For Immediate Release
September 18, 2017
Contact: Nicole Singletary
Miami Lakes, FL -The Town of Miami Lakes, and its Economic Development Committee (EDC) focus on not only promoting economic development in Miami Lakes by attracting new business, but also ensuring that our current businesses and professionals remain pleased with the Town’s services. Please see below several opportunities to market your business and get involved:
Business After Hours Networking Mixer
FREE Business Networking Mixer on Thursday, September 21st from 5:30 PM to 7 PM at Anthony’s Coal Fired Pizza, located at 15492 NW 77th Court in the Royal Oaks Shopping Plaza. Our last two events drew more than 50 attendees from local area businesses. Join this dynamic group of professionals and build your network. If you are a local restaurant and interested in participating, please let us know. Support your community’s workforce and market your establishment!
Youth Employment Initiative: Student Job Fair
The Town of Miami Lakes, in partnership with its Youth Activities Task Force and Economic Development Committee will host the annual Winter Student Job Fair for high school and college students on Saturday, October 7th from 10:00am to 12:00pm at the Mary Collins Community Center located at 15151 NW 82nd Ave, Miami Lakes. Our previous student job fairs have been extremely successful with over 30 local participating businesses, and over 100 students in attendance- many of which were hired. The Town encourages the entire local business community to participate in this dynamic event. Don’t miss this FREE opportunity to meet potential interns and/or future employees! Space is limited and registration is required. Employers who are interested in participating must submit the registration form by Friday, September 22nd. Click here for the registration form. To register or for more information, please contact Ashley Shepple, Community Engagement and Outreach Specialist, at firstname.lastname@example.org
Nominate a Small Business TODAY for the 2017 “Best of Miami Lakes” Awards
As part of Small Business Saturday, the Town of Miami Lakes and its Economic Development Committee encourage all residents to show their support for our local business community by nominating your favorite small business for the inaugural “Best of Miami Lakes” awards.
Nominations are due by Friday, September 22nd. The nominated businesses will be entered into a survey for the community to select the "Best of Miami Lakes" small business winner in each category. Click here for the nomination form (also attached).
To take advantage of the opportunities listed above or if you would like any additional information about the many services offered to our local businesses, please visit www.miamilakes-fl.gov/edc or contact Nicole Singletary at (305) 364-6100 or email@example.com