RecruitMilitary to Present Civilian Jobs/Opportunities Expo for Veterans in Nashville on January 26
Nashville, TN (PR Log) January 3, 2012 – RecruitMilitary, a military-to-civilian recruiting firm, will present a free civilian employment, business-ownership, and education Opportunity Expo for job seekers who have military backgrounds at LP Field, home of the Tennessee Titans, in Nashville on Thursday, January 26. HCA, Hospital Corporation of America (http://www.veteransathca.com), will sponsor the event. RecruitMilitary and HCA are 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 event will take place from 11:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m.
RecruitMilitary and HCA expect more than 25 employers, franchisors, educational institutions, and government agencies to reserve exhibitor booths at the Expo. Already signed up are HCA, Goodman Manufacturing Company LP, Nashville Electric, BNSF Railway, Grand Canyon University, Demos’ Restaurants, Matco Tools, Nashville Metro Police, UBS Financial Services, the National Veterans Employment Program (NVEP) of the United States Department of Veterans Affairs, the Army National Guard, Bethel University, Tennessee State University, and Georgia College of Construction.
RecruitMilitary (http://www.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 2.4 million members in nearly 14,000 posts throughout the world. Congress chartered the association in 1919.
RecruitMilitary has scheduled more than 60 additional events for 2012. Those events will take place in Atlanta, Baltimore, Boston, Charlotte, Chicago, Cincinnati, Colorado Springs, Columbus, Dallas, Denver, Houston, Jacksonville, Kansas City, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Louisville, Miami, Minneapolis, Mobile, New Orleans, New York, Norfolk, Oakland, Philadelphia, Phoenix, Pittsburgh, Raleigh, Richmond, Saint Louis, San Antonio, San Diego, Seattle/Tacoma, Shreveport, Tampa, Virginia Beach, and Washington.
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 www.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. In November 2011, RecruitMilitary received the First Annual Lee Anderson Small Business Veteran and Military Spouse Employment Award from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. The Chamber recognized RecruitMilitary as a specific business that has “gone above and beyond to honor the sacrifices our military families make in their service to our nation.”
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 senior account executives have served in the armed forces. The founder and president of RecruitMilitary is Drew Myers, formerly a Captain in the United States Marine Corps. Myers founded the company in 1998. The company is a member of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, the Chamber’s Veterans Employment Advisory Council, the Cincinnati USA Regional Chamber, and the Loveland (Ohio) Area Chamber of Commerce.