HIRE Peninsula Career Fair to Draw More Than 70 Employers

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

Newport News, VAECPI University has partnered with the Virginia Employment Commission, Marriott at City Center, Peninsula Worklink, and Virginia Peninsula Chamber of Commerce, to host HIRE Peninsula, a career fair to be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Wednesday, March 9 at the Marriott City Center, located at 740 Town Center Drive in Newport News

More than 70 employers are expected to participate with raffle drawings being held throughout the day. Plus, a computer room will be available for applicants to apply for jobs online. 

The HIRE Peninsula 2016 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://hirepen2016.eventbrite.com; employers interested in participating can register at https://employerhirepeninsula2016.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 Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award associate, baccalaureate, and master degrees and diploma programs. With campuses in North Carolina, South Carolina, and Virginia, ECPI, a private university established in 1966, offers convenient classes during the day, evening, and online; graduate employment services are provided. Continuing education certification classes and testing are also available.                             

ECPI University’s fields of study include: TECHNOLOGY: Network Security, Information Systems,  Software Development, Cloud Computing, Web Development,  Database Programming, Electronics Engineering Technology, Mechatronics/Advanced Manufacturing, Mechanical Engineering Technology, Medical Imaging Equipment Technology, Master of Science in Cybersecurity; BUSINESS AND CRIMINAL JUSTICE: Master of Business Administration (MBA), Accounting, Business Administration, IT Management, Hospitality Management, Criminal Justice, Homeland Security; HEALTH SCIENCES: Master of Science in Nursing, Nursing (RN to BSN), Nursing (RN), Practical Nursing, Healthcare Administration, Health Information Management, Physical Therapist Assistant, Massage Therapy, Dental Assisting, Medical Assisting,  Radiography, Sonography, Surgical Technology; 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:
Wednesday, February 17, 2016