Public Invited to Meet Houston Employers at Ashford University Career Fair

Jobseekers welcome to network and interview with local employers

All Houston area jobseekers are invited to join Ashford University students and alumni at the Fall 2012 Ashford University Career Fair on Tuesday, October 23 from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. Attendees will have the opportunity to meet, network and interview with employers at the event. The Career Fair will be held at the Hilton Post Oak, located at 2001 Post Oak Boulevard in Houston, Texas.

"This is a great opportunity for Ashford students and alumni, as well as the general public, to explore full-time and part-time career opportunities in the Houston area," said Mitch Eberle, Ashford employer outreach specialist. "Attendees should come to the fair dressed in professional attire and prepared to speak to their qualifications. It also would be a good idea to have several resumes on hand."

For tips on resume writing and job searching, visit Ashford University's Career Services YouTube page for webinars and videos:

Creating a Winning Resume Webinar Series
Part 1 - Click here
Part 2 - Click here 
Part 3 - Click here

The following employers are expected to participate in the Ashford University Career Fair: ADT, Allied Barton Security Services, American Liberty Hospitality, Best Financial Group, Enterprise Rent a Car, Gulf Coast Regional Blood Center, Houston Community Newspapers, Houston Police Department, Sony, United States Postal Service, Weatherford International, Wells Fargo, and more.

About Ashford University
Ashford University is defining the modern college experience by combining the heritage of a traditional campus with the flexibility and effectiveness of online learning. The University provides a vibrant learning community where high-quality programs and leading-edge technology create a dynamic, immersive and stimulating learning experience. Ashford University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association ( The University offers practical and progressive associate's, bachelor's and master's degree programs online, as well as bachelor's degree programs at its Clinton, Iowa, campus. Ashford University – where heritage meets innovation. For more information, please visit or call Shari Rodriguez, associate vice president of Public Relations, at 858.513.9240 x2513.

Contact: Shari Rodriguez, Associate Vice President of Public Relations
858.513.9240 x2513 • [email protected]

SOURCE Ashford University