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50-plus businesses expected at annual job fair Wednesday
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More than 50 businesses and industries are expected to participate Wednesday in the Greater Hall Chamber of Commerce’s annual job fair.

The event will be from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. at the Gainesville Civic Center, 830 Main St., Gainesville. 

Mark Butler, commissioner of the Georgia Department of Labor, will attend. The job fair is free and open to the public. The event provides face time and personal contact with hiring managers, and job seekers can apply for jobs on-site. A shuttle service will be provided.

Among the employers and exhibitors expected to participate are: 

Ace Hardware, AtWork Personnel Services, Axiom Staffing Group, BAYADA Home Health Care, BOS Staffing, Brenau University, Budget Carpet & Flooring, Cargill, Carroll Daniel Construction Company, Chateau Elan Winery & Resort, Conditioned Air Systems, Coral Hospitality, CoWorx Staffing, Etcon Employment Solutions, Express Employment Professionals, Gainesville Area Employer Committee, Georgia Community Support & Solutions, Georgia Department of Labor, Georgia Mountains Regional Commission, Global Equipment Company, Gold Creek Foods, Goodwill of North Georgia and HTI Employment Solutions.

Also, Interactive College of Technology, Kelly Services, King’s Hawaiian, Labor Finders, Lanier Technical College, Legacy Link, MasTec, McDonald’s, North Georgia Medical Transport, Northeast Georgia Health System, Rescare, RockTenn, SAPA Extrusion North America, Select Staffing, Spherion Staffing Services, Staff Right, TenCate, The Times, Tiger Direct Inc., Top Notch Personnel, TRC Staffing Services, Tribe Transportation, Wells Fargo, Woodmen of the World, and Woodruff Medical Training & Testing.

Spherion Staffing Solutions is the title sponsor. Other sponsors include Express Employment Professionals (Platinum), Kings Hawaiian (Gold) and HTI Employment Solutions (Silver). Goods/services sponsors include, Gainesville Area Employers Committee, Highland Mountain Beverage, Lanier Technical College, McDonald’s, Milton Martin Honda and The Times.

Employer exhibit space is still available. For more information, contact Amanda Lewis, 770-532-6206, extension 111, or email

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