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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…

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…

(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. (January 13, 2016) At just six months into its program year, CareerSource North Central Florida (NCFL) has already surpassed the total number of hiring events it hosted in all of its July 2014 through June 2015 program year. The agency is reporting it has hosted 92 events between July and December of 2015….

January 10, 2015 — Gainesville, FL: CareerSource North Central Florida (NCFL) board chair Don Davis has announced Kim Tesch-Vaught will step down from her role as the regional workforce board’s executive director effective January 29. Board coordinator Kim Nichols, who was executive director of Communities In Schools (CIS) of Bradford County prior to joining CareerSource…

Gainesville, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced that USR Systems, a U.S.-based IT consulting services company, will be expanding in Gainesville to create 140 new jobs. USR Systems specializes in mobility, cloud enablement, digital transformation, business intelligence, data analytics and testing. The new positions will support USR’s goal of ultimately building a delivery center…

File photo of the anchor facility at 10 NW 6th Street from August 12. November 5, 2016 GAINESVILLE, FL – Due to road closures for the University of Florida Homecoming parade, CareerSource North Central Florida (NCFL) will close its Gainesville career center at 10 NW Sixth Street to the public on Friday, Nov. 6. Staff…

File photo of the anchor facility at 10 NW 6th Street from August 12. November 5, 2016 GAINESVILLE, FL – Due to road closures for the University of Florida Homecoming parade, CareerSource North Central Florida (NCFL) will close its Gainesville career center at 10 NW Sixth Street to the public on Friday, Nov. 6. Staff…