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International Women’s Day – Invest in Women Conference & Job Fair

Thursday, March 14 01:00pm
The Jack and Shirley Silver Hub
77-17 Queens Boulevard, Elmhurst, NY

Celebrate International Women’s Day by learning from key speakers about accelerating careers in non-traditional roles and meeting with hiring employers who are committed to accelerating progress across all sectors! At […]

Invest in Women Job Fair Flyer.

Celebrate International Women’s Day by learning from key speakers about accelerating careers in non-traditional roles and meeting with hiring employers who are committed to accelerating progress across all sectors!

At the job fair, attendees will have access to a wide range of employers representing diverse industries that are actively seeking to promote inclusivity within their organizations. Employers include:

  • Elmcor
  • USTA
  • NYC Health+Hospitals/Bellevue
  • Amazon
  • Hot Bread Kitchen
  • Dry Harbor Nursing and Rehabilitation Center
  • Alliance Building Services
  • Workforce1
  • And more!

The panel discussion will feature commentary on what it means to be an ally, why their industries need more women, how to get started, advice on career progression, and how to overcome career challenges. Panelists include:

  • Kate Speir, Senior Vice President, Project Development, ASTM North America
  • Jill Ashton, Regional Adminstrator, Women’s Bureau, Department of Labor
  • Tatanisia Lumley, Director of Training & Operations, Building Skills NY
  • Maria Deaquis, Director of Community Mediation Services, Family Enrichment Center of Elmhurst & Corona
  • Jim Hajny, Managing Director, Career Transition and Mobility, Partners in Human Resources International
  • Tia Richards, Director of Training, Nontraditional Employment for Women
  • Moderated by Kori Frederick, SVP Current Programming & US Operations, Stampede Productions, LTD | London

For more information and to register, please contact  workforceevents@commonpointqueens.org.

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