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Fort Walton Beach/Eglin Veterans Job Fair
Emerald Coast Convention Center
Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548
May 23, 2019
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Fort Walton Beach/Eglin Veterans Job Fair
May 23, 2019
RecruitMilitary has held 4 events in Pensacola, drawing 854 attendees and 133 exhibitors.
262 job seekers registered to attend the Fort Walton Beach/Eglin Veterans Job Fair
262 job seekers registered to attend
104
Airmen
66
Soldiers
34
Sailors
14
Spouses
10
Marines
3
DoD Civilians
2
Coast Guardsmen
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Job Seeker Venue Information
Emerald Coast Convention Center
1250 Miracle Strip Parkway SE
Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548
Emerald Coast Convention Center Information
  • The Job Fair will take place in the Emerald Ballroom.

  • Please enter the facility through the main entrance visible from the main parking lot. Once inside, Emerald Ballroom will be to the right. Follow the signs to the RecruitMilitary registration tables.

Parking Information

Parking is complimentary. Two parking facilities are available -- one is located just outside of the main entrance to the Emerald Coast Convention Center and the other is a garage located beneath the venue.

Please follow the signs inside the facility to the Emerald Ballroom.

Event Success Tips
  • Review the exhibitor list and conduct research to help you engage effectively.
  • Visit every exhibitor - find the hidden opportunity that might be perfect for you.
  • Take a moment to practice your 30-second elevator pitch.
  • Make eye contact and confidently greet each recruiter with a smile and firm handshake.
  • Deliver your elevator pitch and engage in conversation.
  • Get the recruiter’s contact information and ask about the best way to follow-up.
  • Within 24 hours, follow-up with every company that interests you.
  • Visit our resource center for additional resources
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