MLCDC 2016 Job Fair and Expo Conference: “Our Next Bold Move”

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MLCDC 2016 Job Fair and Expo Conference: “Our Next Bold Move”

Midlands Latino Community Development Corporation will have its 9th Job Fair and Expo Conference on August 25th from 8:00 to 4:00 the Livestock Exchange Building-Ballroom floor, 4920 S 30th Street, Omaha.

The Job Fair and Expo Business provides an excellent opportunity for government, community, corporate and small business leaders to come together to learn new ways to build on their relationships and enhance their combined impact on the city of Omaha.

Martha Arroyave, Director of the Department of Economic Integration at Conexión Américas in Nashville, Tennessee will open the conference with its presentation “Belong, Contribute and Succeed”. Karlus L. Cozart, Sr., Director of Economic Inclusion from OPS will present “PIE 4 Success”. Roberto Barragan, President of Valley Economic Development Center (VEDC) in California, will be the speaker during the luncheon time. VEDC has loaned more than $360 million to 100,000-plus small businesses and created more than 27,000 jobs in minority communities in U.S.A.


David Thomas, Assistant Planning Director in the Omaha City Planning Department will present “Holistic Neighborhood Revitalization”. The Expo Conference will also cover the following topics: Securing your Financial Security (Panel of Financial and insurance companies), Get Found on Google Search and Maps and  How to Use the Internet to Promote Your Business (John Heaston and Salvador Rodriguez) , and Branding 360˚ (Edelwiss Rhote) . The conference will close with a round-table about Economic Inclusivity in the city of Omaha.


For more information and registration, visit

Workshops will be free of cost.

Marta Sonia Londoño Mejía

Executive Director

Midlands Latino Community Development Corporation (MLCDC)

4923 South 24th Street, Suite 201

Phone number: (402) 933-4466 or (402) – (402) 850-0968


Fax: (402) 393-0629

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