Career EXPO

Students, reach for your dream. Companies, reach out to our talent.

Each year approximately 1500 students study for the business or economics degree at Sonoma State. Many students come from Northern California counties where they may seek employment upon graduation.  Others will interview locally but return to their communities to work at branches of state-wide or national companies.

The Career and Internship Expo, sponsored jointly by SSU School of Business and Economics and Santa Rosa Chamber of Commerce, is a prime venue for employers and internship sponsors to interact directly with these highly competitive students.

When: November 4, 2015
Time: 5:00-7:00 PM
Place: SSU Student Center - Ballroom A


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Students do not need to register for the Career and Internship EXPO!  



Check out the official 2015 Career and Internship EXPO brochure for additional information on sponsoring or attending this year's EXPO!

Look who attended the 2014 Expo:

Aerotek is an employment agency providing technical, professional and industrial recruiting and staffing services. Looking for all business concentrations for part-time and full time positions in all industries. 

American Ag Credit:
American AgCredit specializes in providing financial services to agricultural and rural customers throughout California, Colorado, New Mexico, Nevada, Kansas and Oklahoma, as well as to capital markets customers in more than 30 states across the nation.

Amy's Kitchen:
Amy's Kitchen is a family owned business that provides great service and fresh healthy food to customers. They're expanding! Looking for all business concentrations.

AT&T is an American multinational telecommunications corporationand is the second largest provider of mobile telephone and the largest provider of fixed telephone in the United States.

Bolt Staffing Service:
Bolt is a locally-owned and family-operated staffing company. Looking for all business concentrations for part-time and full-time positions in all industries.

Capital Lumber: (Gold Level Sponsor)
Capital Lumber is an independently owned corporation with operations throughout the Western United States. They are a distributor of special building materials, recognized for their customer service. Looking for all business concentrations and often have marketing and sales positions.

Consolidated Electrical Distributors: (Silver Level Sponsor)
Consolidated Electrical Distributors (CED) is a nationwide industry-leading distributor of electrical equipment distributors, with more than 500 locations in 45 states. Looking for all business concentrations and have an excellent management trainee program.

County of Sonoma:
The County of Sonoma is the region's largest employer, delivering the highest quality service to the local community. Looking for all business concentrations.

Digital Intelligence Systems, LLC (DISYS) is a global managed staffing and services company.

Enterprise Rent-a-Car: (Gold Level Sponsor)
Enterprise Rent-a-Car is the largest rental car company in North America. Looking for all business concentrations.

Exchange Bank: (Silver Level Sponsor)
Locally owned and managed since 1890. Looking for management and finance concentrations.

E & J Gallo:
E & J Gallo Winery is a winery and distributor headquartered in Modesto, California. It was founded in 1933 by Ernest Gallo and Julio Gallo, and is the largest exporter of California wines.

Fetzer Winery:
Fetzer Winery was founded in 1968 in Mendocino County and is a leader if sustainable growing and Earth-friendly practices.

First American Home Buyers Protection:
First American Home Buyers Protection is a member of First American Financial Corporation family of Companies. For over 25 years, First American Home Buyers Protection has been one of the largest and most successful home warranty companies in the nation.

GC Micro: (Gold Level Sponsor)
GC Micro is a computer hardware and software vendor. Looking for all business concentrations for inside sales positions (an excellent training ground for marketing).

G & J Seiberlich & Co LLP: (Silver Level Sponsor)
G & J Seiberlich & Co LLP is the oldest full-service CPA firm in the North Bay and the first to specialize in many of the industries that make the region unique.Today, the company is staffed with more than two-dozen employees, serving over 2,500 clients.

Hertz Corporation:
Hertz is an American car rental company with international locations in 145 countries worldwide.

HLC Incorporated:
HLC Inc. was founded in 1876 as the Healdsburg Lumber Company. They continue to serve Northern California as a prominent source of building products and expertise.

Insight Global:
Insight Global is a privately held, technology staffing services firm, ranked from 2006 through 2011 among the five fastest growing IT staffing firms and named the fourth largest IT staffing firm in America in 2014.

Intelisys offers business telecom solutions. Looking for all business concentrations. Partner Support Representative, Commission Inquiry and Retention Supervisor, Supplier Manager, Commissions Accountant, and Project Manager positions are available.

Jackson Family Wines:
Jackson Family Wines is a local family owned winery. Looking for wine business, marketing, accounting, and finance concentrations.

Kaiser-Permanente: (Silver Level Sponsor)
Kaiser Permanente is a leading HMO with a philosophy centered on keeping its members healthy, not just treating them when they are ill. Looking for all business concentrations with jobs available locally or at corporate (check out corporate internships online).

