RecruitMilitary to Present Civilian Jobs/Opportunities Expo for Veterans at Charlotte Motor Speedway on July 22
Charlotte, NC (PR Log) June 21, 2010 — RecruitMilitary, a military-to-civilian recruiting firm, will present a free civilian employment, entrepreneurship, and education Opportunity Expo for job seekers who have military backgrounds at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, North Carolina, on Thursday, July 22. The event will take place from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. in the Speedway Club. RecruitMilitary is inviting veterans who already have civilian work experience, men and women who are transitioning from active duty to civilian life, members of the National Guard and reserves, military spouses, and other military family members.
The company expects more than 25 employers, franchisors, and educational institutions to reserve exhibitor booths at the Expo. Already signed up are Action Coach, Aflac, American Eurocopter, LLC, the Army National Guard, Bank of America, Corinthian Colleges, Inc., CPI Security Systems, DeVry University, EDI, Gardner-Webb University, Limestone College, Nalco Energy Services—Downstream, North Carolina State Parole Commissions, Northrop Grumman, Snap-On Tools, Strayer University, the Transportation Security Administration (TSA), URS Corporation—Westinghouse Anniston, and Wells Fargo.
RecruitMilitary (www2.recruitmilitary.com) will produce the Expo in cooperation with The American Legion, Purple Heart Services, and the Military Spouse Corporate Career Network (MSCCN).
The American Legion (http://www.legion.org) is an association of veterans who served during times of war. The Legion has 2.7 million members in nearly 15,000 posts throughout the world. Congress chartered the association in 1919.
Purple Heart Services (http://www.purpleheartservices.com) provides programs and services to meet the needs of the combat-wounded and their families—including Purple Heart Radio, an online school called Veterans Vocational Technical Institute (VetTech), Purple Heart Call Center, and Purple Heart Tech Support. Purple Heart Services is a division of the Military Order of the Purple Heart Service Foundation.
The Military Spouse Corporate Career Network (http://www.msccn.org) was founded in 2004 to provide career opportunities and job portability for military spouses. The organization is made up of military spouses, caregivers to war wounded, and retired military personnel.