Industry News 7/21/2014

SHMOOZ: Outdoor Industry's Best Employers Come Together at The Shmooz; Attend for Free

Outdoor Industry’s Best Employers Come Together at The Shmooz; Attend for Free
Shmooz at OR in Salt Lake City, Utah - August 8, 2014

The Shmooz at OR is featuring many heavy-hitter exhibitors this summer - the industry leaders are out on this one!!  REGISTER NOW (for free) to meet with hiring representatives from this stacked line up of brands: The Clymb, Petzl, Scott, The North Face, Jansport, Lucy Activewear, Keen, Specialized, Chums, NAAWK, BioLite, HB Tune, and Klim.  And that's just a start!  There could be more added in the coming weeks.

“I can say from firsthand experience, The Shmooz works!  And it’s awesome.  We exhibited at our Shmooz at the Agenda tradeshow earlier this month with one open position at Malakye.  I now have 6 solid contenders for the position in one afternoon’s work.  It would take me a full week to meet 6 people in person.  This event is absolutely great for small and large companies.  Join us!” says Chad Mihalick of

The Shmooz,’s Career Fair & Professional Networking Event, will be held at the Outdoor Retailer Summer Market show in Salt Lake City on Friday, August 8th, 2014, from 11am-3pm.

"This is shaping up to be the best Shmooz at Outdoor Retailer yet. The addition of VF Outdoor to this year’s line-up is going to be a huge draw for job seekers, along with the presence of long-time attendees like The Clymb, Petzl, Keen, and Specialized,” says Kelly Bader of

Participating companies will be recruiting talented individuals for a wide range of positions across all departments and experience levels.  There will be opportunities for everyone from industry veterans to those looking to launch a career in the Outdoor Industry.  This event caters to driven and career-minded professionals.

Companies interested in participating can contact Kelly Bader ( for details.

Register! Job Seekers who wish to attend can order tickets on EventBrite – register now for FREE.

Get involved! Get the conversation started on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram by hash tagging #Shmooz and tagging @malakyecareers. And be sure to stay connected by joining the event page.

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About, based in Manhattan Beach, Calif., provides the lifestyle-driven industries with services in employment, recruitment and business & industry news. Throughout’s 10-plus year history, the company has provided a platform to connect passionate jobseekers with companies looking to hire in action sports, the outdoors, fitness, cycling, power sports, and beyond!

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About the Shmooz

The Shmooz is’s version of a Career Fair and Professional Networking Event. The Shmooz features leading employers from the lifestyle-driven industries and is well-known for bringing together some of the most coveted brands in the industries to meet enthusiastic jobseekers with both the skill sets and mindset that would make them excellent candidates for positions within these unique organizations.

Learn more about the Shmooz by viewing a quick video recap at:

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