COLUMBUS, Ohio--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Nationwide Insurance is a proud partner of the National Black MBA Association. In sponsorship of the 2013 annual conference, numerous Nationwide recruiters and business unit leaders from IT, Finance, Claims, Marketing, Product & Pricing and Nationwide Financial attended the conference career fair seeking out talented business professionals and recruiting them to join the Nationwide family.
“I am proud to say that, for 17 years, we have partnered with the National Black MBA association, and it’s a partnership that will continue because we are aligned around our mission and purpose”
Over the course of the 2-day career fair, Nationwide recruiters made extended job offers to students, business professionals and entrepreneurs for internships and full-time positions in Nationwide offices throughout the country.
This year marks the 35th anniversary of the National Black MBA Association. The conference theme, “Courageous Leadership: Owning Your Own Success,” encourages attendees to take advantage of the tools and resources that will allow them to be better equipped to make critical decisions in their career, their current roles and their life journey to shape who they are as leaders. Through the messages delivered by experienced conference speakers and information provided in a multitude of informational workshops, attendees were challenged to tap into the courage, integrity and confidence needed to be successful in business.
“I am proud to say that, for 17 years, we have partnered with the National Black MBA association, and it’s a partnership that will continue because we are aligned around our mission and purpose,” said Gale V. King, honorary conference co-chair and Executive Vice President—Chief Administrative Officer for Nationwide. “We love the talent we have been able to hire from this conference. In fact, each year, we look to hire between 40 and 60 associates as a result of our onsite recruiting at this event. And, we are excited about the offers that we made this year.”
Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company, based in Columbus, Ohio, is one of the largest and strongest diversified insurance and financial services organizations in the U.S. and is rated A+ by both A.M. Best and Standard & Poor’s. The company provides customers a full range of insurance and financial services, including auto insurance, motorcycle, boat, homeowners, pet, life insurance, farm, commercial insurance, annuities, mortgages, mutual funds, pensions, long-term savings plans and specialty health services. For more information, visit www.nationwide.com.