DAV and RecruitMilitary to Produce All Veterans Career Fair in New York on May 26

*LOVELAND, Ohio - April 25, 2016 *- PRLog -- DAV and RecruitMilitary will produce an All Veterans Career Fair at the Metropolitan Pavilion on Thursday, May 26, 2016. The event will run from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m.

USAA will also present a seminar at 10:00 a.m.: "Five Steps to Informed Financial Transition."

RecruitMilitary job fairs maintain a track record of helping veterans find meaningful employment," said President and CEO Peter Gudmundsson. "Just last year, 56.3% of veteran job seekers expected to secure an interview as a result of their participation in a RecruitMilitary job fair and employers were expected to extend as many as 38,700 interviews and more than 12,000 job offers."

In February, the DAV-RecruitMilitary New York event connected more than 361 veteran job seekers with 56 exhibitors, including Apple, Inc., and JPMorgan Chase & Co. Participating companies expected to conduct up to 711 interviews and make up to 348 job offers as a result of that career fair.

RecruitMilitary has produced veteran job fairs since 2006 and has held 19 events in New York, drawing 6,818 attendees and 879 exhibitors. The company has produced more than 814 events in 65 cities across the country. RecruitMilitary will return to New York to host an additional veteran career fair in September.

DAV was founded by World War I veterans in Cincinnati in 1920 and chartered by the United States Congress in 1932. DAV (www.dav.org) is a non-profit organization with 1.2 million members.

DAV and RecruitMilitary share a common mission: to connect America's veterans and their family members with meaningful and fulfilling employment opportunities, and to help employers attract, appreciate and retain veterans, spouses, and their survivors.

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Among those companies attending the upcoming New York event are DAV; Bank of America; City of New York Fire Department; Mars Chocolate; Montefiore Medical Center; MTA New York City Transit; Roche Molecular Diagnostics; Home Depot; U.S. Customs and Border Protection; Verint Systems, Inc.; Canon Solutions America; Crum & Forster Holdings; Edison Properties; ENT and Allergy Associates; Entergy Services; Enterprise Rent-a-Car; Fidelis Care; Fresenius Medical; G & K Services; Hillstone Restaurant Group; Hunter Roberts Construction Group; IPG Mediabrands; JP Morgan Chase; Marsh & McLennan Companies; Matheson Gas; New York Community Bancorp; Northwell Health; Omnicom Media Group; Panasonic; PruTech Solutions Inc.; PSEG; Restoration I; Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom; Sterling National Bank; Syska Hennessy Group; Prudential; Time Warner Cable; Veteran Movers NYC, Inc.; and Vornado Realty Trust.

RecruitMilitary also offers subscriptions (search licenses) to its database of 835,000+ registered candidates at http://www.recruitmilitary.com, job postings, targeted email campaigns, retained hiring services, and advertising space in online and print media. The company publishes Search & Employ®, a bimonthly print and digital magazine; and distributes 50,000+ print copies of each issue. The company was founded in 1998, and is located in Loveland, Ohio (Greater Cincinnati).

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