Friday Nov 13th BusinessWorks to Showcase Chamber's New Jobs Board

Rescheduled from Oct 29th - In Person & Virtual

Published Tuesday, October 27, 2020

The Lake Norman Chamber of Commerce and LocalJobs.com have entered into a marketing partnership together to deliver Chamber Member companies a ‘Top Talent’ job posting service to help drive candidate traffic to open job listings.  The program gives Chamber members unlimited job postings if under 50 employees and a free trial for companies over 50 employees for 90 days.`

Originally scheduled for Thursday, October 29th, the Chamber had to reschedule the program when high winds caused power outages.  The new date and time is Friday, November 13th at noon in the Randy Marion Conference Room at the Chamber 19900 West Catawba Avenue Suite 201.   In person attendance is limited to 25 and others can join virtually by calling the Chamber.

Chamber members will get a first hand look at how the employment bulletin board functions and how they can begin posting employment opportunities. The call is interactive and participants may ask questions of the presenter - Brian Bowman. President/CEO of LocalJobs.com.

The approximate 40-minute kickoff presentation will cover the Get America Working Again initiative and how the Chamber and its members can benefit.  Topics covered include:

  • Overview of the new Chamber Member Benefit Recruitment Program.
  • Overview of how the site works for candidates and employers
  • Details on how Chamber Members get account setup
  • Details on using the Company Profile page for branding to job seekers
  • Details on how to post job listings and review candidate applications

Members MUST RSVP to attend or obtain a ZOOM credential and join the meeting live, email Sylvia Spury at Sylvia@lakenormanchamber.org or call 704-892-1922. The program will be recorded, placed on YouTube and emailed out to the membership.

For those attending in person- Lunch will be furnished. However, you MUST RSVP.

About our Speaker:

Brian C. Bowman is the Co-Founder and CEO of LocalJobs.com and BigFish Recruiting.  Brian received his bachelor degree in Business Administration from California State University of Northridge and over the last thirty years in business has held assorted positions with Fortune 500 and mid-sized companies; including, Stokely Van-Camp, McGraw-Hill and Sinclair Broadcasting. Beginning in 1987 Brian launched three technology companies: Salon Business Solutions (1987) and LocalJobs .com LLC (2000) and BigFish Recruiting LLC.

It was these last two ventures as President/CEO where he found his passion and melding of technology, sales and talent acquisition.  Under his leadership, LocalJobs.com grew from a single market website job board to a regional and then national footprint.  Today, LocalJobs.com is a leading locally focused job board that helps to connect thousands of employers and job seekers together with simplicity and cost efficiency.

You can view Brian’s LinkedIn profile here.