RecruitMilitary Veteran Job Fair Coming to Tacoma on November 17

LOVELAND, Ohio - Nov. 1, 2016 - PRLog -- The military-to-civilian recruitment firm RecruitMilitary will produce a Veteran Career Fair at Greater Tacoma Convention & Trade Center on Thursday, November 17, 2016 from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m.

"RecruitMilitary job fairs maintain a track record of helping veterans find meaningful employment," said President 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 2016, the DAV-RecruitMilitary Tacoma event connected more than 309 veteran job seekers with 47 exhibitors, including Bank of America, Kroger and Lockheed Martin. Participating companies expected to conduct up to 269 interviews and make up to 75 job offers as a result of that career fair.

RecruitMilitary has produced veteran job fairs since 2006, and has held 21 events in Seattle/Tacoma, drawing 7,001 attendees and 793 exhibitors. The company has produced more than 814 events in 65 cities across the country.

Among those companies attending the upcoming Tacoma event are Central Puget Sound Regional Transit Authority, City of Seattle-City Light Dept, Constellis Group, First Command Financial Planning, Fresenius Medical Care North America, Military Sealift Command, Northwest Hospital & Medical Center, Oracle Corporation, The Boeing Company, US Bank, Walgreens, Academy of Art University, Airstreams Renewables, Inc., Allen Institute, Bainbridge Island Police Department, Boots to Shoes Foundation, Carmax Inc., City of Seattle, Concentric Advisors, Department of Veteran Affairs, Edward Jones, Enlivant, Farmers Insurance, Garda, Heavy Equipment College of California, HUB International Northwest, L-3 Communications, Mass Mutual Financial Group, MultiCare Health System, Peterson CAT, Ross Stores, Inc., Savage Services, Sears Holding, Sigma Six Solutions, Spokane Falls Community College, T-Mobile, USA, The Art Institutes, The Entrepreneur's Source, Vestas Wind Systems, Washington Army National Guard, Weyerhaeuser and Xavier University.

RecruitMilitary also offers subscriptions (search licenses) to its database of 889,000+ 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.

Media Contact Kelly Wagner RecruitMilitary LLC 513-677-7084 kelly.wagner@recruitmilitary.com End

Tuesday November 1, 2016

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