Mobile Veteran Job Fair
This event took place on May 10, 2012 at Arthur R. Outlaw Convention Center in Mobile, AL.
- The Home Depot, Logistics & Supply
- The Home Depot
- Merrill Lynch
- DeVry University
- Grand Canyon University
- Perfomance Contractors, Inc.
- PowerSouth Energy
- Advantage Staffing
- SMG/Mobile Convention Center
- Habitat for Humanity of Southwest Alabama
- Premier Driving Academy
- Axis Security
- Housing First
- ThyssenKrupp Steel USA, LLC
- Veterans Administration, National Vets Employment Program
- Wells Fargo Advisors
- VT Halter Marine
- Morgan Stanley Smith Barney
- Military Sealift Command
- Alabama Army National Guard
- L-3 Communications Integrated Systems
- Baker Hughes
- SGS North America Inc.
- Alto Products Corp.
- The SSI Group, Inc.
- Remote Imagery Technologies, Inc.
- Georgia College of Construction
“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 host Bert Martinez interviewed Peter Gudmundsson. Discussed veteran hiring.”
“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. ”
“A job fair aiming to hire military veterans in the Mobile area opens Thursday morning. Recruit Military organized the job fair at the Arthur R. Outlaw Convention Center.”
“Hundreds of veterans turn out for Hiring Our Heroes/RecruitMilitary Veteran Opportunity Expo. ”
“As American troops pull out of Iraq and Afghanistan, some veterans are coming home unable to find jobs. ”
“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...”
“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...”
“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...”