Indianapolis Veteran Job Fair

Indianapolis Museum of Art

4000 Michigan Road

Indianapolis, IN 46208

Indianapolis Veteran Job Fair

July 10, 2014 11:00 AM July 10, 2014 3:00 PM

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    • Exhibition Booth
    • Listing in Exhibitors Guide
    • * $695 special for certified small-businesses
      (50 or fewer employees)
    • * $295 special for veteran-owned small-businesses
      (50 or fewer employees)
  • Targeted


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    • Exhibition Booth ($1,195 value)
    • Pre-event Targeted Email
      ($795 value)
    • Listing in Exhibitors Guide
  • Branding


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    • Exhibition Booth ($1,195)
    • ½-page Ad in Search & Employ® ($1,995 value)
    • An Ad in our Monthly “VetTen” Email ($1,095 value)
    • Featured in Pre-Event Marketing ($500 value)
    • Listing in Exhibitors Guide

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    • Exhibition Booth
    • Listing in Exhibitors Guide
  • Educator Advantage


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    • Exhibition Booth ($1,595 value)
    • Listing in Exhibitors Guide
    • School name listed in the Search & Employ education directory in the next two issues

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Veteran Opportunity Expo Cancellation Policy

RecruitMilitary does not offer refunds. If an exhibitor is unable to attend a Veteran Opportunity Expo (“Expo”) for which it has already registered, RecruitMilitary will make every effort to allow the exhibitor to attend a future Expo, provided the exhibitor attends the Expo within twelve months of the Invoice Date. However, to qualify, RecruitMilitary must receive a cancellation request at least ten business days' prior to the date of the Expo for which you were registered. Unpaid invoices must be paid whether or not the exhibitor attends the event for which it originally registered. Cancellation requests must be sent via e-mail to, and must be received by the stated cancellation deadline. If a cancellation request is received fewer than ten business days before the Expo, or if the exhibitor does not show up at the Expo at all, then that exhibitor will not be entitled to transfer its registration to a new Expo.

At a RecruitMilitary Opportunity Expo, you can begin the selection process with what is normally one of the final stages of a face-to-face meeting with the candidate. RecruitMilitary presents these events in cooperation with leading corporations, news media, industry associations, veterans organizations, and government agencies. All Veteran Opportunity Expos take place in major military markets. To attract job candidates to the fairs, we promote the events intensively to our huge database of registered candidates, and we run display ads in major newspapers in the areas where they will take place.

Why Hire Veterans?

If you are not familiar with hiring veterans, we would like to share three reasons why military personnel will make great employees for your organization:

  • Well-trained. Veterans possess skills that are critical for an organization to succeed. They are trained to be mission-oriented and to work as a team. They possess critical skills for organizational success including discipline, responsibility, respect, and unparalleled work ethic.
  • Skills that overlap. Veterans have been trained in specific skills that greatly overlap civilian work. Whether driving an 18-wheel tractor-trailer or leading an organization in an executive position, the military provides people with the training to be successful in trades, as well as the experience and conditioning required for management positions.
  • Diverse backgrounds. The military employs a highly diverse workforce. Approximately 45% of RecruitMilitary candidates are women and/or ethnic minorities, enabling you to connect with skilled and diverse candidates through our events.

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Venue Information

  • Your representatives should arrive at the venue at about 9:00 a.m.
  • Please enter the venue via the main door, the Opportunity Expo will take place in the Deer Zink Events Pavilion.
  • Coffee and other refreshments will be available at 9:00 a.m.
  • Free WiFi is available

Shipping Instructions

You may ship packages and boxes for the Opportunity Expo up to three (3) business days before the scheduled event. Please ship to:

Indianapolis Museum of Art 4000 Michigan Road Indianapolis, IN 46208

Attn: Nicole Minor RecruitMilitary Opportunity Expo 7/10/2014 (Your Company Name)

Parking Information

  • Plenty of FREE parking is available at the Indianapolis Museum of Art.

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. ”

Job Fair Caters To Vets, Families

“A job fair in Indianapolis on Thursday attracted hundreds of military veterans and members of their families who are searching for career opportunities. The Recruit Military Opportunity Expo began at 11 a.m. at the Indianapolis Museum of Art. The free event was reserved only for veterans and their spouses, 6News' Julie Pursley reported. The American Legion, Purple Heart Services and the M...”

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...”

Hundreds turn out for veterans job fair

“INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) - A job fair for veterans is getting a big turn out. Hundreds of Hoosiers are at the Indianapolis Museum of Art looking for a new job. The job fair for veterans started at 11 a.m. It is being held inside the Zink Events Pavillion at the IMA. Turnout is already high. Veterans will be able to interview with national, regional and local employers. Companies like Walgreens...”

When attendees registered for the Indianapolis Veteran Job Fair, we asked them to let us know what fields they are interested in. The table below is a breakdown of those interests.

Interest Attendee Count Percentage
Government 28 60%
Manufacturing / Operations 18 39%
Logistics / Transportation / Warehouse 18 39%
Law Enforcement / Security 17 36%
Education / Training 16 34%
Project / Program Management 16 34%
Customer Support / Client Care 16 34%
Quality Assurance / Safety 16 34%
Business / Strategic Management 13 28%
Human Resources 12 26%
Administrative / Clerical 12 26%
Marketing / Product Management 10 21%
Other 9 19%
Maintenance / Installation / Repair 8 17%
Part-time 8 17%
Food Services / Hospitality 7 15%
Electronics 7 15%
Banking / Real Estate / Mortgage 7 15%
Construction / Trades 7 15%
Aviation / Aerospace 6 13%
IT / Software Development 6 13%
Sales / Business Development 6 13%
Retail 5 10%
Editorial / Writing 5 10%
Medical / Health 5 10%
Accounting / Finance / Insurance 4 8%
Engineering 3 6%
Creative / Design 3 6%
Biotech / R&D / Science 3 6%
Legal 2 4%
RecruitMilitary has held 8 events in Indianapolis, drawing 2,369 attendees and 205 exhibitors.

Who’s Coming?

  • 26 Exhibitors
This by far surpassed my expectations! I think it was a great event with great candidates! We can’t wait to get involved in other cities!
Recruiter, Retail Industry, June 2013 Indianapolis Expo
Much better than other job fairs. Well organized. Total support provided. Genuine care and concern shown for vendors and clients.
Recruiter, Educational Institution, June 2013 Indianapolis Expo
Better organized, higher quality candidates than other Job Fairs.
Recruiter, Financial Services Industry, June 2013 Indianapolis Expo
I am thankful that I went to this event and received the contacts that I did! I was running into a brick wall in my job search. I feel I am on the right track now and moving forward with a company that was associated with the RecruitMilitary Expo.
Veteran Job Seeker -- 6/20/13 Indianapolis Career Fair
Excellent event. Please continue making this an available resource for veterans.
Veteran Job Seeker -- 6/20/13 Indianapolis Career Fair

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