LOVELAND, Ohio, Dec. 21, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- RecruitMilitary, the national leader in helping employers connect with high-quality veteran talent, announced their 2017 Veterans Job Fair schedule today. Kicking-off on January 12 in San Antonio, Texas and Tampa, Florida, the schedule includes 66 cities, 27 on-base events and 127 events in total. RecruitMilitary has produced veteran job fairs since 2006. By the end of 2017, the company will have delivered nearly a thousand events in 66 cities across the country.
"Just last year, 56.3% of veteran job seekers expected to secure an interview because of their participation in a RecruitMilitary job fair and employers were expected to extend as many as 38,700 interviews and more than 12,000 job offers," said RecruitMilitary President Peter Gudmundsson. "Adding on-base locations brings a new and valuable talent pool to bear for employers – the transitioning military job seeker. These events will expand the opportunities and exposure for transitioning servicemembers and businesses alike."
RecruitMilitary helps military veterans, transitioning military and military spouses find civilian jobs. Founded in 1998, the company is headquartered in Loveland, Ohio. President Peter Gudmundsson is a former officer in the United States Marine Corps, and over 65% of RecruitMilitary employees are veterans or military spouses.
RecruitMilitary also has the nation's largest database of military job seekers. More than 1,000,000 veterans, transitioning military and military spouses are registered as job seekers in its database and 238,000 jobs are posted on the RecruitMilitary job board.