The Steve Cochran Show broadcasts live from the 3rd Annual Veterans Day Hiring & Resource Fair on Veterans Day – Friday, November 11 – at Navy Pier’s Crystal Gardens. The live broadcast is from 6am to 10am and the Hiring & Resource Fair ends at 2pm.
This event is open to veterans, active duty military and their families.
Over 20 local companies who are actively hiring will be on site with Chicago-area veterans and military-related service and support organizations. In 2015, 274 veterans attended, 16 got on-the-spot job offers and 42 others reported employment through event contacts within 90 days of the Hiring & Resource Fair. Bring your resume and come prepared to meet prospective employers and others!
Exhibiting companies include:
- Dunbar Armored
- Fifth Third Bank
- Grossinger Auto Group
- Heartland Automotive Services, Inc.
- HUB International
- Lifetime Fitness
- Millard Group
- Morton Salt
- My Bobs (Bob’s Discount Furniture)
- Navy Pier
- Securitas, Inc.
Sponsored by Career Builder, Fifth Third Bank, Navy Pier and Illinois Patriot Education Fund.
And, Navy Pier is offering free rides on the Centennial Wheel for veterans, military and their families on Veterans Day (Friday, November 11) as part of the Fifth Third Bank Centennial Celebration!