Texas Career Expo Set for Oct. 25 at Montgomery College

Published on: October 02, 2007

In partnership with Montgomery College and The University Center, the South Montgomery County Woodlands Chamber of Commerce will host its 11th Annual Texas Career Expo this year.

The event will be held at Montgomery College on Thursday, October 25, from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. in Building A (Commons). Sponsor booths fill up quickly, so businesses and organizations are encouraged to sign up as soon as possible.

The goal is to provide employers and potential employees alike with employment opportunities in Montgomery County and the surrounding area. This year, event categories will give attendees a chance to explore career options and enhance their professional skills in three categories: Traditional Employment Opportunities, Part-time and Seasonal Opportunities, Professional Development, and Business/ Franchise Opportunities.

To date, employers participating include KSTAR Country 99.7 FM, Yellow Book USA, Best Buy, Clayton Personnel Services, EXIT Realty Group, HEB, Houston Police Department, Marimon Business, Meador Staffing, Papers by Design, LLC, Pinnacle Security, The Woodlands Financial Group, The Woodlands Resort and Conference Center, and USE Credit Union.
Those looking for a new job or career are invited to come meet these employers and many more.

The Texas Career Expo team is led by Monique Olivas (Montgomery College) and co-team leader Dr. Debra Britton (The University Center). This year’s committee members include Genie Ingram (Coldwell Banker Commercial), Darbi Hamilton (Paradigm Outsourcing Services), Michelle Haynes (Montgomery College), Donna Wood LPC (Career Strategy Counseling) and Penny Westerfeld (The University Center). The Chamber staff liaison is Angela Hosler. Please contact The Chamber at (281) 367-5777 for more information.

For more information about Montgomery College, visit montgomery.lonestar.edu, or call (936) 273-7000. Montgomery College is located at 3200 College Park Drive, approximately one-quarter mile west of I-45 between Conroe and The Woodlands.

North Harris Montgomery Community College District, among the largest and fastest-growing community colleges in Texas, comprises North Harris College, Kingwood College, Tomball College, Montgomery College, Cy-Fair College, six satellite centers and The University Center.