Area business expo set for next week

If you’re looking for a new job, Austin has you covered.

Dozens of businesses will exhibit their services at the Austin Area Job and Business Expo from 2 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 22, at the Holiday Inn of Austin.

Individuals looking to get accommodations to attend should call 507-923-2824.

 —List of exhibitors:

AgVantage Software

Cedar Valley Services

Cedars of Austin

Development Corporation of Austin

Doherty Staffing Solutions

Home Healthcare Agency

Kaplan University

Kelly Services

Knutson Construction Services

Lutheran Social Services of MN


Mayo Clinic Health System

McNeilus Truck & Manufacturing

Minnesota Dept. of Human Services

Post Consumer Brands

Protein Sources

QPS Employment Group

Quality Pork Processors

Securitas Security Services



MN Dept of Labor

Bellisio Foods

Courtesy Corporation

Ellingson Companies


Field Crest Care Center

Gerard Academy

Good Samaritan Society

Hardee’s (Owatonna)


Jennie-O Turkey Store

Riverland Community College


The Affiliated Group

Thorne Crest Senior Living

Visiting Angels

MN WorkForce Center

Adult Basic Education

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