DAV and RecruitMilitary to Produce All Veterans Career Fair in Minneapolis on October 13

LOVELAND, Ohio - Sept. 26, 2016 - PRLog -- DAV and RecruitMilitary will produce an All Veterans Career Fair at the Earle Brown Heritage Center on October 13, 2016. The event is sponsored by Hankook Tire and 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 April of 2016, the DAV-RecruitMilitary Minneapolis event connected more than 120 veteran job seekers with 48 exhibitors, including Accenture, Boston Scientific Corporation and Wells Fargo. Participating companies expected to conduct up to 286 interviews and make up to 84 job offers as a result of that career fair.

RecruitMilitary has produced veteran job fairs since 2006 and has held 7 events in Minneapolis, drawing 1,458 attendees and 354 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.

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Among those companies attending the upcoming Minneapolis event are DAV, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota, Comcast, DiaSorin, Inc., H.B. Fuller Company, Kemps LLC/DFA, Lockheed Martin Corporation, Mayo Clinic Hospital – Rochester, Mid-Continent Engineering, Inc., TCF Bank, Unitek Global Services Inc., Ally Financial LLC, American Security & Investigations, LLC, Berger Transfer & Storage, Inc., Canadian Pacific, Century College, Combined Insurance, DeVry University, Farmers Insurance, First Command Financial Planning, Garage Force, Garda, Heavy Equipment College of Oklahoma, Innovative Basement Systems, Integrity Staffing Solutions, Inc., Interstate Companies, KLJ, Master Transfer Co., Morrie's Automotive Group, National Marrow Donor Program Inc., Pediatric Home Service, Room & Board, Rust Consulting, Sears Holding, Sears Home Services, Sign-Zone, Inc., SpartanNash, Spok Staff Management/SMX, The Art Institutes, The Prudential Insurance Company of America and Viking Restaurants.

RecruitMilitary also offers subscriptions (search licenses) to its database of 875,000+ 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 Kelly Wagner RecruitMilitary LLC 513-677-7084 kelly.wagner@recruitmilitary.com End

Tuesday September 27, 2016

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