Following the Virtual Career Expo held in 2021, Penang is hosting a physical Career Expo after a two-year hiatus at St Giles Wembley on the 9th April 2022 from 10a.m to 5.00 p.m.Hotels, attractions, and other services related to tourism are among the exhibitors at the expo. To mention a few, The Light Hotel, The Ascott Limited, Hard Rock Hotel, Cititel, Penang, The Top Penang, The Habitat, Rapid Penang, and many more.
The purpose of the exhibition is to offer an open recruiting platform for industry professionals to explore, analyse, and engage with existing talent and potential new hires. Many high-value job possibilities in the tourism and hospitality industries may be established using this platform, particularly for Penang citizens.
Yeoh Soon Hin, Penang State Exco for Tourism and Creative Economy, stated that as the country’s borders reopen, significant workforce deficit emerged in every industry