DAV RecruitMilitary Austin Veterans Job Fair April 6

LOVELAND, Ohio - March 3, 2017 - DAV and RecruitMilitary will produce a Veterans Job Fair at the Austin Hilton on April 6, 2017 for veterans, transitioning military personnel, National Guard members, Reserve members and spouses.

"DAV RecruitMilitary job fairs maintain a track record of helping veterans and their families find meaningful employment," said President Peter Gudmundsson. "Just last year, 52% of veteran job seekers expected to secure an interview following a DAV RecruitMilitary job fair. Employers were expected to extend as many as 40,300 interviews and more than 12,560 job offers."

Among the companies attending the upcoming Austin event are Farmers Insurance, First Command Financial Planning, GardaWorld, Oracle Corporation, Schlumberger, Texas Department of Public Safety, Texas Department of Transportation and Travis County Sheriff's Office. An updated list of all exhibitors can be found at https://events.recruitmilitary.com/events/austin-veterans-job-fair-april-6-2017#event-exhibitors.

In October of 2016, the DAV RecruitMilitary Austin event connected more than 212 veteran job seekers with 44 exhibitors including Accenture, Bed, Bath & Beyond and USHealth Advisors. Participating companies expected to conduct up to 352 interviews and make up to 121 job offers following that career fair.

RecruitMilitary has produced veteran job fairs since 2006 and has held 12 events in Austin, drawing 3,349 attendees and 414 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. Together, 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 to lead productive, dignified and high-quality lives.

In addition to veterans job fairs, RecruitMilitary also offers subscriptions to its database of 1,149,863+ registered candidates at http://www.recruitmilitary.com. RecruitMilitary provides employer job postings, targeted email campaigns, retained hiring services and advertising space in online and print media. The company also publishes Search & Employ®, a bimonthly print and digital magazine; and distributes 50,000+ print copies of each issue.

About RecruitMilitary

RecruitMilitary (http://RecruitMilitary.com) is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Bradley-Morris, Inc. (BMI), the largest military-focused recruiting company in the U.S. Together, BMI and RecruitMilitary offer employers access to more than 1,000,000 military job seekers via services that include contingency recruiting, military job fairs, a job board, employer branding, a military base publication and more.


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