2020 Employer Registration


Career Premiere provides an opportunity to meet some of the brightest students from Virginia’s prestigious liberal arts and sciences colleges, community colleges and universities in the western regions of Virginia.

It is not just a job fair; it is a forum to meet tomorrow’s leaders.

Students and recent graduates who attend this event annually benefit from a wide range of educational programs available through our liberal arts institutions.
They have learned critical thinking and analytical reasoning combined with excellent communication skills.
These qualities make the students prime candidates for employment in any type of organization.

 Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Green Ridge Recreation Center, Roanoke, VA

Corporate Gold Sponsor - $600

Prime gold booth space.Company featured on sponsorship banner.

10′ x 16′ booth space.

Two 6′ gold draped table and 4 chairs.

Lunch and refreshments for 4 reps.

Corporate Silver Sponsor - $400

Prime silver booth space.

Company featured on sponsorship banner.

8′ x 10′ booth space.

One 6′ silver draped table and 2 chairs.

Lunch and refreshments for 2 reps.

Regular Employer Booth - $300

8′ x 10′ booth space

One 6′ draped table and 2 chairs

Lunch and refreshments for 2 reps

*Additional Representatives - $35

No more than three allowed in one booth.

Four or more requires an additional booth.

Click here to register!

Registration deadline: February 14th, 2020 – or until all spaces are filled.

Not Just a Career Fair: Introducing Industry Panels

Career Premiere strives to be a forum in which employers can meet tomorrow’s leaders and exchange ideas. In addition to traditional career fair booths, employers can join an industry panel. There are six 30-minute panels offered at Career Premiere 2020, each dedicated to a specific industry. Panels begin at 11:30 AM and run until 2:30 PM. Space is limited to three employers per panel, please indicate your interest immediately by sending an additional e-mail to the contact individual listed below:

Science, Technology, Engineering & Math (STEM)Ammad Sheikh, Virginia Military Institute
Accounting/FinanceKaren Cardozo, Hollins University
Human ServicesLeslie Holden, Ferrum College
HealthcareRhonda Perdue, Virginia Western Community College
Additional Business, Marketing & CommunicationsSherry Talbott, Bridgewater College
Got Talent? Will Train (All industries/areas/majors)Beverly Reid, University of Lynchburg

Inclement Weather Policy: Should a weather emergency be occurring or imminent, Career Premiere staff may come to a decision to cancel this event. If the event is cancelled, the Career Premiere website will be updated with the news. Employer registration fees will be refunded if the event is cancelled due to a weather emergency, however Career Premiere cannot be held responsible for any other expenses, including cancellation or change charges assessed by airlines, hotels, travel agencies, or other organizations.

Cancellation Policy: Full registration fees will be refunded for cancellations before or on Friday, February 14th. Cancellations occurring after February 14th will result in a partial refund (less costs incurred). Please see above for cancellations occurring as a result of inclement weather.

For more information please contact Christine Harriger.