CHALMETTE, L.A.—The St. Bernard Chamber of Commerce with St. Bernard Parish Government
& Tri-Parish Works are pleased to announce the annual Spotlight St. Bernard: Business Expo &
Job Fair on Tuesday, April 26th, 2022 from 4 PM- 6:30 PM at Val Riess Gym in Chalmette, LA.
“We are excited at the response we have received from employers who want to participate in
our business expo and job fair. This opportunity connects our community’s talented workers
with great employers looking to hire. This event provides a great opportunity to connect face-to-
face with employers, network, get industry exposure and it is also a wonderful event to help
increase your business exposure.” said Mindy Nunez Airhart, the Chairwoman for Spotlight St.
This years event will offer local businesses & job seekers the opportunity to see what St.
Bernard has to offer to both companies & employees. Representatives from a wide range of
industries, including shipping, food service, refineries & more will be present. Attendees will be
able to network with employers, establish professional relationships and discuss career
opportunities. It’s strongly recommended attendees bring their resume and business cards.
There will also be a raffle for a 65” flat screen TV. The business expo and job fair is open to the
ABOUT THE ST. BERNARD CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: The St. Bernard Chamber of Commerce is
a 501(c)(6) non-profit organization of businesses seeking to further their collective interests
while advancing their community. Our mission is driven by the programs, events, and initiatives
we provide to the community. With a network of over 225 members representing over 2,000
employees, the St. Bernard Chamber is a driving force in the St. Bernard business community.
Through annual programming, the Chamber provides ongoing opportunities to St. Bernard and
the surrounding region to network, advocate on behalf of business, and develop professional
and leadership skillsets that enhance our local business environment. The Chamber’s work is
made possible through our 2022 Annual Sponsors: Chalmette Refining, The Meraux Foundation,
the Port of New Orleans, the St. Bernard Economic Development Foundation, the St. Bernard
Parish Government, and Valero at the Parish Pillar level; The Ranch at the Commerce Partner
level; Associated Terminals, Silver Slipper Casino & Hotel, Gulf Coast Bank & Trust Company,
Complete Logistical Services and Clements Insurance at the Business Advocate level; Amanda
Miller Realty, Atmos Energy, Domino Sugar, Ordes Electric, Rain CII, EMR Metal Recycling,
Fredrick J. Sigur Investment Company and Tim Doody at the Chamber Supporter level.