WHAT: Special hiring event for veterans and military spouses
WHEN: Thursday, May 9, 2013
11AM – 3PM
WHERE: Nauticus – Half Moone Cruise & Celebration Center
One Waterside Drive
Norfolk, VA 23510
WHY: Answering the nation’s Veteran Hiring Challenge
HOW: Connecting hundreds of veterans with veteran-friendly employers
EVENT DETAILS: CONTACT: Chris Adams at (513) 677-7055
RecruitMilitary has produced Opportunity Expos since 2006.
The military-to-civilian recruitment firm RecruitMilitary will produce a hiring event for military veterans and others with military backgrounds at Half Moone Cruise and Celebration Center at Nauticus in Norfolk, Virginia, on Thursday, May 9, 2013. The event will be sponsored by DeVry University and 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 50 employers, franchisors, educational institutions, and government agencies to reserve exhibitor booths at the Expo. Already signed up are The Home Depot, Norfolk Southern Corporation, DeVry University, Aviation Institute of Maintenance, First Command Financial Planning, Heavy Construction Academy, Amazon, L-3 Communications Integrated Systems, American Income Life Insurance Company, Microsoft Corporation, C.R. England Inc., State Farm, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, EKS Group LLC, Cellular Sales of Virginia LLC, Trident University International, The Dwyer Group, Atlantic Bulk Carrier Corporation, Smithfield Foods, Tri-County Aerospace Inc., Exelon Corporation, Hampton Roads Transit, Niagara Bottling LLC, Transocean Offshore Deepwater Drilling, 7-Eleven, The Art Institutes, National Oilwell Varco, USAA, Centura College, Tidewater Tech Trades, Georgia College of Construction, Schlumberger, GeoEye, Bryant and Stratton College, Bechtel Plant Machinery Inc., Airstreams Renewables, United Rentals Inc., and Strayer University.