RecruitMilitary to Present Civilian Jobs/Opportunities Expo for Veterans in Las Vegas on November 4
Las Vegas, NV (PR Log) October 1, 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 Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Thursday, November 4. 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 the Air Force Reserve, American InterContinental University, the Army National Guard, Capella University, Coca-Cola, DeVry University, G4S (Wackenhut), Grand Canyon University, Homeland Security Solutions Inc., the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Nalco Energy Services—Downstream, the National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA), Northrop Grumman, Remote Imagery Technologies, Inc., RJ Reynolds Tobacco Company, Schlumberger, Snap-On Tools, The Art Institutes, The Entrepreneur’s Source, The Learning Center, United States Customs and Border Protection, and Walgreens.
RecruitMilitary (www2.recruitmilitary.com) will produce the Expo in cooperation with The American Legion (http://www.legion.org), 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.
RecruitMilitary has scheduled 9 additional Veteran Opportunity Expos for 2010 and 60 Expos for 2011. Those events will take place in Atlanta, Austin, Baltimore, Birmingham, Boston, Charlotte, Chicago, Cincinnati, Cleveland, Colorado Springs, Columbus, Dallas, Denver, Houston, Indianapolis, Jacksonville, Kansas City, Las Vegas (on May 5 and December 15, 2011), Los Angeles, Miami, Minneapolis, Nashville, New Orleans, New York, Norfolk, Philadelphia, Phoenix, Pittsburgh, Raleigh, Richmond, St. Louis, San Antonio, San Diego, San Jose, Tacoma, Tampa, and Washington.
About RecruitMilitary: This Cincinnati-based company connects employers, franchisors, and educational institutions with job seekers who have military backgrounds. All of the company’s owners, officers, and national account executives are either veterans or active or former reservists. The founder and president of RecruitMilitary is Drew Myers, formerly a Captain in the United States Marine Corps. Myers founded the company in 1998. RecruitMilitary has produced Opportunity Expos since 2006. The company also offers subscriptions to its database of more than 475,000 registered candidates who have military backgrounds at https://www2.recruitmilitary.com, retained hiring services, and advertising space in online and print media. RecruitMilitary distributes more than 36,000 copies of each issue of Search & Employ, a bimonthly print magazine, to over 220 military bases throughout the world, National Guard and reserve units, and job seekers who attend RecruitMilitary Opportunity Expos.