Newsroom

October 10, 2017 – Gainesville, FL – The CONNECT (Creating Opportunities (through) Networking New and Existing Companies (with our region’s) Talent) professional networking group has teamed up with Santa Fe College’s Back to Work 50+ program to reach greater heights in connecting employers with skilled local professional job seekers. Joining forces with Santa Fe College,…

October 6, 2017 – Gainesville, FL – CareerSource North Central Florida is collaborating with the Gainesville Area Chamber of Commerce to host a tech hiring event, ‘Nerd Herd,’ on November 2nd, starting at 1 PM at the CareerSource NCFL Gainesville Career Center. The newly launched Nerd Herd is a professional networking and job fair event…

Frank Avery

For immediate release. Oct. 05, 2017 Gainesville, FL – CareerSource North Central Florida (NCFL), the Alachua-Bradford Local Area Workforce Development Board, has named Frank Avery its new executive director. The hire was approved at the organization’s September 29 Board of Directors meeting and was effective immediately. As executive director, Avery will facilitate the formation of…

CareerSource North Central Florida career centers in Gainesville and Starke will be closed to beginning Friday, September 8 at 12 p.m. through Tuesday, September 12. Both career centers are currently scheduled to reopen for regular operating hours on Wednesday, September 13 at 8 a.m. The CareerSource North Central Florida Executive Committee meeting scheduled for Tuesday,…

(June 19, 2017 – Gainesville, Fla.) Startup Quest® teams will reveal which technologies they’ve selected and pitch their business plans to a panel of investor judges on Wednesday, June 21, from 2-6 p.m. at the Startup Quest® Investor Pitch. The pitch contest, awards ceremony, and networking event will be held at the Best Western Gateway…

Media Contact Frank Avery, Director of Communications CareerSource North Central Florida (352) 214-5997, favery@fmsworks.com (Starke, Fla. – March 23, 2017) CareerSource North Central Florida will repeat its recruitment event on Wednesday, March 29 from 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. at its Starke career center at 819 S. Walnut Street to fill over 100 available positions…

Media Contact Frank Avery, Director of Communications CareerSource North Central Florida (352) 214-5997, favery@fmsworks.com CareerSource NCFL Gainesville career center, 10 NW Sixth Street (Gainesville, Fla. – March 14, 2017) CareerSource North Central Florida will host a recruitment event on Wednesday, March 15 from 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. at the Gainesville career center to fill…

Media Contact Frank Avery, Director of Communications CareerSource North Central Florida (352) 214-5997, favery@fmsworks.com   (Gainesville, Fla. – March 9, 2017) CareerSource North Central Florida will launch the 2017 Gainesville edition of Startup Quest®, a nationally-recognized 10-week entrepreneurship training program, at an information session on April 12 from 1 p.m. – 4p.m. at the Wyndham…

(Gainesville, Fla. – December 2, 2016) In a press release published December 1, 2016, by the White House, the Alachua and Bradford counties area is one of 20 new communities named a Tech Hire community by the White House. The Tech Hire initiative seeks to, “bring new jobs to local economies, facilitate business growth, and…

Gainesville, Fla. (July 18, 2016) Marshalls will host a recruitment event with CareerSource North Central Florida (NCFL) to fill over 80 positions at its new Butler Plaza North location. The recruitment event will be held Tuesday, July 19 and Wednesday, July 20 from 9am to 7pm at the CareerSource NCFL Gainesville career center at 10…