Career Marketplace & Green Industry Exploration Conference
ONLA's Green Industry Job Fair
January 15, 2013
4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
ONLA hosts the ONLY professional, all-encompassing green industry job fair in the state. Held in conjunction with CENTS, the third largest show of its kind in the nation. Call the ONLA at 800.825.5062 by December 1st to reserve your booth!
Exhibiting companies can reserve space to display information about their company and meet industry hopefuls. The Career Marketplace is held during CENTS and the OSU Nursery Short Course at the Greater Columbus Convention Center.
Tuesday January 15, 2013
- Exhibitor Set-Up – 2:00 p.m. to 4:15 p.m.
- Attendee Orientation – 4:15 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
- Career Fair – 4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Registrations will be accepted up until the trade show begins, but there is no guarantee that there will be space remaining!
Exhibiting companies receive:
- An industry guide directory
- Company identification at their exhibit space
- Access to over 200 attendees
Job Fair Exhibit Benefits
Gather resumes (even if you’re not currently hiring)
Connect with potential employees (for those unexpected openings down the road)
Meet and network with college and high school advisors (they are a critical hiring resource)
Promote green industry careers (they are a successful, viable career options)
Mentor students (help them learn valuable career skills such as approaching potential employers)
Promote your company (your presence indicates a growing company, invested in the industry)
Recruit qualified employees (attendees of all skill levels attend)
Promote specific job openings (recruit and schedule follow-up interviews with selected candidates)
ONLA Green Industry Exploration Conference
Being a Green Industry Professional is about more than dirt and plants! Do you know the different specialties within the Green Industry? The Green Industry Exploration Conference will introduce you to the vast range of opportunities available when considering a career in the Green Industry.
The Green Industry is a great field because it encompasses so many different areas! People and places needing Green Industry Professionals include garden centers, golf courses, nurseries, parks, zoos, corporations, tree farms, and homeowners, just to name a few.
Please join current members of the Ohio Nursery and Landscape Association and other Green Industry Professionals on Tuesday, January 15, 2013, for an informative day designed for you, the future of the Green Industry!