HIRE Peninsula Career Fair to Draw More Than 100 Employers

Open to the Public, First Hour Reserved for Veteran and Military Job Seekers

Newport News, VAECPI University is partnering with the Virginia Employment Commission, Peninsula Worklink, RMC Events, and Virginia Peninsula Chamber of Commerce, to host HIRE Peninsula 2017, a career fair to be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Thursday, March 16 at the Marriott City Center, located at 740 Town Center Drive in Newport News

More than 100 employers are expected to participate. Interview rooms will be available, along with job search assistance. Plus, a computer room will be open for applicants to apply for jobs online. 

The HIRE Peninsula 2017 Career Fair is free and open to the public with the first hour reserved exclusively for veteran job seekers. Prospective applicants can register online at http://hirepen2017.eventbrite.com; employers interested in participating can register at https://hirepen2017employer.eventbrite.com

For more information, please contact Newport News Campus Director of Career Services Candice Sayre at 757.838.9191 or csayre@ecpi.edu. Media inquiries can be directed to ECPI University Director of Marketing at 757.490.9090 or publicrelations@ecpi.edu

About ECPI University 

ECPI University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award the associate's, baccalaureate, and master's degrees and diplomas. SACSCOC is the regional body for the accreditation of degree-granting higher education institutions in the Southern states. A private university founded in 1966, ECPI University has campuses in Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Florida, and offers convenient classes during the day, evening, and online; graduate employment services, continuing education, certification classes, and testing are also available.                       

On campus or online, fields of study include: HEALTH SCIENCES: Master of Science in Nursing, Nursing (RN to BSN), BS to BSN, Nursing (RN), Practical Nursing, Healthcare Administration, Health Information Management, Physical Therapist Assistant, Massage Therapy, Dental Assisting, Medical Assisting,  Radiography, Sonography, Surgical Technology; TECHNOLOGY: Master of Science in Information Systems, Master of Science in Cybersecurity, Cyber and Network Security, Information Systems,  Software Development, Cloud Computing, Web Development,  Database Programming, Electronics Engineering Technology, Mechatronics/Advanced Manufacturing, Mechanical Engineering Technology; BUSINESS AND CRIMINAL JUSTICE: Master of Business Administration (MBA), Accounting, Business Administration, IT Management, Hospitality Management, Criminal Justice, Homeland Security; CULINARY: Culinary Arts, Culinary Nutrition, Food Service Management, Baking and Pastry Arts. (Program field availability varies by campus.) For more information, visit www.ecpi.edu. 


ECPI University Director of Marketing - 757.490.9090 or publicrelations@ecpi.edu
Release Date:
Monday, February 6, 2017