Live GP

Go Get Your Talent.

Live Greater Peoria is a collaborative initiative dedicated to helping local companies recruit top talent to our region. Resources for recruiters include marketing materials, virtual job fairs, alumni targeted campaigns, and much more!

Any employer is welcome to use most of our Live GP tools. There are a few tools available exclusively to our Greater Peoria EDC Investors. ┬áDon’t know if your employer is on board? No problem, just take a look at our GPEDC Investor list. If you aren’t on it and would like to be, here is the information on how to join our tribe!

Live Greater Peoria Resources and Tools
Add this website url to your job postings, send it to potential prospects and watch your talent pool grow.

Live GP Booklets
These full color printed guides tucked inside a colorful folder are the perfect handout for anyone coming for an interview. This item is available to GPEDC Investors only.

Concierge Service
Contact our Director of Workforce Solutions to get assistance with a community tour or accommodate a candidate’s special needs or requests. This service is available to GPEDC Investors only.

Significant Others
We know a candidate is often in need of assistance with finding a great opportunity for a spouse or significant other. We can help! We leverage our extensive employer network to help your significant other identify a great opportunity. This service is available to GPEDC Investors only.

Live GP Swag Bags
Live GP bags filled with local coupons and fun promotional items from local businesses will be a big hit with your new hire. This item is available to GPEDC Investors only.

First Friend
Put your best foot forward by linking your new hire with a local “First Friend.” These carefully selected individuals will help make someone new to our region feel…well…welcome!

Live GP News
Sign up to receive our monthly newsletter, designed to support the needs of regional recruiters.

Talent Connection
Sign up to receive this bi-weekly e-publication to see recommended resumes. If you have a “significant other” in need of an opportunity, we can share their information in this publication through this recruiter network.

Recruiter Meetup
Live GP hosts a quarterly gathering for regional recruiters. Everyone is welcome! These events include a short training session and time to network and share ideas. Look for dates, times, and registration information in the Live GP News.

Virtual Job Fairs
Live GP hosts at least one virtual job fair each year. These fairs target Greater Peoria Alumni.

Alumni Holiday Events
Live GP hosts this special event the Wednesday before Thanksgiving when GP Alumni are back in town. It is a great way for recruiters to connect to talented individuals who grew up in the region and are considering a move back home. This event is open to GPEDC Investors only.

Live GP Partners

CEO Council
Greater Peoria EDC
Peoria Area Convention & Visitors’ Bureau
Peoria Magazines
PNC Bank

For More Information

For more information or to access any of our Live GP tools, please contact Brent Baker, our Director of Workforce Solutions, at