The Winston-Salem Urban League’s annual Fall Career Expo will include over 50 top-tier companies ranging from the communications, manufacturing, healthcare, finance and industrial career fields. This year’s Fall Career Expo is being sponsored by Pepsico, Inc., a major employer in the Triad.

Honorable Mayor Joines will launch the Fall Career Expo at 10:00 am which symbolizes the legacy of Mayor James Hanes who established the Urban League over 60 years ago, as a way to obtain gainful employment for all community members.

Winston-Salem Urban League CEO James Perry states “The Urban League’s mission is to promote socio-economic progress and parity by empowering residents through training and employment. Our Fall Career Expo is a great opportunity for job seekers to improve the quality of their lives by becoming economically secure.”

What:     The Winston-Salem Urban League Fall Career Expo 2017
When:    Wednesday, October 18th
Time:     10:00 am to 3:00pm
Where:   Benton Convention Center, 301 Fifth Street, Winston-Salem, NC

This event is free and open to the public. Applicants are encouraged to bring several copies of their resumes to present to employers. Advanced online registration for the Fall Career Expo 2017 is encouraged and can be found at