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Organization Name: Aerotek

Table Number: 211

Description Of Business: Aerotek� Inc. is a leading provider of technical, professional and industrial recruiting and staffing services. Aerotek is an operating company of Allegis Group� Inc., the largest staffing company in the U.S.

Description Of Opportunities: Recruiter/Sales


Organization Name: AXA Advisors

Table Number: 108

Description Of Business: Top Financial Company in the World

Description Of Opportunities: Financial Professionals


Organization Name: Brooksource

Table Number: 210

Description Of Business: Brooksource is an Information Technology Services firm that provides project-based staff augmentation and recruitment services to companies in need. We are looking for graduates seeking careers in Information Technology or Information Services. We also have internships through our Technical Youth program for students looking to become a IT Project Manager, Software Developer, Web developer, Database Administrator, Network Administrator, or get some experience in Technical Support. We are also looking for students that may be interested in our openings for Sales and Recruiting roles. We are interested in students of all majors for these types of roles. Relationship building skills and a high aptitiude for learning are some of the core things we look for in these roles. These positions are very competitive, but very good roles for folks looking for a career in account management and/or talent management/ recruiting.

Description Of Opportunities: Project Coordinator Software Developer Database Administrator Technical Support Specialist Helpdesk Analyst Network Engineer Systems Administrator Business Analyst


Organization Name: Buckeye International, Inc.

Table Number: 106

Description Of Business: Company Overview Buckeye International, Inc. has a heritage that is marked with a history of quality products, profitable operations, and consistent financial strength. Buckeye has been at the forefront of the industry with training programs focused on specific customers and their needs. Our goal at Buckeye International, Inc. is to be the best manufacturer of branded maintenance cleaning products in the industry. With one of the most extensive product lines available in the cleaning and floor care industry; Buckeye defines quality through our economical, effective, and safer products. This is a full-time, business-to-business sales position that has no overnight travel.

Description Of Opportunities: Position Description This is an entry-level, full-time business-to-business sales position. The Field Sales Representative sells the Buckeye line of environmentally/user friendly products to a particular market segment within their territory. These market segments are schools/government, healthcare, retail, and industrial accounts. The territory is a 30 to 50 mile area around the Buckeye distributor location. There is a strong emphasis on integrity, customer service and repeat business. The customer has a continuing need for the products Buckeye manufacturers. This job offers exceptional career opportunity with tremendous advancement potential.


Organization Name: Campbellsville University

Table Number: 104

Description Of Business: Higher Education with 17 graduate program: Education, Special Education, Music, Social Work, Counseling, Social Science, Theology, MBA, Oraganizational Leadership and Teaching English as a Second Language

Description Of Opportunities: 17 Masters programs


Organization Name: Campus Special

Table Number: 304

Description Of Business: The Campus Special is the industry�s leader in college marketing. We are based out of Atlanta and Chicago and work with over 350 universities nationwide.

Description Of Opportunities: Account Executive-Sales & Marketing Work one-on-one with local business owners in your college town. Learn advanced selling techniques, marketing, and advertising. Manage clients, accounts, and receivables.


Organization Name: Cavalry Logistics

Table Number: 203

Description Of Business: Cavalry Logistics is a leading 3rd party logistics provider based in Nashville, Tennessee. Our mission is CREATING CAPACITYSM for our customers through our one point of contact program. We offer a large contingency of owner operators, a vast family of carriers which includes our own intermodal expertise. Cavalry Logistics non-asset approach allows us to focus on creating dynamic transportation solutions for our customers while they concentrate on their core competencies.

Description Of Opportunities: These are entry level, full time positions with direct exposure to executive management and the opportunity for career advancement and opportunities nationwide. This position offers a competitive hourly rate plus commission and a benefits package with tremendous opportunity for career advancement!!


Organization Name: Community Action of Southern Kentucky

Table Number: 302

Description Of Business: Our Mission Community Action Staff create opportunities for individuals and families to be self-reliant. Our Vision We envision an organization valued and respected for its ability to create opportunities and achieve results.

Description Of Opportunities: Teacher, Teacher Assistants, Substitute Teachers with the Children Services Department. Case Manager for Refugee Services, job develpment and Mental Health Coordinator with Community Services. Please chech the website for most recent vacancies


Organization Name: Computer Services, Inc.

