Charlotte Veteran Job Fair

This event took place on November 21, 2013 at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Charlotte, NC.

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Featured Exhibitors

  • Norfolk Southern Corporation
  • Bank of America
  • DeVry University
  • State Farm

Exhibitors

  • Pelton & Crane, a Division of Danaher Corporation
  • Mary Kay
  • Little Creek Electronics
  • Family Dollar
  • United Global Technologies
  • The Entrepreneur's Source
  • PNC
  • MSC Industrial Direct
  • The Mission Continues
  • Winston-Salem Police Department
  • First Command Financial Planning
  • National Personal Training Institute
  • Northwestern Mutual
  • T A Operating Group
  • Medical Sales College
  • Limestone College
  • Assure South, Inc.
  • Trident University International
  • United Rentals
  • The Art Institutes
  • Lowe's Companies, Inc.
  • Georgia College of Construction
  • New Horizons Computer Learning Center
  • American Income Life Insurance Company
  • Heavy Construction Academy

Beyond Altruism

“Among the fondest memories Peter Gudmundsson ’85 has of his three years as an active-duty U.S. Marine officer was the time in 1987 when, off the coast of Vietnam, he stood on the deck of a U.S. Navy ship looking up at the Soviet planes flying overhead. What was particularly memorable, he says, was not the plane flying overhead, but the reaction of the men in his platoon”

Money For Lunch

“Money for Lunch host Bert Martinez interviewed Peter Gudmundsson. Discussed veteran hiring.”

Helping veterans overcome job search challenges

“Mike Rollins is featured on America Now. Recently, America Now visited a RecruitMilitary job fair held at the Hurst Conference Center in the Dallas-Fort Worth area. ”

RecruitMilitary Charlotte Opportunity Expo

“Brandon Dickson of MTN 18 Evening News interviews Robert Walker of RecruitMilitary about Opportunity Expo in Charlotte on July 22, 2010. Interview begins at 7:10 in segment. ...”

TN veterans face tough battle to find employment

“By Naomi Snyder Terry Pack was an aircraft mechanic serving in the Army in Iraq, spending two of the last six years in combat overseas. Now that he's done his service for the country, he can't even get a job doing oil changes at Sears. "It's tough,'' said the unemployed Clarksville veteran, who was honorably discharged in January. "I've been looking for any job." A congressional hea...”

Helping Jobless Vets

“CNN Host Fredricka Whitfield One in nine Iraq and Afghanistan vets is out of work. Fredricka Whitfield talks with Rick Jones about how RecruitMilitary's website and career fair events are helping veterans and military spouses find jobs in the current economy. CNN's Josh Levs shows viewers how to navigate the RecruitMilitary website and points out key features most useful to veteran job seek...”

Veterans and Jobs

“Matt Murphy, RecruitMilitary's Senior VP of Business Development and Sales is a guest on Washington Journal to talk about a recent report that shows the jobless rate for veterans of the Iraq and Afghanistan wars is over eleven percent. He talks about connecting employers, educational institutions, and franchisors to veterans because of their character, skills and training, diversity, and securi...”

RecruitMilitary has held 18 events in Charlotte, drawing 6,233 attendees and 502 exhibitors.

Who Attended?

  • 813 Veterans
  • 401 Soldiers
  • 141 Sailors
  • 125 Airmen
  • 103 Marines
  • 24 Spouses
  • 9 Coast Guardsmen
  • 8 Others
  • 2 DoD Civilians
Exhibitor Packages
Positive environment and I did not need to explain my military experience — these guys understood it.
Charlotte Expo Attendee
This was a good way to meet with several different companies, gather information, and meet potential new employers.
Charlotte Expo Attendee
Great opportunity to get noticed by a variety of prospective employers.
Charlotte Expo Attendee
Excellent location, the candidates were prepared to have meaningful conversations with us. Excellent. Will participate again as additional events are coordinated.
Recruiter, Banking Industry, past Charlotte Exhibitor
Speak with all companies at the Expo. While their specialty may not match your qualifications, many companies have positions you would not expect them to have.
Navy Veteran, past Charlotte Attendee
A great place to make ‘real world decision maker’ contacts to help move forward on your career path.
Marine Veteran, E-5, past Charlotte Attendee
Great event! Well organized and candidate pool was outstanding!
Recruiter, Banking Industry, past Charlotte Exhibitor
It was a great event with a strong mix of candidates with diverse backgrounds and interest.
HR Manager, Retail Industry, past Charlotte Exhibitor
Very well executed and brought a wide range of candidates, that had a very broad range of experience and goals. Overall I would attend again. Event was well run, and candidate turnout was very good.
HR Director, Manufacturing Industry, past Charlotte Exhibitor
This event was put together very well. Logistics were great and the venue was wonderful. I have not attended a RecruitMilitary event in the past. In comparison to other job fairs, this is one of the best that I attended.
Recruiter, Pharmaceutical Industry, past Charlotte Exhibitor
The RecruitMilitary Event is a great forum to meet serious candidates with the right traits for the civilian workforce.
Recruiter, Service Industry, June 2013 Charlotte Expo
Top Notch Recruiting Fair with the Highest quality candidates.
Recruiter, Educational Institution, May 2013 Charlotte Expo
Very helpful! Helped launch me into a new career.
Veteran Job Seeker -- 6/6/13 Charlotte Career Fair