Media Advisory: Connect Ohio to Host Grand Opening of Digital Works Job Skills Training & Placement Center in Logan

Connect Ohio to Host Grand Opening of Digital Works Job Skills Training & Placement Center in Logan

LOGAN – Tuesday, August 13, Connect Ohio will hold the grand opening of its second Digital Works: Connecting People & Jobs location in Logan at 2:00 PM, at 80 E. Main Street, Logan, 43138. Digital Works Logan is part of Connect Ohio’s newest digital skills training program aimed at providing a link between twenty-first century workforce opportunities and community revitalization. The program provides mentoring and training to workers seeking employment and places them in quality teleworking jobs. The grand opening will provide remarks from dignitaries and program partners, as well as a tour of the center.

Featured Speakers:

  • Martin Irvine, Mayor of Logan
  • Clark Sheets, President of Hocking County Commissioners
  • OH Senator Troy Balderson
  • Jason Wilson, Director of Ohio Governor’s Office of Appalachia
  • Bill Rinehart, Executive Director of Hocking County Community Improvement Corporation
  • Larry Kiezle, President of Hocking County Community Improvement Corporation
  • Dave Davidson, Frontier Communications Senior Vice President

What: Connect Ohio’s Digital Works Logan Launch

When: Tuesday, August 13, 2013

Photo-op with speakers 1:45 PM EST

Remarks 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM EST

Refreshments, tours of Training Center 3:30 PM EST

Where: Digital Works Logan, 80 E. Main Street, Logan, OH 43138 

Contact: Lyndsey Kleven of Connect Ohio at (614) 313-6951 or [email protected].

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About Connect Ohio: Connect Ohio, a division of Connected Nation, is a leading technology organization committed to bringing affordable high-speed Internet and broadband-enabled resources to all Ohioans. Connect Ohio effectively raises the awareness of the value of broadband and works to improve technology access, adoption, and use through its programs. Connect Ohio is a nonprofit, technology-neutral public-private partnership. For more information about what Connect Ohio is doing to accelerate technology in Ohio’s communities, visit http://www.connectohio.org. Follow Connect Ohio on Facebook and Twitter.

Advisory: Digital Works Logan