Monday, 16 November 2015 21:06

Schedule for CREF's 2016 Spring Career Fair Schedule Announced

As part of the Collision Repair Education Foundation’s newly adopted Mission which revolves around both supporting high school and college collision school programs and connecting these students with career opportunities, the organization’s initial spring 2016 schedule of career fairs has been announced. These local events will bring together local high school and college collision students and industry employers.

Nearly 1,000 high school and college collision students have already participated in the Education Foundation’s 2015 career fairs that took place in Dallas, Chicago, and Salt Lake City.

Collision Repair Education Foundation 2016 Career Fair Schedule

  • Houston – January 13th
  • Phoenix – February (TBD)
  • Orlando – March 10th
  • Denver – April 14th
  • Seattle – April 21st
  • Chicago – May 4th
  • Nashville, Memphis, Knoxville (1 statewide event) – Week of May 9th
  • Atlanta – May (TBD)
  • Additional dates for Dallas, Boston, Philadelphia, and Charlotte events to be announced shortly

These events are open to all industry members to participate and those seeking to meet high school and college collision students are encouraged to contact the Education Foundation for sponsorship and participation information. Sponsorship funds raised through these career fairs assist the organization’s efforts to ensure that collision school programs have the needed tools, equipment, and supplies to graduate qualified and skilled entry-level employees.

Industry members interested in participating in the career fairs can view additional information online and contact Director of Development, Brandon Eckenrode at Brandon.Eckenrode@ed-foundation.org or 847.463.5244.

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