Oakland Veteran Job Fair
This event took place on May 3, 2012 at O.co Coliseum in Oakland, CA.
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- The Kroger Co.
- Coca-Cola Refreshments
- The Home Depot
- Wells Fargo Bank
- Wal-Mart/Sam’s Club
- Verizon Communications
- Goodman Manufacturing Co.
- Lockheed Martin Corporation
- DeVry University
- Grand Canyon University
- MTS, Inc.
- HighCom Security Services
- Sacramento Municipal Utility District
- Ghilotti Bros., Inc.
- VA Palo Alto Health Care Systems
- Build Group, Inc.
- Sleep Train, Inc.
- First Command Financial Planning
- California Army National Guard
- Military Sealift Command
- Health Net, Inc.
- G4S Secure Solutions (USA)
- United Site Services
- Air Force Reserve
- Waste Management, Inc.
- PG&E Corporation
- California Community Colleges Chancellor's Office
- Columbia Southern University
- Union Institute & University
- Northern California College of Construction
- ITT Technical Institute
- Academy of Arts University
- Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
- The Art Institutes
“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. ”
“RecruitMilitary hosted a job fair for veterans and military spouses at the O.co Coliseum on May 30, 2013.”
“By Mike Colgan Many of the more than 300 veterans attending a job fair Thursday in San Jose were young people who had recently served tours in Iraq and Afghanistan. The high unemployment rate is even worse for young veterans. Some estimates put the jobless rate among veterans under 25 around 26 percent. Coast Guard veteran Josh Callandry spent the last year and a half as a stay-at-home...”
“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...”
“This documentarty segment on World Business Satellite (a news program on TV Tokyo) focuses on U.S. veterans who have returned home from Iraq/Afghanistan, looking for jobs in the current U.S. market. The reporter portrays the situation they are facing, and how they adjust to civilian life under recession. Matt Murphy, Senior VP of Sales and Business Development is interviewed in the segment....”
“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...”