ACTC hosting regional job fair

Published 12:00 am Sunday, April 18, 2010

ASHLAND, Ky. — Job seekers are invited to the 10th annual Ashland Regional Job Fair Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the KYOVA Tri-State Mall.

To date, more than 70 businesses and organizations have reserved space at the fair. “There are jobs in the area, and this is a chance for people to find out what’s available,” said Nancy Menshouse, ACTC’s coordinator of career, job placement and co-op.

Participating businesses and organizations include A&A Caregivers (Huntington), Abt SRBI Research and Strategy, Active Day of Ashland Adult Daycare, Amazon, Ashland Main Street, Ashland One Stop, Avon, Cabell Learning Center, CASA of Northeast KY, Inc., Chiro One Wellness Center, Cintas Corp. (Grayson), Commission for Children and Cornerstone Hospital.

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Also Direct TV, Dirtbusters, Emtas Inc., Extras Support Staffing, First Steps, Global Contact Services, Goodwill Industries of KYOWVA Area, Healthsouth Rehabilitation, Helping Hands of Greenup Co., Inc., Home Depot, Infocision Management Corp., Jesse Stuart Foundation, KDMC Community Services, Kelly Services (Ashland), Mary Kay Cosmetics, and Mildred Mitchell-Bateman Hospital.

Also Monumental Insurance, MTS Ambulance, NE KY Community Action, Necco Foster Care, OMNI Complete Car Care Center. Our Lady of Bellefonte Hospital, Panhandle Support Services, Pathways, Inc., Perfect Air and Water, Premier Designs Jewelry, Prichard Lawncare, Inc., River City Outdoor Advertising and River Valley Child Development Services.

Also Sears, Senior Employment Center Mature Services, Speedway SuperAmerica, Standard Alarm Company, The Hammond Group “Subway,” Time Warner Cable, Tri-State Airport, Tupperware, Two Hearts Pregnancy Care Centers, U.S. Air Force Recruiting Center, U.S. Army (Ashland), U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, West Virginia State Police and Winans Services.

Educational institutions are Ashland Community and Technical College, Collins Career Center, ITT Technical Institute, Lindsey Wilson College, Morehead State University- Small Business Development Center, Mountwest Community and Technical College, Ohio University Southern (Proctorville) and Robert C. Byrd Institute.

Also participating are TENCO One Stop Center, Tri-State Literacy Council – Tri-State SHRM Wayne County Community Service Org. Inc., Workforce 2000, Workforce WV and WV Division of Rehabilitation Services.

The free fair is cosponsored by ACTC, the Southwestern Community Action Council and the KYOVA Tri-State Mall.

The Mall is located at 10699 US Route 60, Meads.

For more information, contact Menshouse at 606-326-2199 or