Washington, D.C. Veteran Job Fair
This event took place on June 27, 2013 at FedEx Field in Landover, MD.
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- General Dynamics C4 Systems
- Lockheed Martin
- Level 3 Communications
- Norfolk Southern Corporation
- Amtrak National Passenger Corp.
- DeVry University
- State Farm
- Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation
- Veterans Employment Service Office
- Loch Harbour Group
- University of Baltimore
- MCM Management
- Kavasko Luxury Exports
- The Art Institutes
- Room & Board
- TJX Companies, Inc.
- Medical Sales College
- DC Department of Corrections
- Peace Corps
- Troy University
- Watkins Meegan LLC
- American Income Life Insurance Company
- American University
- First Command Financial Planning
- The Excel Institute
- Advanced Testing Technologies, Inc.
- Trident University International
- Northern Virginia Electric Cooperative
- District of Columbia Army National Guard
- Mission Essential Personnel
- Embry Riddle Aeronautical University
- U.S. Army
- Nationwide Insurance
- Exelis Information Systems
- Crown Beverage Packaging
- Venture One, LLC
- Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide
- Strayer University
- Health Net, Inc.
- Two Marines Moving
- Johns Hopkins Carey Business School
- Heavy Construction Academy
“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. ”
“Job fair helps military connect with veteran-friendly employers ”
“Washington, D.C. - The Hiring Our Heroes Job Fair is Thursday, June 28, 2012 at Nationals Park from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. ”
“WASHINGTON (WUSA) -- President Barack Obama announced a drawdown of 30,000 troops in Afghanistan but that number pales in comparison to the number of military veterans who are entering the workforce every year: 200,000. That is why special military-only hiring events like the one Thursday at FedEx Field are badly needed. Brittany Morehouse has more in the video. ...”
“by Jeff Clabaugh About two dozen exhibitors representing government agencies, education and private sector contractors will be on hand for a cyber-technology jobs fair Friday as part of the Air Force Association’s CyberFutures Conference and Technology Exhibition at National Harbor. The career fair, being held at Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center, is being produced RecruitM...”
“Reported by Mike Conneen WASHINGTON - With the unemployment rate above 9 percent, everyone is having trouble finding work. Even veterans, who normally find an abundance of job opportunities in the nation's capital, say it's a lot more competitive these days. Retired Pennsylvania Army National Guard Sergeant Christine Moyle says she knows "a lot of vets unemployed right now. " That was...”
“Military veterans have the chance to explore career options with more than 30 companies at the Verizon Center on Thursday. RecruitMilitary, a military-to-civilian recruiting firm, is inviting job seekers with military backgrounds to its Opportunity Expo from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. The Washington Mystics will give away tickets for their Military Appreciation Game (Saturday afternoon vs. Phoenix) t...”
“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...”