Table Number: 101

Description Of Business: CSI offers end-to-end technology solutions that range from core banking and Internet banking solutions to compliance monitoring and secure document management.

Description Of Opportunities: We are looking for full-time and internship candidates in network administration, software engineering as well as several business disciplines.


Organization Name: Cox Media Group

Table Number: 107

Description Of Business: Cox Media Group is an integrated broadcasting, publishing, direct marketing and digital media company that includes the national advertising rep firms of Cox Reps. Additionally, CMG owns and operates Valpak, one of North America�s leading direct marketing companies. With $1.7 billion in revenue, the company operations include 15 broadcast television stations and one local cable channel, 86 radio stations, eight daily newspapers and more than a dozen non-daily publications, and more than 100 digital services. CMG operates in more than 30 media markets and reaches approximately 52 million Americans weekly, including 30 million TV viewers, more than 4 million print and online newspaper readers, and 18 million radio listeners.

Description Of Opportunities: Entry level positions in advertising/marketing sales selling digital, print, radio, television, mobile ad solutions to local businesses.


Organization Name: Dollar General Corporation

Table Number: 100

Description Of Business: Retail***Distribution Center

Description Of Opportunities: -Warehouse Supervisors -General Warehouse Associate -Other positions at the corporate office in TN.


Organization Name: Dollar General Corporation

Table Number: 305

Description Of Business: Were one of the fastest growing discount retail companies in America with more than 10,000 neighborhood stores in 40 states. We offer tremendous career growth opportunities for our employees!

Description Of Opportunities: Retail Careers including: Store Managers, Store Manager Candidates, Assistant Store Managers, Lead Sales Associates, Sales Associates


Organization Name: Fastenal Company

Table Number: 214

Description Of Business: Since 1967 Fastenal has grown from a single store to more than 2,600 locations. We thrive because of our entrepreneurial culture that challenges every employee to run their own business, create their own success, and rise up to become company leaders.

Description Of Opportunities: Entry-level Sales positions learn the basics of store operations while balancing school or other commitments. Full & Part time Sales Trainees develop to become Outside Sales people or Industry Specific Sales Specialists for key business areas.


Organization Name: Fiserv

Table Number: 215

Description Of Business: Fiserv, Inc. is a leading global provider of information management and electronic commerce systems for the financial services industry, providing integrated technology and services that create value and results for our more than 16,000 clients.

Description Of Opportunities: Fiserv is looking for motivated candidates that are interested in an entry-level software development position within our Information Enablement organization performing data movement and analytical reporting functions.


Organization Name: Fruit of the Loom

Table Number: 216

Description Of Business: Fruit of the Loom, Inc. is a leading global company specializing in the design, manufacture, and marketing of a number of iconic family apparel, athletic apparel, and sporting equipment brands including Vanity Fair�, Fruit of the Loom�, Spalding�, Russell Athletic� among others.

Description Of Opportunities: Travel Representative Marketing Assistant Information Technology Sales Internships


Organization Name: Health Business Navigators

Table Number: 212

Description Of Business: Nationwide leader in assisting physician practices with assessing and negotiating payer contracts & the credentialing process.

Description Of Opportunities: Numerous entry level positions available for candidates of any academic major who are willing to apply themselves to a unique and challenging career path in health care.


Organization Name: Heartland Dental Care

Table Number: 109

Description Of Business: One of the leading dental service organizations in the United States with over 400 affiliated practices in 20 states, Heartland Dental Care provides dentists and team members� leadership and support through continuing education and services such as staffing, human resources, purchasing, marketing, administration, financial and information technology

Description Of Opportunities: If you are looking to grow into a management position with the leaders in dental practice management, then this opportunity is right for you. Our training program is ideal for individuals who are goal oriented, highly motivated and are looking for a fast paced environment with career growth. Also positions for business & dental assistants as well as hygienist.


Organization Name: JB Hunt Transport

Table Number: 200

Description Of Business: Since our incorporation in 1961, J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. has grown into one of the largest transportation logistics companies in North America. We provide safe and reliable transportation services throughout the continental United States, Canada and Mexico.

Description Of Opportunities: Manager Training programs, Sales


Organization Name: Kentucky Farm Bureau Insurance Company

Table Number: 206

Description Of Business: We are one of the largest property and casualty insurance companies in the state of Kentucky.

Description Of Opportunities: We hire for many departments, Claims, Accounting, Information Technology, Underwriting, and many more. We would love for you to come and join our team!!


