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The Lakeland Chamber of Commerce has partnered with local universities to host the 5th Annual Suit-Up event to facilitate the networking of students nearing graduation and local employers seeking quality talent.
This event is a collaborative initiative of the following: Lakeland Chamber of Commerce, Florida Polytechnic University, Florida Southern College, Keiser University, Polk State College, Saint Leo University Lakeland Education Center, Southeastern University & Webster University.
Students will have the opportunity to:
Employers will have the opportunity to:
- Find out about local career opportunities
- Network with area employment recruiters
- Get FREE professional LinkedIn headshots
- Advice from professionals about how to dress for success
- Receive résumé assistance and participate in mock interviews, courtesy of Mid-Florida Society for Human Resource Management
Particpating businesses (as of 3/11/19)
- Provide information about your company
- Raise awareness about future employment needs
- Talk about ways students can prepare for a career in their desired field
- Identify potential interns and new recruits
- AA Electric
- Atmospheric Water Generator, LLC
- BHGRE Olive Branch
- BioLife Plasma Services
- Central Florida Health Care
- Children's Home Society of Florida
- City of Lakeland
- Colonial Life
- Commuter Services / TranSystems
- Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health
- Doris A. Sanders Learning Center
- Express Employment Professionals
- Florida Department of Children and Families
- Florida Department of Education Division of Vocational Rehabilitation
- GC Services, LP
- Heartland for Children, Inc.
- Hilton Garden Inn Lakeland
- Kelly Services, Inc.
- Keymark Corporation of Florida
- Labor Solutions, Inc.
- Lakeland Regional Health
- Learning Resource Center of Polk County, Inc.
- Mazda Lakeland
- MIDFLORIDA Credit Union/East Lakeland
- Modern Woodmen of America
- Mulling Insurance Agency, Inc.
- Northwestern Mutual
- Nucor Steel Florida, Inc.
- Peace River Center for Personal Development, Inc.
- Polk County Board of County Commissioners
- Polk County Public Schools
- Polk County Sheriff's Office
- Refresco US Inc.
- The Results Companies
- Rita Staffing, Inc.
- Saddle Creek Logistics Services
- SOAR FINANCIAL
- Springer-Peterson Roofing & Sheet Metal, Inc.
- Summit Consulting, LLC
- Suncoast Credit Union
- Sykes Acquisition, LLC
- Truly Nolen of America
- W. S. Badcock Corp.
- WillowBrooke Apartments