RecruitMilitary to Produce Veteran Jobs Event in Tampa on January 17
The military-to-civilian recruitment firm RecruitMilitary will produce a hiring event for transitioning and veteran military job seekers at Raymond James Stadium, home of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Thursday, January 17.
Activity at a RecruitMilitary Veteran Opportunity Expo
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Dec. 21, 2012 - PRLog -- Cincinnati, OH – The military-to-civilian recruitment firm RecruitMilitary will produce a hiring event for military veterans at Raymond James Stadium, home of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the University of South Florida Bulls, on Thursday, January 17. The event will run from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. RecruitMilitary is inviting veterans who already have civilian work experience, men and women who are transitioning from active duty to civilian life, members of the National Guard and reserves, military spouses, and other military family members.
RecruitMilitary expects more than 40 employers, franchisors, educational institutions, and government agencies to reserve exhibitor booths at the Expo. Already signed up are American Income Life Insurance Company, Borrell Electric Company Inc., Career Path Media Group Inc., Cummins Power South LLC, the Defense Intelligence Agency, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, First Command Financial Planning, FirstLight Homecare, Georgia College of Construction, Grow Financial Federal Credit Union, Heavy Construction Academy, Lowe’s Companies Inc., Matco Tools, National Language Services Corps, New York Life, The Art Institutes, The Waggoners Trucking, TriNet, Union Institute and University, Universal Studios, WESCO, Waste Management Inc., and WyoTech.
RecruitMilitary will produce the Expo in cooperation with The American Legion (http://www.legion.org), an association of veterans who served during times of war. The Legion has 2.4 million members in nearly 14,000 posts throughout the world.
RecruitMilitary has scheduled 66 additional veteran hiring events for 2013: Atlanta (February 28, June 27, October 31 ), Baltimore (May 2, October 3), Boston (April 11, September 5), Charlotte (June 6, November 21), Chicago (April 25, October 24), Cincinnati (May 16, October 3), Columbus (July 25), Dallas (March 7, July 18, November 14), Denver (April 18, September 19), Houston (April 4, August 8, December 5), Indianapolis (June 20), Jacksonville (June 13, November 7), Kansas City (September 26), Las Vegas (December 5), Los Angeles (June 20, October 10), Louisville (March 14), Memphis (April 18), Miami (August 29), Minneapolis (August 1), Nashville (January 24, August 22), New Orleans (February 21, September 19), New York (February 21, May 23, September 26), Norfolk (May 9, November 21), Oakland (May 30), Oklahoma City (January 31), Orlando (February 7), Philadelphia (March 14, July 25, November 7), Phoenix (March 28, October 17), Pittsburgh (October 24), Portland (August 8), Raleigh (March 21), Richmond (January 31), St. Louis (July 11), San Antonio (February 14, May 30, September 12), San Diego (March 28, August 15, December 12), Seattle (June 6, November 14), Tampa (October 17), and Washington (February 28, June 27).
The company also offers subscriptions (search licenses) to its database of more than 500,000 registered candidates at http://www.recruitmilitary.com, retained hiring services, and advertising space in online and print media. RecruitMilitary distributes more than 38,000 copies of each issue of Search & Employ®, a bimonthly print magazine, to over 220 military bases throughout the world, National Guard and reserve units, and job seekers who attend RecruitMilitary Veteran Opportunity Expos.
In November 2011, RecruitMilitary received the First Annual Lee Anderson Small Business Veteran and Military Spouse Employment Award from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce (http://www.uschamber.com). The Chamber recognized RecruitMilitary as a specific business that has “gone above and beyond to honor the sacrifices our military families make in their service to our nation.”
In February 2012, RecruitMilitary received the first annual One More Way Award from The Sierra Group Foundation. The foundation established the award to recognize people or companies whose support results in awareness and job opportunities for people with disabilities. The Sierra Group Foundation (www.thesierragroup.com/foundation.htm) is a non-profit organization whose mission is “to drive up employment for people with disabilities, including veterans.”