Photo and Caption

Premier's Office
Department of Labour and Workforce Development
Release Date:
Friday, 8 April 2016 - 10:30am

Approximately 40 agencies from several industries, including government entities and statutory bodies participated in the Rosewood Little Dix Bay Hotel job fair held on April 6 and 7.

The management and associates of Rosewood Little Dix Bay Hotel arranged the two-day job fair for the employees who will be affected when the hotel closes for renovations beginning May 1.

Government entities and statutory bodies at the fair included the Labour Department, the BVI Tourist Board and the BVI Electricity Corporation.

The employees were addressed by Junior Minister for Tourism, Honourable Archibald Christian, chairman of the multi-agency working group responsible for managing and mitigating the implications of the interim closure and renovations of Little Dix Bay on employees and the Territory. They were also addressed by Representative for the Ninth District, Dr. the Honourable Hubert O’Neal and Managing Director of Rosewood Little Dix Bay Hotel, Edward Lindsley.  (Photo Credit/Ronnielle Frazer)