Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center to host a job fair for hospitality industry – Aug. 17

July 7, 2021

The Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center will host a job fair for the hospitality industry in August. Welcome Workers: Columbia Area Hospitality Industry Job Fair will be held on Tuesday, Aug. 17, from 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. at the Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center.

“The Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center is hosting this job fair to match Columbia area hospitality partners with job seekers in hopes of helping our hotel, restaurant and attractions partners and job seekers find opportunities in the hospitality industry,” said Cheryl Swanson, CMCC vice president and general manager.

The job fair is free for job seekers to attend and will include positions from all facets of the hospitality industry, from managerial to entry level positions.

Hospitality businesses are invited to register to be a vendor at, or call 803-545-0181.


About the Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center

Centrally located in South Carolina’s historic capital city, the Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center (CMCC) is South Carolina’s only downtown convention center and is in the middle of a vibrant, urban scene with dynamite eats, world-class attractions, breweries and a never-ending roster of festivals and live music. Built in 2004, CMCC is a 142,500 square foot facility that includes a 16,700 square foot ballroom, 18,560 square feet of meeting space that can be broken into up to 19 different spaces, and a 23,700 square foot column-less exhibit hall. For more information, please visit