Whether you're a job-seeker or an employer the 2018 Anchorage Daily News Fall Job Fair has something for you. Come with your resume ready to meet and network with industry professionals, or come scout for the newest member of your team.

Thank you to our sponsors, all of which will also be at the Job Fair, Denali Family Services, Weidner Apartment Homes, Alaska Army National Guard, Coastal Television Broadcasting, and Alaska Airlines.


For more information please call (907) 257-4283 or email jobfair@adn.com

Wednesday, September 26th, 10 A.M. - 4:30 P.M.
Alaska Airlines Center | 3350 Providence Drive, Anchorage


Alaska Career College

Time: 10:30am - 11:15am
Speaker: Chaz Alexander
Topic Title: You're Hired!
Blurb: Learn how to write an outstanding cover letter and resume that will launch you to the top of the candidate pool. You will also learn valuable interview techniques and the insight as to what the hiring manager is looking for in their prospective new hire. Alaska Career College Director of Career Services, Chaz Alexander.

Alaska Tracy

Time: 11:30am - 12:15pm
Speaker: Tracy Roesch Williams
Topic Title: How to Vision Map your Career Path
Blurb: Tracy Roesch Williams aka Alaska Tracy’s, primary purpose is to serve others, and she chooses to do so through Vision Boarding. Through a unique method, Alaska Tracy can help you bring your wildest dreams to life … finally! Tracy’s career is structured solely around guiding people, businesses, and organizations to achieve greatness. Allow Alaska Tracy to share her success strategies with you via her unique Vision Board technique. Grab your tablet or notebook and pen and be prepared for an action-packed session of strategies with instructions to landing your dream job!

United Way

Time: 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Speaker: Jane Straight
Topic Title: Getting Health Insurance Coverage While Unemployed or When Your Job Does Not Offer Benefits
Blurb: Feeling limited to jobs that offer healthcare coverage? Wondering what to do when you land a job that does not have benefits? United Way will be providing helpful tips for navigating the complexities of acquiring healthcare coverage when you do not have an employer, or when the company you work for does not have a healthcare program in place. Learn about your options from a federally certified health insurance Navigator.

Alaska Executive Search

Time: 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Speaker: Paula Bradison
Topic Title: Next Generations of Managers!
Blurb: Paula Bradison introduces management vs leadership and the importance of both. Figure out what your value-add is and what differentiates you from other applicants on the job market, learn how to avoid certain resume errors to enable new job opportunities and figure out the appropriate time to address salary expectations and benefits with possible employers.



Spring 2018 Vendors

Air Force Reserve

Alaska Airlines Center

Alaska Air National Guard

Alaska Army National Guard

Alaska Executive Search

Alaska Heart & Vascular Institute

Alaska Railroad

Alaska State Troopers

Alaska Marine Highway

Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium

Alaska USA Federal Credit Union

Anchorage Marriott Downtown

Anchorage School District

Army & Airforce Exchange Service

Camp Fire Alaska

Charter College

Coastal Television Broadcasting


Denali Family Services

Department of Veterans Affairs

First National Bank

Hearts and Hands of Care

Hope Community Resources

K & L Distributors

Matanuska Telephone Association

NAF JBER Air Force Base

New York Life

Northrim Bank

Office Depot and OfficeMax

Opti Staffing Group

Petro Star, Inc.


Public Employee Local 71


Signal 88 Security

Southcentral Foundation

State of Alaska - Division of Personnel and Labor Relations

Subway of Alaska

TDL Staffing

The Alaska Center

Transportation Security Administration (TSA)

United States Postal Service

United Way

University of Alaska Anchorage

United States Army Active Duty & Army Reserve

United States Navy Recruiting


Weidner Apartment Homes