Youth Career Expos – Talent Pipeline Development

This year's Youth Career Expo gives students the chance to learn more about numerous career opportunities in our area!Take a look to hear how this expo helped students from area Middle/ High Schools. Thanks to the efforts of Careersource Citrus Levy Marion, College of Central Florida, Marion County Public Schools, Florida, Mark Vianello, our Director of Talent Development, Dean Blinkhorn, and the companies that came to the expo, we're creating a talent pipeline for students to be certified and ready to start their careers!

Posted by Ocala/Marion County Chamber and Economic Partnership on Thursday, February 14, 2019


Area businesses are invited to take part in the Youth Career Expos now available in Citrus, Levy and Marion counties. The expos offer an ideal opportunity to engage with  motivated middle and high school students and provide them with information they need to explore curriculum and available programs that align with future career goals. To take advantage of this fee-free opportunity, call 352-873-7955, ext. 1109 or 800-746-9950, ext. 1109.

What’s In it For You:

  • Engage local teens about career opportunities in our communities
  • Showcase unique corporate cultures and opportunities
  • Answer industry-specific questions
  • Learn what will be important in recruiting and working with “Generation Z”
  • Receive valuable feedback to help develop talent pipelines

MARION COUNTY (Circle Square Cultural Center)

  • Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2020
  • Wednesday, Jan. 29,  2020

CITRUS COUNTY (Withlacoochee Technical College)

  • Friday, Feb. 28, 2020 

LEVY COUNTY (College of Central Florida – Levy County Campus)

  • Friday, March 13, 2020 

LEARN MORE: Call 352-873-7955, ext. 1109 or 800-746-9950, ext. 1109

In addition to CareerSource Citrus Levy Marion, partners include:

Marion County  Career and Technical Education of Marion County Public Schools, MCPS, Public Education Foundation of Marion County, Ocala/Marion County Chamber & Economic Partnership and Mid-Florida Regional Manufacturers Association.

Citrus County Citrus County School District and Withlacoochee Technical College

Levy County College of Central Florida and Levy County School District