Keysight Technologies:
Keysight Technologies Inc. is the world's leading electronic measurement company, transforming today's measurement experience through innovation in wireless, modular, and software solutions. With its HP and Agilent legacy, Keysight delivers solutions in wireless communications, aerospace and defense and semiconductor markets with world-class platforms, software and consistent measurement science. The company's 9,500 employees serve customers in more than 100 countries.

Kohl's Department Store:
Kohl's is one of the leading value-oriented, family-focused, specialty department stores. Looking for all business concentrations and have an excellent management trainee program.

LaTortilla Factory:
One of the best places to work in the North Bay. They're expanding! Looking for all business concentrations.

MRC Smart Technologies:
MRC is the area's largest technology and services company specializing in workflow solutions and office systems.

Nelson Staffing:
Nelson Staffing is a talent acquisition company for temporary, temp-to-hire, and full-time positions in all industries. Looking for all business concentrations.

Northwestern Mutual:
Northwestern offers financial services including life insurance, long-term insurance, disability insurance, annuities, mutual funds, and employee benefit services. Looking for finance, management, and marketing concentrations, as well as economics majors. They offer sales positions and a strong training program.

Pacific Southwest Container:
Pacific Southwest Container is one of the West Coast's largest packaging companies offering comprehensive services from planning and design, to manufacturing and delivery in house.

Redwood Credit Union:
Redwood Credit Union is a not-for-profit financial cooperative started in 1950 with over 237,000 members in Northern California. They provide a full range of financial services for personal or business use, including checking, savings, loans, credit cards, investments, insurance and auto purchasing/brokerage.

Robert Half:
Robert Half is a staffing agency that specializes in finance and accounting positions for professionals with deep work experience. Looking for all business concentrations.

Ross Stores:
Ross Stores, Inc was founded in 1950 is the third largest off-price retailer in the United States. They have 1,173 locations in 33 different states.

Sherwin-Williams Company:
The Sherwin-Williams Company is a Fortune 500 company that engages in the manufacture, distribution, and sale of paints, coatings, and related products to professional, industrial, commercial, and retail customers primarily in North and South America.

Southern Wine and Spirits: (Gold Level Sponsor)
Southern Wine and Spirits is a nationally recognized wine and spirits distributor that operates in 35 states throughout the United States. They've recently hired two economics graduates as analysts and are looking for all business concentrations. They are seeking a Chain Territory Manager and summer interns for the Union City location who will learn about the functions of SWS distribution business.

Star Staffing: (Silver Level Sponsor)
Star Staffing is a staffing agency providing service to six North Bay counties. They have part-time and full-time positions available. Looking for all business concentrations.

State Farm Insurance:
State Farm is an insurance agency with more than 65,000 employees to service 81 million policies and accounts throughout the U.S. and Canada.

State of California Board of Equalization:
The Board of Equalization collects California state sales and use tax, as well as fuel, alcohol, and tobacco taxes and fees that provide revenue for cities, counties and state government. Looking for accounting and finance concentrations as well as economics majors. Tax Representative and Tax Audit positions are available.

Target is a discount retailer known for its commitment to high quality merchandise at great prices. Looking for all business concentrations and offer an excellent management trainee program.

Trinchero Family Estates:
Trinchero started as a small winery in 1948 and has grown to represent over 27 wine and spirit brands in the United States including Sutter Home, Napa Cellars, Tres Agaves, and Menage A Trois.

Wells Fargo:
Wells Fargo is a multinational diversified financial services company with operations around the world. Ask about entry level positions and career paths. Looking for all business concentrations.

Wine Warehouse:
Wine Warehouse was founded in 1973 by brothers Bob and Jim Myerson who wanted to share their enthusiasm for premium quality wine with the wine trade in Southern California.  Today, the company is one of the largest distributors of alcoholic beverages in the United States with branches in Northern and Southern California.

Ygrene Energy Fund:
Ygrene Energy Fund is a breakthrough financial mechanism that funds energy efficiency and renewable energy projects for residential, commercial and industrial properties across the country. The program generates large-scale economic benefits and substantial job creation for municipalities while allowing property owners to fund green retrofits without a sizeable capital commitment.

Young's Market Company: (Gold Level Sponsor)
Young's Market Company is the fourth largest wine and spirits distributor in the United States. is a full-service Internet provider, dedicated to delivering fast, reliable and inexpensive connectivity while providing award-winning technical support.

Stark Wine Company:
Established in 2003, Stark Wine Company produces small-lot, Rhône & Mediterranean-inspired wines in the heart of downtown Healdsburg.

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