HAUPPAUGE, N.Y., June 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- What does it take for young entrepreneurs entering the workforce to succeed in business today? HIA-LI, one of the recognized voices for business on Long Island, will host the Young Professionals Executive Breakfast and Workforce Development Conference which is the perfect place to network and learn ways to achieve career goals. A featured panel will provide advice, discussing and identifying current issues affecting those entering the workforce and/or building their business networks. The panelists will guide young professionals on the best and most current strategies and opportunities for gaining successful employment. The Executive Breakfast will celebrate and recognize Long Island High School students receiving HIA-LI Scholarship Awards. This year's event will be held on Tuesday, June 20, 2017 from 8:00 AM -10:00 AM followed by a Job Fair from 10:15 AM – 1:30 PM at St. Joseph's College, 155 W. Roe Boulevard, Patchogue, NY. Registration and additional information can be found at https://www.hia-li.org/events/hia-li-young-entrepreneursscholarship-awards-luncheon and for the job fair, https://www.hia-li.org/events/hia-li-workforce-development-conference.
"We like to present the HIA-LI Scholarship Awards during our Young Professionals Executive Breakfast as an important way to acknowledge the accomplishments of our local students as well as introduce them to a professional panel with an educational discussion to engage and inspire those entering the workforce," says Terri Alessi-Miceli, President of HIA-LI. "The breakfast will be immediately followed by the Job Fair, which is free to attend. All Long Island business leaders are encouraged to join us and support our future executives."
The panel will be Moderated by Robert R. Dooley, ESQ, Attorney McGiff Halverson, LLP and the panelists include:
- Ali Nazir, Chief of Staff, Suffolk County Comptroller, Leslie Kennedy
- Julie Allegretti, Dynamic Operations Coordinator, Center for Biotechnology
- Aoifa O'Donnell, CEO, National EAP, Inc.
Event Sponsors: All Island Media; Campolo, Middleton & McCormick, LLP; Citrin Cooperman; People's Alliance Federal Credit Union; Sign A Rama of Hauppauge; St. Joseph's College; The Garage Eatery.
HIA-LI helps Long Island businesses prosper. For over 30 years, we have been one of the recognized voices for business on Long Island and a powerful force and economic engine for regional development. We provide a forum for business leaders to network, problem solve and obtain advice on critical issues facing their businesses. Our member companies represent tens of thousands of business professionals. We're headquartered in and support one of the largest industrial parks in the United States. HIA-LI programs and events promote strategic partnerships, targeted networking, and information sharing and business advocacy. Members benefit from our committees, educational programs, career resources, research capabilities, mentoring opportunities and business advisory services. For more information, visit http://www.HIA-LI.org or call 631-543-5355.
Terri Alessi-Miceli, 631-543-5355, firstname.lastname@example.org
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