Career Connections

The Famously Hot Career and Talent Expo will be on April 11th at the Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center from 10am until 4pm. This a one of a kind collaboration between 10 colleges and universities that will strive to connect our graduates to employment in a way that has never been done before. If we can connect our graduates to opportunities in the region, then we will be able to improve our economy and Columbia can prosper.

If you are a current student, recent graduate or alumni of one of the following institutions or a member of COR then we encourage you to attend The Famously Hot Career and Talent Expo.

  • Allen University
  • Benedict College
  • Columbia College
  • Columbia International University
  • ECPI University
  • Midlands Technical College
  • Newberry College
  • South University
  • Southern Wesleyan University
  • University of South Carolina

If you are an employer and you have full-time or part-time jobs available now, are interested in hiring an intern or foresee available positions in the future you need to be at the Greater Columbia Famously Hot Career & Talent Expo. You can register at FAMOUSLYHOTCAREEREXPO.EVENTBRITE.COM.

Participating Employers are

  • Accountemps
  • Aflac
  • AGFirst Farm Credit Bank
  • Altria
  • American Diabetes Association
  • American Heart Association
  • Anderson Automotive Group
  • AT&T
  • Avon
  • Bankers Life and Casualty
  • BB&T
  • Blackbaud
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of South Carolina
  • Cellular Sales
  • Cintas
  • City Year
  • Columbia International University
  • Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center
  • Comfort Services
  • Constantia Flexibles
  • Dr. Energy Saver
  • Doty Scientific
  • Enterprise Rent-A-Car
  • First Citizen’s Bank
  • G&P Trucking
  • Goddard School
  • Hometown Columbia
  • Hospitality America/ Hilton Columbia Center Hotel
  • iT-oLogy
  • Job Shop, Inc.
  • Kroger
  • Lang-Mekra NA/Mekra Tool
  • Lexington Medical Center
  • Lexington Police Department
  • Marines for Life
  • McDonnell Lawfirm
  • Midlands Authority for Conventions, Sports and Tourism
  • Midlands Technical College
  • New York Life
  • Orangeburg Consolidated School District 4
  • Palmetto Health
  • Pediatria Health Care for Kids
  • Pure Power Technologies
  • Primerica
  • Providence Hospitals
  • RBC Bearings
  • Recruiting Solutions
  • Regional Medical Center - Orangeburg
  • Remedy Staffing
  • Richland County Government
  • Richland School District One
  • Ricoh USA
  • Ritedose Corporation
  • SCANA
  • Self Regional Healthcare
  • Shealy Electrical
  • South Carolina Bank & Trust
  • South Carolina Department of Health and Human Services
  • South Carolina Early Autism Project
  • South Carolina Youth Advocate Program
  • SouthEastern Freight Lines
  • South University
  • Spherion Staffing
  • Staples Shared Service Center
  • Still Hopes Episcopal Retirement Community
  • The State
  • The Sun News
  • Thompson Construction Group
  • Thomas & Howard Co.
  • Total Quality Logistics
  • U.S Army
  • Verizon Wireless
  • Vision Property Management
  • Waffle House
  • Wal-Mart
  • Website Pipeline
  • Wells Fargo and Company
  • William Barnet and Son, LLC
  • WIS10
  • WLTX
  • WNS Global Services, Inc.
  • Woodmen of the World Life Insurance
  • Zoe’s Kitchen