"Where Military Talent Meets Business Needs"

Military Employment Summit

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The NC Lt. Governor affirms North Carolina's commitment to hiring military personnel during the August 2015 Leadership Summit at MetLife's Global Technology & Operations Campus in Cary, NC

Join us for this FREE event and learn how to make military hiring a part of your business strategy

Did you know that 78,000 service members will transition out through North Carolina bases from 2015-2018, already equipped with the high-demand skills that your business needs?

Details

When: Wednesday, April 25th, 2018 | 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Where: Metlife Global Technology Campus
               201 Metlife Way

               Cary, NC  27513


Cost: Free to all attendees

What: Senior industry, government, and military leaders will come together to learn — and share success stories — about how hiring service members and veterans drives bottom-line business results. This FREE event will make the business case for hiring military candidates and identify the resources & strategies that you can use to incorporate military hiring into your business strategy. This Summit is part of North Carolina’s comprehensive statewide veteran employment solution organized by the Governor.

Who: Senior-level leaders (Presidents, Vice Presidents, Directors, and other business leaders) who set their company’s strategic vision will walk away with a new understanding of how military hires drive business results, and how to integrate military employment into their business strategy. All attendees should come ready to hear and discuss what some of NC’s leading companies are doing to grow and support a strong military workforce.


Guest Speakers: 

  • Secretary Larry Hall, NC Department of Military & Veterans Affairs 
  • Binu Thomas, VP MetLife Global Technology & Operation
  • Kimberly Lindsay Williams, Executive Director, NC4ME & Chief Human Resource Officer, City of Jacksonville 
  • John Falkenbury CEO, USO of NC
  • Stan Roberts, Engineer, Cisco Systems 
  • Ed Paradise, VP Engineering, Cisco Systems
  • Eric Pike, CEO Pike Corporation  
  • James Banner, VP Human Resources, Pike Corporation 
  • Tim McClain, Military & Veterans Affairs, MetLife Global Diversity and Inclusion
  • Charles Spicer, lead Military Recruiter, Duke Energy