on the lookout for great employees which makes the Expo a perfect place to find them.
Employers also have the opportunity to showcase job and career opportunities to qualified and local candidates. We offer affordable booth options.
Stirrin' the Pot Cook-off Challenge
Our "Stirrin' the Pot" Cook-off is the newest portion of our EXPO. With our first run in 2016, mayors' across the parish gathered to cook jambalaya, making for a fun, entertaining and delicious afternoon. Each year will change who battles for the prize of "Stirrin' the Pot" Champion. Taste all there is to love about Livingston Parish.