RecruitMilitary Veteran Job Fair Coming to Oakland on September 8

LOVELAND, Ohio - Aug. 23, 2016 - PRLog -- The military-to-civilian recruitment firm RecruitMilitary will produce a Veteran Career Fair at Oakland Alameda Coliseum on Thursday, September 8, 2016 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 May of 2016, the RecruitMilitary Oakland event connected more than 141 veteran job seekers with 38 exhibitors, including Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco, Kaiser Permanente and PepsiCo. Participating companies expected to conduct up to 192 interviews and make up to 45 job offers as a result of that career fair.

RecruitMilitary has produced veteran job fairs since 2006, and has held 16 events in Oakland, drawing 3,433 attendees and 522 exhibitors. The company has produced more than 814 events in 65 cities across the country.

Among those companies attending the upcoming Oakland event are Contra Costa Sheriff Department, San Jose Police Department, Sungevity, Inc., VA Palo Alto Health Care Systems, AEG Management, Oakland, LLC, American Truck School, Carmax, Inc., Centura College, Cypress Private Security, Garda, Grand Canyon University, Heavy Equipment College of California, Palo Alto Police Department, State Farm Insurance and Zenefits.

RecruitMilitary also offers subscriptions (search licenses) to its database of 860,000+ registered candidates at, 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 ( 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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