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SOURCE Equal Opportunity Publications, Inc.

One-day event provides free job opportunities for people with disabilities

NEW YORK, July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Equal Opportunity Publications, Inc. (EOP), the leading publisher of diversity recruitment print and online magazines, announces registration is open for CAREERS & the disABLED Magazine's Career Expo, July 18 at the Wyndham New Yorker Hotel in New York City, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Free to attend, job seekers will meet with recruiters from Fortune 500 companies and government agencies, including Strategic Systems Programs, National Credit Union Administration, Defense Contract Management Agency, KPMG, Naval Air Systems Command, Prudential, PSEG, Olympus Corporation of the Americas, Veterans Administration, Memorial Sloan Kettering, National Security Agency, L-3 Communications, IBM, Johnson & Johnson, Actavis, AIG, and more.

Attendees should pre-register online to attend the event, bring copies of their resume, and come dressed in business or military attire. Attendees must be 18 years or older, with requisite proof.

Association sponsors include Career Opportunities for Students with Disabilities, Association on Higher Education & Disability, and the Mayor's Office For People With Disabilities.

"The U.S. Department of Labor's passage of Section 503 establishes a nationwide utilization goal of 7% for qualified Individuals with disabilities," says John R. Miller, III, EOP chairman and CEO and publisher of CAREERS & the disABLED magazine.

"This has galvanized industry and government to take action toward reaching and recruiting people with disabilities, with the result of an increase in the number of recruiters participating in our career fairs."

Wyndham New Yorker Hotel is located at 481 8th Ave & 34th Street, New York. To register online, visit www.eop.com/expo. For attendee information, contact Annette Maldonado-Cora (acora@eop.com). For information on how to exhibit, contact Dan Castellano (dcastellano@eop.com).

The next CAREERS & the disABLED Magazine's Career Expo will be held November 21st in Washington, DC.

About Equal Opportunity Publications

Located in Melville, NY, Equal Opportunity Publications, founded in 1968, publishes seven diversity career magazines in print and digital editions: Equal Opportunity, Minority Engineer, Woman Engineer, Workforce Diversity for IT and Engineering Professionals, Hispanic Career World, African-American Career World, and CAREERS & the disABLED. EOP hosts both CAREERS & the disABLED Magazine's Career Expos and STEM Diversity Career Expos and a Diversity & Inclusion Job Board on its website at www.eop.com.

Media Inquiries:
Tamara Flaum-Dreyfuss
President & Publisher
EOP, Inc.
631-421-9421 x21
tdreyfuss@eop.com

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