Atlanta, GA — Lightning Bug Electric and other employers are teaming up to provide job opportunities for job seekers with military backgrounds at the DAV RecruitMilitary Atlanta Veterans Job Fair.

Lightning Bug Electric representatives will be on-site to discuss the opportunities available to job seekers.

The expo will be held on Thursday February 1, 2018, from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM at Mercedes-Benz Stadium, 441 Martin Luther King Jr Drive NW, Atlanta, GA 30313.

To date RecruitMilitary has held 38 events in Atlanta, drawing 17,709 attendees and 1,843 exhibitors.

Other organizations expected to attend the event include: Argosy University, University of Tennessee Chattanooga, Arrow Exterminators, Inc., MyComputerCareer, Airstreams Renewables, T-Mobile, Xavier University, Hotwire Communications, Heavy Construction Academy, Walgreens, Southern New Hampshire University, Centura College , Allstate, BrightView Landscape Development, Printpack, Inc., United Medical and Business, General Electric Company, South College, Carolina Handling, Stiles Machinery, Inc., Intel Corporation, First Command Financial Services, Inc., Oracle Corporation, Partner Plus, Disabled American Veterans, Rhodes West, Inc. dba SERVPRO of West Atlanta/Downtown & SERVPRO of SW Cobb/Cascade, Gordon Food Service, Oglethrope University, Unum, Lockheed Martin Corporation, Georgia Department of Transportation, Heavy Equipment College of Georgia, Cox Enterprises, PepsiCo, Cotiviti USA LLC, Imaging Business Machines LLC, Cidan Machinery, DeVry University, BlueLine Rental, Baldwin Paving Company, Metro City Bank, Spectrum, Pacific Institute of Technology, Recleim LLC, Farmers Insurance, Wellstar Health Systems , Ohio Christian University, PPG Architectural Coatings - PPG Paints , Ecolab Inc., KNAPP, Inc., MP Equipment LLC, American BOA, Johnson Controls, NextEra Energy, Omnitech Inst., GDIT, Colonial Life, Combined Insurance, First Data Corp, Georgia World Congress Center, Wilderness Environmental, Southern Poverty Law Center, US Corrugated, Inc., ITR Parking Solutions, Roto-Rooter, Bradley-Morris, Inc., Graphic Packaging International, Powersecure, Inc., Georgia Air National Guard, Power Home Remodeling Group, Inter-Tech, Ltd, Emory University-Campus Services, Gestamp North America, Inc, Belhaven University - Atlanta, Consolidated Container Company, GardaWorld, Goodwill of North Georgia, Still Serving Veterans

The event is sponsored by

About RecruitMilitary:

RecruitMilitary (http://recruitmilitary.com) is the nation's leading veteran hiring company, offering a diverse array of branding, employment, and retention services to help employers connect with America's best talent—its veterans. The company hosts the nation's largest single-source veteran database, publishes one of the largest veteran hiring magazines, and produces hundreds of regional job fairs to connect private and public sector employers with veterans. As a veteran-owned company, RecruitMilitary offers its services free of charge to veterans and their spouses to support them during their job search.

About DAV

DAV was founded by World War I veterans in Cincinnati in 1920 and chartered by the United States Congress in 1932. The organization empowers veterans to lead high-quality lives with respect and dignity. It is dedicated to a single purpose: fulfilling our promises to the men and women who served. DAV does this by ensuring that veterans and their families can access the full range of benefits available to them; fighting for the interests of America's injured heroes on Capitol Hill; and educating the public about the great sacrifices and needs of veterans transitioning back to civilian life. DAV (www.dav.org) is a non-profit organization with 1.2 million members.