Industry News 8/19/2014

EVENT: The Shmooz at Interbike Offers Valuable Face-Time with Leading Bike Industry Employers

The Shmooz at Interbike,’s Career Fair & Networking Event, Offers Valuable Face-Time with Leading Bike Industry Employers is bringing its one of a kind career fair and networking event, The Shmooz, back to Interbike for the third consecutive year.  Many of the bike industry’s best employers have adopted this event as a part of their recruiting strategy, and are returning again this year to meet with eager job seekers of all backgrounds and experience levels.


The Shmooz at Interbike will provide a special environment for people interested in employment in the Bike industry to meet with representatives from some of the industry’s leading companies.  Exhibiting companies include Jenson USA, Specialized, ElliptiGO, Belgium Bike, Pivot Cycles, shebeest, Canari Cyclewear, POC, Blue Cycles, NAAWK, Prodeco Tech, Sun & Ski, and more to be announced.  Registration is open now (and free).


“Face-time can make a huge difference!  I have no doubt it can solidify someone as a candidate – I’ve experienced it myself from the employer’s perspective.  Anyone who wants to pursue a current opportunity or explore future opportunities with companies represented at The Shmooz must come out.  A person can talk with a dozen leading companies within a couple hours.  No other venue or communication channel can create this opportunity.  It’s an event for those who want to make it happen!” says Chad Mihalick of


The Shmooz at Interbike will be held in Lagoon C&D rooms in the Mandalay Bay Convention Center on Thursday, September 11th from 11am-3pm.  


" This will be our third consecutive Shmooz at Interbike, and it’s shaping up to be the best one yet.  Past participants like Specialized, Canari, shebeest, and Pivot Cycles were quick to jump on board, as well as newcomers like POC, ProdecoTech, and Blue Cycles.  It’s going to be a field day for candidates seeking employment in the bike industry,” says Kelly Bader of


Participating companies will be recruiting talented individuals for a wide range of positions across all departments and experience levels.  Position types include Design (product, apparel, graphic, accessories), Engineering, Product Development, Merchandising, Marketing, Ecommerce, Sales, Customer Service, Accounting, Finance, and more.  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.


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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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