Organization Name: Lexington Fire Department

Table Number: 312

Description Of Business: The Lexington Division of Fire and Emergency Services handles Fire,EMS,Hazmat,Technical Rescue, Fire Prevention, Public Education, & Community Services for Lexington Fayette County

Description Of Opportunities: Firefighter/EMT Firefighetr/Paramedic


Organization Name: Menards

Table Number: 204

Description Of Business: Menards, based out of Eau Claire, WI, is a leader in the home improvement retail industry. As a company we promote from within, so we are looking for driven team players seeking a reqarding career with endless advancement opportunities.

Description Of Opportunities: Manager Trainee Program: Post-graduation opportunity. The fast track to management with Menards. Built to develop future store managers or indivudals seeking corporate opportunities. Management Internship: Must be within 4 semesters of graduation.


Organization Name: Newcomb Oil Co

Table Number: 208

Description Of Business: Our commitment to customer service and convenience has made us a leader in the convenience store industry. We offer a variety of quality fuels and foods in the most convenient locations. Check us out, we are here to serve you!

Description Of Opportunities: Management Opportunities.


Organization Name: Northwestern Mutual

Table Number: 213

Description Of Business: Northwestern Mutual is a financial planning comapny that helps clients build for their financial furture through products like insurance.

Description Of Opportunities: We offer a top-ten internship program to college students. Its a paid internship, flexible hours, and great expierence.


Organization Name: Span Tech, LLC

Table Number: 202

Description Of Business: SpanTech is a great American innovation company and a leading material handling products innovator for several process industries. SpanTech ST provides game changing Sortation technology and other legacy products to the warehouse and distribution market.

Description Of Opportunities: 1. Mechanical and electrical engineers 2. Marketing / sales candidates


Organization Name: Stage Stores, Inc

Table Number: 300

Description Of Business: Retail Department stores

Description Of Opportunities: store manager trainees


Organization Name: Stupp Bridge Company

Table Number: 111

Description Of Business: Stupp Bridge Company is a family owned steel fabrication company that started in 1856. The primary product fabricated are steel plate girders for the highway system and railroads.

Description Of Opportunities: Technical Sales and Project Management


Organization Name: Target

Table Number: 207

Description Of Business: At Target, we have a vision: to become the best� the best culture and brand, the best place for growth and the company with the best reputation. Target Corporation serves guests at more than 1,700 stores in the U.S. and at Target.com.

Description Of Opportunities: Stores Executive Team Lead Stores Executive Intern


Organization Name: TEKsystems

Table Number: 103

Description Of Business: Ranked #1 in industry for 11 consecutive years, TEKsystems is the nation�s largest IT Company delivering staffing & large scale solutions to various Fortune 500 companies. We join Fortunes 100 Best Companies to work for! We work hard, we play hard...

Description Of Opportunities: Our current position requires individuals with competitive spirit, drive, team mentality, courage, commitment, passion & perseverance. TEKsystems is hiring those looking to build a long term career in a consultative sales environment.


Organization Name: The Hertz Corporation

Table Number: 301

Description Of Business: Hertz is proud to be the largest car rental company in the world, providing quality rental service for over 90 years and values integrity, continuous improvement, passion, teamwork, diversity, commitment, and accountability. We strive to be the most customer focused, cost efficient vehicle and equipment Rental Company in every market we serve.

Description Of Opportunities: Branch Manager Trainee, Hertz Local Edition � Working with your entrepreneurial spirit, you will gain on-the-job knowledge of growing a business from the ground up. This is an entry-level, fast-track development program, where you�ll learn all aspects of our business and make management decisions regarding: customer relations, sales/marketing, business development, revenue management, and fleet distributions.


Organization Name: The WEBstaurant Store

Table Number: 110

Description Of Business: WEBstaurantStore.com is the food service professionals� premier source for restaurant equipment, supplies and knowledge on the internet.

