Kevin Schmiegel, founder and executive director of Hiring Our Heroes tells New York Nightly News viewers about the Hiring Our Heroes job fair at the Intrepid on March 28.
More than 100 employers are part of a hiring fair today as part of NBC News' nationwide effort to help get veterans back into the workforce.
The hiring fair, “Hiring Our Heroes Today,” broadcast live on “Today” from the USS Intrepid Sea, Air, and Space Museum, culminates a week of veteran-focused job efforts nationwide. The fair is scheduled for 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.
More than 1,500 veterans and military families are expected to attend the job fair and broadcast.