On Saturday March 24, 2012 NOVA’s Workforce Development Division was a Gold Sponsor of the 8th Annual Fairfax Mega Job Fair and Entrepreneurship Expo. This year more than 100 employers and resource partners participated. The event attracted more than 2,500 individuals and hundreds of applicants were recruited for possible employment. Hundreds of people visited the Workforce Development Division booth expressing interest in NOVA. The Workforce Development Division participates in this event annually as a way to demonstrate its support for economic development and growth within Fairfax County.