OTC Center for Workforce Development to host Small Business Subcontractor Networking Event

OTC Center for Workforce Development to host Small Business Subcontractor Networking Event

Thursday, June 16, 2011

Media Contact

Mark Miller
College Director of Communication 417.447.2655 millerm@otc.edu
Laura French
Coordinator of Public Information 417.447.2659 frenchl@otc.edu

Ozarks Technical Community College, Missouri Southern State University's Heartland Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC), and Mortenson Construction will hold a contractor networking event designed to inform the small business community of opportunities for upcoming work at Fort Leonard Wood.  The event will be held on Thursday, June 23, 3-5 p.m., at Ozarks Technical Community College, 1001 East Chestnut Expressway, in the Information Commons West, Room 108C.

Any individuals or organizations who are interested in attending the networking event are asked to contact Brenda Furst at brenda.furst@mortenson.com with any questions and to request an RSVP form.   The RSVP form should be returned to Furst via email, or by fax at (763) 287-5370.

Staffed by experienced trainers and consultants, Ozarks Technical Community College’s Center for Workforce Development offers customized training designed to develop businesses and enhance the local workforce.  The Center provides a variety of training options, including courses in lean manufacturing, management development, and quality and process improvement, as well as computer and technical workshops.  In addition, the Center operates the Transport Training Institute and is an authorized OSHA Training Institute provider.  For more information on these and other training opportunities available through the Center for Workforce Development, visit www.otc.edu/workforce.