“Our Next Bold Move”
The Job Fair and Expo Conference provides an excellent opportunity for government, community, corporate and small business leaders to come together to learn new ways to build on their relationships and enhance their combined impact on the city of Omaha.
Martha Arroyave, Director of the Department of Economic Integration at Conexión Américas in Nashville, Tennessee will open the conference with its presentation “Belong, Contribute and Succeed”. Karlus L. Cozart, Sr., Director of Economic Inclusion from OPS will present “PIE 4 Success”. Roberto Barragan, President of Valley Economic Development Center (VEDC) in California, will be the speaker during the luncheon time. VEDC has loaned more than $360 million to 100,000-plus small businesses and created more than 27,000 jobs in minority communities in U.S.A.
David Thomas, Assistant Planning Director in the Omaha City Planning Department will present “Holistic Neighborhood Revitalization”. The Expo Conference will also cover the following topics: Securing your Financial Security, Get Found on Google Search and Maps, How to Use the Internet to Promote Your Business, and Branding 360˚. The conference will close with a roundtable about Economic Inclusivity in the city of Omaha.