Monday, March 26, 2012

Mayor's Business Day features, job fair, expo, luncheon

The Third Annual Mayor’s Business Day will take place Tuesday at Idaho Falls High School. The event is being presented by Grow Idaho Falls, the Greater Idaho Falls Chamber of Commerce and the Idaho Department of Labor.

The day begins with a job fair in the small gymnasium, from 8 to 10:30 a.m. Representatives of more than two dozen businesses will be there to take applications and offer advice. They include: Barton Consulting, BBSI, Carl's Jr., CBS Collections, Center Partners, CenturyLink, City of Idaho Falls, Compa Industries, Development Workshop, E2 Consulting Engineers, Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center, Express Employment Pros, Home Depot, Human Dynamics & Diagnostics, I. E. Solutions, Idaho Department of Labor, INL - Peer Support Specialists, Legal Shield, Melaleuca, RED Inc., Riverbend Communications, SAGE Trucking School, SHRM, Stevens Henager College, Teton Toyota, TRPTA, University of Idaho, Waddell & Reed, Western Transport and Alsco

A luncheon in the small gym will be from noon to 1:30 p.m. Two speakers will be featured: Donna Tuttle, who served in the Reagan Administration and is now a partner in the Elmore Tuttle Sports Group, which owns the Idaho Falls Chukars; and Jeff Sayer, executive director of the Idaho Department of Commerce. Seating for the luncheon is limited. RSVP by e-mail at or by calling (208) 522-2014.

The luncheon will be followed by the Area Business Connections Trade Show, in the large gym from 1:30 to 5 p.m. Vendors include: Ag Grand Natural Organic Fertilizer, Advantage Employer Solutions, Apple Athletic Club, Atwood Family Dentistry, Bank of Idaho, Better Business Bureau, Barrett Business Systems, Century Link, ComDesigns & Idaho Aviation, COMPA Industries, DL Evans Bank, Eastern Idaho Community Action Partnership, Eastern Idaho Technical College Foundation, Eastern Idaho Technical College, Foothills & Riverwest Dental, Good Samaritan Society - Idaho Falls Village, Hands of Hope Home Health & Hospice, Hopkins Roden Crockett Hansen & Hoopes PLLC, Hunter Idaho Falls Monuments, Idaho Correctional Industries, Idaho Industrial Commission, IBF, Idaho Housing & Finance Association, Inches-A-Weigh, Key Bank, GIFCC Military Affairs Committee, Microserv, Northwestern Mutual Financial Network, Northwind, Riverbend Communications, Rocky Mountain Environmental, Sam's Club, Scenic Falls Federal Credit Union, Snake River Animal Shelter, Snake River Landing, State Farm Insurance, Syringa Networks, Technology Ventures Corporation, The Bank of Commerce, University of Idaho & Idaho State University, Waddell & Reed, Wienhoff Drug Testing, Machen Family Dentistry, The Bank of Commerce and Syringa Wireless.