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Date:September 29, 2008
Contact:Public Relations @ (225) 342-3035

Baton Rouge Business & Career Solutions Job Fair rescheduled for Oct. 16
More than 60 businesses scheduled to participate

BATON ROUGE Area veterans and the general public will have the opportunity to meet with a variety of employers with immediate job openings at the Baton Rouge Business & Career Solutions Job Fair, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 16, at Holiday Inn Select at 4728 Constitution Ave.

The first two hours, from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., are reserved for veterans only. Veterans should present their DD-214 discharge papers, VA card or military identification to participate. The final two hours, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., are open to everyone.

The job fair was originally scheduled for Sept. 11 but had to be rescheduled because of Hurricane Gustav.

Businesses confirmed to attend include: Acadian Ambulance, Apprenticeship Programs Louisiana Workforce Commission, Associated Grocers, BREC, CCs Community Coffee House, Capital One, CINTAS, City of Baton Rouge, Cox Communications, Entergy Services, Ferrara Fire Apparatus, Hancock Bank, Louisiana State Police, Louisiana State University, NBC 33/Fox 44 and The Shaw Group.

For more information, contact Bob Hartman with the veterans unit at Baton Rouge Business & Career Solutions at 225-922-1320.

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