In advance of Military Appreciation Weekend on Nov. 9-10 at Allstate Arena, the Chicago Wolves are partnering with the Illinois Hires Heroes Consortium (IHHC), Illinois Department of Veteran Affairs (IDVA), Illinois Department of Employment Services (IDES) and ILSHRM Foundation to present the IHHC Veteran Expo prior to the game on Saturday, Oct. 26, versus the Manitoba Moose.The IHHC Veteran Expo is a casual hiring event with seminars and workshops designed by industry professionals to assist veterans, military and military spouses with workforce readiness guidance, opportunities and resources.
Attendees can talk directly to recruiters and hiring managers from local Illinois companies of all sizes with opportunities in the market — many of them members of the IHHC actively looking to fill these roles with members of the military.
If you are looking to attend the event, partner with the IHHC to purchase a table for your organization or to help underwrite the event, email Veterans@ChicagoWolves.com or call 1-800-THE-WOLVES.
IHHC Veteran Expo Details:
1:30 p.m.: Doors Open
1:45 p.m.: Opening Ceremonies and Remarks
2 p.m.: IHHC Veteran Expo
5 p.m.: Main Concourse
Budweiser Brew House
7 p.m.: Chicago Wolves vs. Manitoba Moose
Limited Availability. All eligible attendees must register in advance and are eligible to receive two (2) free tickets for the 10/26 game.
About The Event
This hiring and resource Expo is being run in partnership with the Chicago Wolves, the Illinois Department of Veteran Affairs, Illinois Department of Employment Services, SHRM Foundation, Illinois State Council SHRM and other local partners.