NORFOLK, Va (WVEC) -- More than 50 employers are expected to attend a job fair event, hosted by The Norfolk Workforce Development Center, Thursday, October 20.

The event will be held at 201 E. Little Creek Rd., and will run from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m.

This job fair is free and open to the public. Attendees are expected to bring resumes and wear professional attire.

Over 50 employers have registered to attend the event. The companies represent fields such as, Business & Financial, Information Technology, Supportive Employment, Food Service/Retail, Healthcare/Human Services, Hospitality, Government/Public Safety, and Skilled Trades.

This job fair is sponsored by the Virginia Employment Commission, Opportunity Inc., and Aramark.

If you have any questions, please visit The City of Norfolk website at