October 19, 2004

Free workforce career fair set for October 26

Providence, RI -- A free Workforce Career Fair will be held on Tuesday, October 26th, from 12 noon to 5 p.m., at the Rhode Island Convention Center, Downtown Providence. The event is sponsored by The Providence Journal. More than 19 companies will be on hand seeking applicants in a wide range of positions.

There'll be a free resume critique service by professionals from Rhode Island's colleges and universities and the Rhode Island Department of Labor. Part of the free resume service includes resume distribution to all participating companies.

The Clothing Collaborative also will be on hand to conduct a free "Dress To Get The Job" seminar at 1:30 p.m.

About the Providence Journal
The Providence Journal is part of Belo Corp., one of the nation's largest media companies with a diversified group of market-leading television, newspaper, cable and interactive media assets. A Fortune 1000 company with approximately 7,900 employees and $1.4 billion in annual revenues, Belo operates media franchises in some of America's most dynamic markets and regions, including Texas, the Northwest, the Southwest, Rhode Island, and the Mid-Atlantic. Belo owns 19 television stations (six in the top 15 markets); owns or operates seven cable news channels; and manages one television station through a local marketing agreement. Belo's daily newspapers include The Dallas Morning News, The Providence Journal, The Press-Enterprise (Riverside, Calif.) and the Denton Record-Chronicle (Denton, Texas). Belo operates more than 30 Web sites, several interactive alliances, and a broad range of Internet-based products. Additional information, including earnings releases and corporate communications, is available online at www.belo.com. For more information, please contact: Barbara Nauman, Director of Promotion, 401-277-7623.