LatPro Diversity Career Fair Returns to Atlanta on August 27

LatPro’s job fair for Hispanic and bilingual professionals will take place at the Holiday Inn Decatur Conference Plaza on Thursday August 27th from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

FT. LAUDERDALE, FL – July 28, 2009 – After three years and more than 20 Hispanic and Bilingual Career Fairs across the country, LatPro ( and the National Society for Hispanic Professionals ( return to Atlanta, the city where it all began. Hispanic and bilingual professionals in Metro Atlanta will want to update their resumes and mark their calendars for August 27th for the LatPro and National Society for Hispanic Professionals’ diversity career fair.

Designed for multicultural jobseekers, the event will provide a unique opportunity for diversity-conscious employers to meet with professional candidates who have keen language and multicultural skills.

“Our 2008 event in Atlanta exceeded our expectations once again,” said Ricardo Villalba, Events Manager for the career fair. “We are looking forward to returning to Atlanta to host our strongest event yet.”

Candidates attending the fair should come professionally dressed and bring at least 30 copies of their resume, as they will be meeting with representatives from prestigious employers including Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, Aflac, US Department of State, and Walmart.

Admission is free for all jobseekers. Professional dress is required. Jobseekers can pre-register at:

The remaining 2009 Career Fair schedule includes:
August 27 – Holiday Inn Decatur Conference Plaza, Atlanta, GA
September 24 - Trinity Center at Trinity College, Washington, D.C.
October 22 - Dallas Convention Center, Dallas, TX
November 5 - To be determined, Phoenix, AZ

For more details, exhibitor and sponsorship information, contact:
(954) 727-3863


Established in 1997, LatPro is the worldwide leader in online employment resources for Hispanic and bilingual professionals. With over 326,000 registered candidates and 95 of the Fortune 100 companies using its award-winning service, the site (available in English, Spanish and Portuguese) is the premier career destination for Latino and bilingual professionals throughout the U.S. and Latin America. LatPro also hosts a career focused social network where the company welcomes all career experts and job seekers.

LatPro, Inc. Contact:
Rob Steward

About The National Society for Hispanic Professionals

The National Society for Hispanic Professionals (NSHP), a non-profit organization with more than 20,000 registered members, works to empower Hispanic professionals with connections, networking and leadership opportunities, as well as information on education, scholarships, careers and entrepreneurship. NSHP seeks to ensure the inclusion of Hispanics in corporate America at a level commensurate with the representation of Hispanic Americans within our communities.

NSHP Contact:
Ricardo Villalba

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