“Plenty of employers were worth learning about and sending my resume… I think it was pretty perfect.”
Gaven, U.S. Air Force Spouse
“Great opportunity to network and find military friendly companies that are hiring.”
Scott, U.S. Air Force
“Exposure to a wide variety of potential employers and opportunities. Educational event and employment possibilities are present. Thought fair was well done. Breakfast and lunch being provided was an unexpected but very much appreciated plus. Thank you for producing the fair!”
Brian, U.S. Air Force
“it [the Hiring Our Heroes hiring fair] put us in contact with a host companies all of which seemed to really care about us veterans. First of all it showed the commitment of the City of Chicago and the lengths it is willing to go to, to support us veterans by hosting such a wonderful event. I was honored to be a part of the hiring fair. IT WAS GREAT!!!”
Glenn, U.S. Army
"Attending offers a terrific opportunity to not only meet with some well-known companies, but interact with other vets and share… information, tactics, and stories."
Lary, U.S. Navy
“It had employers ready to hire those who are willing to work.”
Abu, U.S. Air Force
"No one has reached out to veterans as much as they are doing now...”
Jerome, U.S. Army
"This was the first event of this magnitude on the east coast...This event was groundbreaking in nature providing the level of support of companies seeking to aid veterans."
Larss, USMC and USAR
"Two thumbs up on this event! It was an honor to be part of it. Thanks!"
Kelly, USMC spouse
"This was the best job fair that I have attended in the past three years. Keep up the good work!!!"
David, U.S. Air Force
"This was the best job fair I had attended and it seemed that the potential employers were really committed on assisting veterans with finding opportunities. I expect to hear back from a few contacts that I made and also from some new friendships that I formed."
Dave, U.S. Navy
"It was a awesome event and the support shown was mindblowing."
"Thank you if was a successful event...I look forward to your next event."
Robin, Mil Spouse/Retired Vet
"Thank you very much for the Job Fair...It was packed and there were some real opprtunities there.
I have ben to several which were essentially a feel-good for the local politicians, and people who run 'Career Academies.' This one was good."
Greg, U.S. Army
"I have never been so impressed with an event as with this one. Organization from the entry gate through the employer booths was outstanding."
John, U.S. Army
"This was one of the best organized job fairs I have seen. The venue was great and the companies participating were interested in learning about us."
Kim, U.S. Air Force
"Honestly it was the best event of this kind that I've attended in quite awhile."
John, U.S. Army