Goodwill’s Coastal Career Network Presents: Maine’s Hospitality Industry

NEWS RELEASE

For Immediate Release

June 16, 2011

Workshop Free and Open to the Public

Brunswick – The Coastal Career Network will hold its next meeting on Tuesday, June 21, from 1 to 3 pm at the Goodwill Workforce Solutions Center – located at Southern New Hampshire University, 10 Tibbetts Drive, in Brunswick (next to Walmart).

This month’s topic focuses on Maine’s hospitality industry – what growth is happening within the hospitality industry in the Midcoast region. The public is invited to listen, learn and ask questions from hospitality industry experts about the job opportunities that are available and current expansion projects in Maine. The presentation will highlight the skills required to work in the hospitality industry, local training opportunities that are available and the current and anticipated job openings.

Confirmed presenters include the Hampton Inn (Bath) and Comfort Inn (Brunswick).

Pre-registration is required.  For more information or to sign up, please call Goodwill Workforce Solutions at (207) 373-4000.

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About The Coastal Career Network
The Coastal Career Network is a networking and resource group for unemployed and under-employed individuals, as well as employers seeking employees.  The goal of this group is to provide support, resources and networking opportunities.  The group is organized and facilitated by: Goodwill Workforce Solutions and Women Work & Community, local workforce development agencies.

About Goodwill Industries of Northern New England

Goodwill Industries of Northern New England has a 80-year history of providing innovative services that eliminate barriers to opportunity and help people in need reach their fullest potential through the power of work.  Last year, we served over 80,000 individuals through job training and placement, career counseling, family strengthening services, youth employment opportunities, brain injury programs, and other community support services for people with disabilities.  Our programs are funded by revenue from our 27 retail stores, grants, fees, and financial gifts.  Please visit www.goodwillnne.org for more information.

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Contact: Michelle Smith, Communications Manager

michelle.smith@goodwillnne.org
(207) 699-0724
Cell: (207) 239-7225