BookIt Holds Job Fair

PANAMA CITY BEACH - A local travel agency in Bay County is continuing its hiring process this weekend. opened its doors to the public Saturday and hosted the second stage of their job fair that started last Saturday. Dozens showed up earlier to apply for a sales representative position.

All applicants go through a testing process and then an interview process.

"This is a fantastic thing for Bay County. We are trying to increase our sales team by 25%. This is a good time to hire for this year. We are looking to fill positions for this year. Online travel is always on the rise and the weather helps a lot," said Elie Dakwar, Contact Center Director.

They are looking to fill about 15 positions. has about 400 employees in Bay County