American Society of Employers (ASE) announces job fair for veterans and individuals with disabilities on August 24 in Southfield

Media Contacts: Heather Nezich, ASE, 248.223.8040, hnezich@aseonline.org

Livonia, Mich. —July 24, 2017 — The American Society of Employers (ASE), one of the nation’s oldest and largest employer associations, will co-host a Veteran’s Job Fair on Thursday, August 24, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Southfield Pavilion.  In addition, resume and interviewing workshops will be available starting at 8:00 a.m.

Joining ASE as co-hosts are the Michigan Industry Liaison Group (MILG), Detroit VA Healthcare System, Southfield Veterans’ Commission, Oakland County Michigan Works, and Michigan Rehabilitation Services. New Horizons and TEAM Schostak Family Restaurants are event sponsors.   Cooper Standard, Federal Mogul, Kelly Services, and Nexteer are contributing sponsors.

The job fair is open to all, but is targeted to military veterans, individuals with disabilities, and their families.  The event is free to both employers and job seekers.

ASE President and CEO, Mary E. Corrado, made the announcement and stated, “This event has been very successful for past participating employers and candidates.  It’s a great venue for onsite hiring opportunities.  With the focus on veterans and individuals with disabilities, two underserved populations, our goal is to ensure that doors are open and welcoming for these two communities.”

The Southfield Pavilion is located at 26000 Evergreen Rd Southfield, MI 48076.  Registration for employers can be found on the ASE website.  Participants interested in attending can visit the MILG website for additional information or to register (not mandatory).

About the American Society of Employers (ASE) – a Centennial Organization

The American Society of Employers (ASE) is a not-for-profit trade association providing people-management information and services to Michigan employers. Since 1902, member organizations have relied on ASE to be their single, cost-effective source for information and support, helping to grow their bottom line by enhancing the effectiveness of their people. Learn more about ASE at www.aseonline.org.