~Job Seekers with Cybersecurity, Information Technology and telecommunications skills from Tampa and around the United States are invited to participate~
TAMPA, FL – CareerSource Tampa Bay (CSTB) will be participating in the 2021 ITEN WIRED Virtual Career Opportunities Expo to be held virtually on Wednesday, October 27, 2021, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. (Eastern Standard Time).
This annual event is free to job seekers and businesses and is sponsored by Clark University’s Tech Quest Apprenticeship Program, IT Gulf Coast, and FloridaWest Economic Development Alliance. CSTB is assisting by providing a virtual platform for the event.
The Virtual Career Opportunities Expo will feature recruiters and business owners representing Cybersecurity, Information Technology (IT), and the Telecommunications industries in Tampa Bay, the state of Florida, and throughout the country. Remote and in-office employment opportunities will also be available.
“We are very excited to participate in this annual event to support technology industries nationwide and are proud to assist in the marketing efforts for this event,” said CSTB CEO John Flanagan. “Our relationship with ITEN WIRED and our participation in this virtual Career Opportunities Expo can help us find new and exciting ways to help connect tech businesses and job seekers.”
“Clark University’s Tech Quest Apprenticeship Expansion Consortium is thrilled to support the IT Virtual Career Opportunities Expo,” said Dug Jones, Project manager with Clark University. “Connecting job seekers to high paying IT industry careers is a win-win that helps drive economic development nationwide.”
People interested in positions in the Cybersecurity and Information Technology fields are encouraged to participate. To register, or for more information about the event, both job seekers and employers can visit http://www.careersourcetampabay.com/jobfair.
“There are so many lucrative career pathways in the information technology sector, and remote work allows Floridians to enjoy our unparalleled quality of life, including low taxes while working for tech companies here or elsewhere,” said CareerSource Florida President and CEO Michelle Dennard. “The national ITEN WIRED Career Expo is a great example of how Florida’s partners in workforce development and education collaborate to provide great career opportunities to Floridians while helping IT businesses here and around the country find needed talent.”
For further details, or to register or sign up as a sponsor, please visit www.itenwired.com.
ABOUT CAREERSOURCE FLORIDA CareerSource Florida, with its business-led board of directors, provides policy direction for talent development programs administered by the Department of Economic Opportunity, Florida’s 24 local workforce development boards and their 100 career centers. The CareerSource Florida State Board serves as the Governor’s principal workforce policy and investment board, working in partnership with DEO, which is responsible for the state workforce system’s fiscal and administrative affairs, and local workforce development boards that serve Florida’s businesses and career seekers. Together, the CareerSource Florida network connects employers with qualified, skilled talent and Floridians with employment and career development opportunities to achieve economic prosperity. Learn more at www.careersourceflorida.com.
ABOUT CAREERSOURCE TAMPA BAY
Programs and initiatives are sponsored by CareerSource Tampa Bay and the State of Florida, Department of Economic Opportunity and fully supported by the U.S. Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Agriculture as part of awards totaling $23,321,277.
Businesses can access CareerSource’s wide range of services that include recruiting, training for new and existing employees, targeted hiring events, and retention support strategies. All resources and services are provided at no cost to both businesses and job candidates. Programs funded through CareerSource Tampa Bay are equal opportunity programs with auxiliary aids and services available upon request to individuals with disabilities. Persons using TTY/TTD equipment use Florida Relay Service 711. A proud partner of the American Job Center network to learn more, visit www.careersourcetampabay.com.