DAV and RecruitMilitary to Produce All Veterans Career Fair in Colorado Springs on June 9

LOVELAND, Ohio - May 9, 2016 - PRLog -- DAV and RecruitMilitary will produce an All Veterans Career Fair at the DoubleTree Colorado Springs on Thursday, June 9, 2016. USAA and Hankook Tire will sponsor the event, which 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."

RecruitMilitary has produced veteran job fairs since 2006 and has held 2 events in Colorado Springs, drawing 813 attendees and 65 exhibitors. The company has produced more than 814 events in 65 cities across the country.

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. Through career fairs, outreach and resources, this partnership fights to ensure veterans receive the benefits they've earned and are empowered to lead productive, dignified and high-quality lives that their service has made possible.


Among those companies attending the upcoming Colorado Springs event are DAV; USAA; FedEx Ground; First Command Financial Planning; General Dynamics Electric Boat; Lockheed Martin Corporation; Terumo BCT Biotechnologies, LLC; The Home Depot; Vinnell Arabia/Northrop Grumman; Allstate; Argosy University; Charles Schwab; Colonial Life; Colorado Christian University; Combined Insurance; DeVry University; Ed Bozarth Chevrolet; Education Corporation of America; Farmers Insurance; Grand Canyon University; Heavy Equipment College of California; Institute for Telecommunication Sciences; The Kroger Company; LeaderQuest; New Horizons Computer Learning Centers, Inc.; Northwestern Mutual Financial Network; Redstone College; The Art Institutes; The Entrepreneur's Source; Time Warner Cable; Xavier University; and Xcel Energy.

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).

Media Contact 513-677-7084 reena.obrien@recruitmilitary.com


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