RecruitMilitary Veteran Career Fair Coming to Detroit on June 16
LOVELAND, Ohio - May 13, 2016 - PRLog -- The military-to-civilian recruitment firm RecruitMilitary will produce a Veterans Career Fair on Thursday, June 16, 2016 at Ford Field. Ford Motor Company will sponsor the event, which will run from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m.
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 June of 2015, the RecruitMilitary Detroit event connected more than 275 veteran job seekers with 53 exhibitors, including Lockheed Martin and Norfolk Southern Corporation. Participating companies expected to conduct up to 555 interviews and make up to 188 job offers as a result of that career fair.
RecruitMilitary has produced veteran job fairs since 2006, and has held two events in Detroit, drawing 561 attendees and 71 exhibitors. The company has produced more than 814 events in 65 cities across the country.
Among those companies attending the upcoming Detroit event are Ford Motor Company; Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan; Etas, Inc.; Federal Aviation Administration; FedEx Ground; First Command Financial Planning; General Electric Company; Kroger; Lajoy Group; McDonald's Corporation; Roush Industries, Inc.; The City of Ann Arbor; The Home Depot; Thomson Reuters; Walgreens; ZF TRW; Aerotek, Inc.; American Residential Services; Belle Tire Distributors, Inc.; Combined Insurance; Cox Enterprises; Daifuku/Jervis B. Webb; Farmers Insurance; Faurecia; Fiat Chrysler Automobiles; First State Bank; Flagstar Bank; GKN Driveline, North America, Inc.; Global Information Technology; Heavy Equipment College of Georgia; HSS, Inc.; iCare Repair; Indiana Tech Law School; Installed Building Products; Internal Revenue Service; KRD Trucking, Inc.; McCann Worldgroup Detroit; Medstar Ambulance; National Federation of Independent Business; New Horizons Computer Learning Centers, Inc.; Norfolk Southern Corporation; Oakland County Government; Plastipak Packaging; Quicken Loans; St. John Providence; The Art Institutes; The Prudential Insurance Company of America; Universal Truckload Services Inc.; Veteran Franchise Center; and YanFeng.
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).
RecruitMilitary's website received User's Choice Awards from Weddle's (http://www.weddles.com) in 2013 and 2014. Weddle's is a publisher of guides and directories that focus on the employment-related area of the Internet. The awards are a result of a year-long annual survey conducted by Weddle's to recognize "the elite of the online employment industry." The judges are recruiters and job seekers who have used the sites.
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