Career Fair

11th Annual Homecoming Career Fair  |  January 18, 2017 

11 a.m. - 4 p.m.


Davis Event Center, WNC Agricultural Center, Airport Road, Fletcher, Enter through Gate 5


Employer Registration - click here

Career Seekers - no registration required

The Economic Development Coalition and the Asheville Area Chamber of Commerce partner annually with numerous workforce and industry allies to promote career opportunities in advanced manufacturing, technology, health care, tourism and other growth industries in Western North Carolina. Residents, students, graduates and former residents are encouraged to attend this one-stop opportunity to meet directly with representatives from companies that will be hiring in 2017 or organizations promoting awareness to potential future employees.

Seminars at the Career Fair presented by AARP North Carolina  - more details coming soon.


  • Each 10x10 booth includes: pipe/drape, one six-foot table, two chairs, two box lunches and access to the employers lounge.
  • $175 per booth Chamber Member | $200 per booth for Non-Members. 
  • $25 for electricity.
  • $10 for additional box lunches.  Two box lunches included in your booth registration.

Career Seekers:

  • Mobile map of employers who will be at the career fair - coming soon.
  • For assistance with your career search, contact your closest NC Workforce - Department of Commerce.
  • View "Tips for Career Seekers" (PDF)
  • Meet Career Seekers Who Have Been Hired - click here.
  • On the day of the career fair please enter the WNC Agricultural Center through Gate 5.
  • Seminars at the Career Fair presented by AARP North Carolina  - more info coming soon.
  • Questions? Contact Us.

Thank you to our Sponsors!

 Thank you to our  sponsors: Aeroflow Healthcare, AARP NC, Asheville Citizen-Times Publishing Company, Asheville Radio Group, Bojangles of WNC, LLC, Chick-Fil-A Merrimon Ave., Duke Energy Progress, First Bank, iHeart Radio, Printville and Western North Carolina School of Massage.