Celebrating Memphis Tourism Week with a job fair to promote local businesses

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Need a job?? Today is your chance to get hired!

This will not only have about 40 businesses, some of them will interview on the spot but it will also be a time to celebrate music, arts and the great culture that draw so many folks to Memphis from around the world.

The Memphis Tourism Industry is really working hard to rebuild the workforce in the 901 along with the Memphis chamber. They want to help.

Build up the folks who welcome people into the city and county.  

The tourism and hospitality industry also offers more than a job but skills you can use to move to other careers.

One of the biggest challenges currently facing the tourism and hospitality industry is rebuilding the workforce that welcomes visitors to our city and county, a release said.

The job fair is at the Renasant Convention Center from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Main Street Lobby at Main and Exchange.

Complimentary parking is available at the convention center’s underground parking garage located at Front at Winchester.

“The tourism and hospitality industry offers more than just a job, but a career that allows you to learn and develop skills that can provide an opportunity for advancement,” said Kevin Kern, Vice President of Public Relations.

“With over forty local employers participating in the job fair at such a critical time, this event is the perfect opportunity to meet with hiring managers, some of which will be conducting interviews on-site,” Kern added.