MEDIA RELEASE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  
CONTACT: MILISSA REIERSON
November 8, 2004
(615) 741-2257 (O)
 
(615) 308-3705 (C)

ANDERSON COUNTY WORKFORCE EMPLOYER OUTREACH COMMITTEE TO MEET
TDLWD COMMISSIONER IS GUEST SPEAKER

NASHVILLE - The Anderson County Workforce Employer Outreach Committee (WEOC) will present "Safeguarding Tennessee's Workforce'' at a meeting Tuesday, November 16. Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development Commissioner James Neeley will discuss the effect of recent changes in the Workers' Compensation legislation and answer questions.

The meeting will be held at 2 p.m. in Pollard Auditorium at Oak Ridge Associated University, 130 Badger Avenue in Oak Ridge. There is no charge for the event. Please call 865-947-4050 or 865-483-9500 for reservations by Friday, November 12.

The committee is open to employers wishing to become involved. Some of the benefits of joining are the following: to have an opportunity to share ideas and concerns with the Department of Labor and Workforce Development; to enhance your company's awareness of employment issues and legislation that affects your business operation; to gain a better understanding of the many programs and services the department provides; and an opportunity to network with various divisions within the department and build a personal working relationship with an employer services specialist from the department.

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ANDREW JOHNSON TOWER, 8TH FLOOR
710 JAMES ROBERTSON PARKWAY
NASHVILLE, TN 37243
615.741.2257