Chamber hosts Business Expo and Job Fair in Eau Claire

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EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (WEAU) -- Prospective workers got to find out about local job opportunities Tuesday at the annual Chamber Business Expo and Job Fair.

The event took place Tuesday afternoon at the Eau Claire Indoor Sports Center. This year's expo featured nearly 160 exhibitors, 60 of which also participated in the job fair portion of the event.

The day also featured seminars on resumes, networking and what employers are looking for when they hire.

Chamber President and CEO Bob McCoy told us Tuesday "you get to find out about a lot of companies and even if you're not looking for a job, you get to network, meet with people. It's just a great opportunity out here at the indoor sports center."

WEAU is a proud sponsor and participant in the Chamber Business Expo and Job Fair.

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The event billed as the marketing opportunity of the year is going on Tuesday in Eau Claire.

The Business Expo in Eau Claire is at the Eau Claire Indoor Sports Center on Craig Road. It's $5 per person to get in. The event is open to the public until 3:30 p.m. Tuesday. There is also a Private Invitation-Only Reception from 4:30 p.m. until 8 p.m. More than 140 exhibitors featuring nearly every industry in the Chippewa Valley are there. There are seminars on business-related topics and a job fair.

For more information and a list of the exhibitors, click on the link below.