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2014 Trade Show Educational Seminars and Workshops

Various presenters will be presenting daily workshops on topics that effect the industry on a daily basis.  These workshops are available to all attendees at the IISF Super Trade Show & Extravaganza.  The workshops will include audio/video presentations, handouts as well as round table discussions of some of the challenges affecting every aspect of the carnival business.

All seminars are located in the Carousel Pavilion.

Tuesday, February 4, 2014

  • 1:00pm - 2:00 pm
    Eyerly Manufacturing

    Round table discussion / open forum

    Speaker: Guy Sherbourne

  • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    Eli Bridge Manufacturing

    Round table discussion / open forum

    Speaker: Patty Sullivan

Wednesday, February 5, 2014

  • 11:00 am - 12 noon
    Eli Bridge Manufacturing

    Round table discussion / open forum

    Speaker: Patty Sullivan

  • 1:00pm - 2:00 pm
    Eyerly Manufacturing

    Round table discussion / open forum

    Speaker: Guy Sherbourne

  • 12 noon - 3:00 pm
    Do you really understand what you are signing when you become an H-2B stakeholder?

    Step by Step Explanation of the H-2B Program, covering the topics of before filing, recruitment, filing, and what to do after your workers arrive.

    click here for more info

    Presented by JKJ Workforce Agency and the Small Business Workforce Alliance

Friday, February 7, 2014

  • 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
    Do you really understand what you are signing when you become an H-2B stakeholder?

    Step by Step Explanation of the H-2B Program, covering the topics of before filing, recruitment, filing, and what to do after your workers arrive.

    click here for more info

    Presented by JKJ Workforce Agency and the Small Business Workforce Alliance

  • Become Certified in the ServSafe Program during the Gibtown Trade Show
    10:30 am - 3:30 pm

    $130.00 Per Person (must pre-register)
    Class Includes Class Materials, Study Guides and Test
    Limited to 30 Participants
     
    YOU MUST PRE-REGISTER! Please contact:
    Kenny Smith at 740-459-9045
    kenny@rockengraphics.com

Saturday, February 8, 2014

  • Industrial Truck / Forklift Training
    1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
    DVD Preview and Manual Review
    2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
    On-Site Outdoor Training
    $40.00 Per Person
    Class Includes Handbook, Certificate & Permit Card
    Sign-Up Sheet Posted in Trade Show Office
    Limited to 25 Participants
     
    Sponsored by The Lundy Group
     

Additional Seminars: 
To be announced....


Additional Information on JKJ Workforce and the Small Business Workforce Alliance Workshops

JKJ Workforce Agency and the Small Business Workforce will be conducting two Educational and Empowerment Seminars here in Gibtown during our Super Trade Show & Extravaganza

FIRST HOUR: What's Happening with Foreign Labor in 2014

SECOND HOUR: Are YOU in Compliance with H-2B Regulations? Discussion of audits and recordkeeping.

THIRD HOUR: Questions, Answers, Workshops.

Moderated by James Judkins, President of JKJ Workforce Agency, Inc. And the Small Business Workforce Alliance.

Presentations by:
John Meredith, President of Meredith Advocacy Group
Joe A. Nichols, Attorney, The Law Office of Joe A. Nichols, PA
James K. Judkins, President of JKJ Workforce Agency, Inc.

Workshops with:
Cathy Mize, Agency Rep. - Cell: 580-317-4158
Theresa Harrison, Agency Rep. - Cell: 956-564-0207
James K. Judkins, President - Cell: 510-815-6936
John Meredith, MAG - Cell: 202-629-9050

Make sure you bring your questions, a few copies of your employee files, and any paperwork that needs to be completed with you. We are there to work with you in person, to answer your questions and concerns, to enlighten and empower you!

John Meredith, who represents the Outdoor Amusement /industry in Washington DC, a lobbyist for the OABA and for the SBWA will also be available to discuss how each company can best build its individual political power while helping the industry achieve its public policy goals. John Meredith ~ Cell Phone: 202-629-9050.

Joe A. Nichols, a graduate of Thurgood Marshall School of Law and practicing Law since 1991 specializing in Immigration and Nationality Law, with extensive experience in H2B's and Audit procedures.

To make an appointment with any or all of us, please email your interest, time frame you would like to meet, and contact information.

If you are not a client, if you are interested in the H-2B foreign labor program, and want to work the Industry's Foreign Labor Facilitator with more than 30 years of hands on experience, contact JKJ Workforce Agency today!

If you are a supplier to the Mobile Entertainment Industry and want to learn more about how Foreign Labor is an integral part of our industry and how your company and association can support and enhance our efforts to protect the industry, please email and set up an appointment to meet with us.

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