Description Of Opportunities: Operations Trainee and Customer Solutions Specialist


Organization Name: Total Quality Logistics

Table Number: 306

Description Of Business: Total Quality Logistics (TQL) is a premier third-party logistics provider. We partner with thousands of companies nationwide to facilitate their truckload freight movements. While our company doesnt own any trucks, our sales professionals arrange for authorized motor carriers to transport the goods of our clients. For our clients, the benefit of our service is the ability to save them time and money. We take the burden out of finding dependable carriers to transport goods, monitoring the trucks until delivery and handling any obstacles that may occur while the goods are in transit. In turn, our clients are able to concentrate on their core business. Our dedicated sales teams develop trusted relationships with over 8,000-plus clients and our large network of carriers; and they work to maintain those relationships by negotiating fair rates with both the client and carrier. The Total Quality Logistics difference, and our competitive advantage, is our pledge of integrity and commitment to providing the highest level of customer service to our clients and carriers. At TQL, we are able to insure that our ethics are being upheld by living and working in line with the following winning principles: -Pledge Integrity -Exceed Expectations -Recognize the Value of Teamwork -Be Forthright about Conflict

Description Of Opportunities: TQL is hiring multiple Logistics Sales Account Executives in cities across the country, including Louisville, Lexington, Nashville and Cincinnati. As a logistics sales account executive, youll participate in approximately 6 months of logistics and sales training while gaining hands-on experience working with an established executive. Youll gradually build your own book of business, ultimately owning your clients transportation needs from start to finish. We are looking for confident, competitive, hardworking individuals seeking a sales opportunity. TQLs team environment, unlimited earning potential and dedication to success through training and development provides an ideal setting for any entry-level candidate looking to start a successful sales career.


Organization Name: Tyson Foods

Table Number: 105

Description Of Business: Tyson Foods, Inc. founded in 1935 with headquarters in Springdale, Arkansas, is one of the worlds largest processors and marketers of chicken, beef and pork, as well as prepared foods.Tyson employs 115,000 Team Members at more than 400 facilities.

Description Of Opportunities: Production supervisors & Operations Associates


Organization Name: U. S. MARINE CORPS

Table Number: 205

Description Of Business: MARINE OFFICER PROGRAMS. WE ARE LOOKING FOR LEADERS TO BECOME OFFICERS OF MARINES.

Description Of Opportunities: WE HAVE FIELDS IN AVIATION, LAW AND OVER 22 OTHER AREAS OF SPECIALTY.


Organization Name: US Navy

Table Number: 307

Description Of Business: NAVY OFFICER PROGRAMS. WE ARE SEEKING HIGHLY MOTIVATED PEOPLE TO FILL OFFICER POSITIONS IN THE UNITED STATES NAVY.

Description Of Opportunities: CURRENTLY HIRING FOR PILOTS, ENGINEERS, SURFACE WARFARE, INTELLIGENCE AND CYBER WARFARE.


Organization Name: Waddell & Reed

Table Number: 102

Description Of Business: As a Waddell & Reed financial advisor, your work and passion is comprehensive financial planning for businesses, individuals and families.

Description Of Opportunities: A financial advisors role is to create a plan that is tailored to their clients needs, ambitions, risk tolerance and timeframe for investing. We see to it that the clients plan changes as their life does.


Organization Name: Walgreens

Table Number: 201

Description Of Business: At Walgreens, we help people get, stay and live well. That�s our core purpose and the difference we make in people�s lives every day.

Description Of Opportunities: Ten weeks that could change your future! Weve created a comprehensive, step-by-step management training program that will equip you to become a Walgreens store manager, and from there � depending on your career goTen weeks that could change your future!


Organization Name: WBKO TV

Table Number: 209

Description Of Business: Broadcast television station -- ABC, FOX, CW affiliate

Description Of Opportunities: Opportunities in news, production and sales


Organization Name: WKU Distance Learning

Table Number: 311

Description Of Business: Offers semester and non-semester based online programs and courses

Description Of Opportunities: Instructional Designer in the faculty support area of Distance Learning


Organization Name: WKU Graduate Studies and Research

Table Number: 314

Description Of Business: WKU Graduate Studies and Research prepares students to be productive, engaged, & socially responsible citizen leaders of a global society.

Description Of Opportunities: Western Kentucky University offers a broad spectrum of graduate education, scholarly activity and professional service within many academic departments


Organization Name: WKU MBA

Table Number: 217

Description Of Business: The Gordon Ford College of Business is proud to offer three unique MBA options tailored for aspiring students and working professionals.

Description Of Opportunities: WKU MBA at Gordon Ford College of Business offers the same AACSB International Accredited degree; however, students are allowed choose the most accommodating approach to earning the MBA from 3 choices: Full-Time, Online,& Professional.


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