to r. Union County Freeholder Sergio Granados, liaison to the Workforce Investment Board, Union County Freeholder Chairman Mohamed S. Jalloh, also a liaison to the Workforce Investment Board, join with Whole Foods Market executives, Rahana Gittens, Executive Director of Team Member Services for Whole Foods Market, and Scott Skonieczny, Associate Director, Team Member Services, Whole Foods Market, in welcoming a group of applicants for the new Whole Foods Market scheduled to open in Clark later this Summer.
The photo was taken at Union County’s Workforce Innovation Center at the Jersey Gardens Mall in Elizabeth. The Workforce Innovation Center is funded in part through the County of Union.
As part of his initiatives for 2015, Chairman Jalloh announced an expansion of the Workforce Innovation Center to provide jobs and placements, programs assisting entrepreneurs, small business owners and more. Whole Foods has committed to hiring for 150-200 positions at its store in Clark, and other regional markets it has.
(Photo by James Lowney, Office of Public Information)