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Malakye’s Shmooz Job Fair & Networking Event Returns to Outdoor Retailer


This summer, the Shmooz is back – don’t miss out on this amazing (and free) event!

Manhattan Beach, Calif. (July 17, 2013) — Malakye (, the leading careers website for professionals and companies in lifestyle-driven industries, invites you to the Shmooz at Outdoor Retailer in Salt Lake City on Friday, August 2, from 11am-4pm. The event will feature a discussion panel focused on standing out in a competitive job market which will be held from 11am–11:45am, followed by a 15-minute break. Then, the traditional career fair & networking event will take place from noon-4pm.

Many well-known companies will be eager to recruit at the Shmooz. Looking to fill a wide variety of positions include companies like Bemis, The Clymb, Specialized, Specialty Sports Venture, Industrial Revolution, Petzl,, KEEN, and Incipio; with more to be announced in the coming weeks. These companies will be recruiting talented individuals for a wide range of positions, including sales, marketing, software development, retail, and more.

“We want The Shmooz to continue to evolve and grow. Last time around we introduced discussion panels focused on standing out in a competitive job market and making the most of The Shmooz featuring representatives from industry leading companies. Everyone who attended the discussion panels was better prepared to have a productive day,” said Chad Mihalick, founder of

“I’ve attended a few Shmooz events hosted by Malakye and have been impressed with the caliber of candidate that shows up. It’s almost a one-stop-shop for making connections and building relationships with people in our industry. I applaud the folks at for their effort in planning and hosting these events and look forward to attending many more Shmooz’s to come,” explained Brent de Saxe, Senior Recruiting Manager for KEEN Footwear based in Portland, Ore.

Check out a video recap of 3 recent Shmooz events held earlier this year at:

Shmooz @ Outdoor Retailer: Fri, August 2nd, 11am-4pm, SLC Downtown Marriott, Salt Lake City, Utah

The event is free for individual job-seeking attendees. Companies interested in having a formal presence can contact for more details.

To register as an attendee and keep up on news about The Shmooz at Outdoor Retailer, visit:


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