June 16, 2022
Florida Department of Corrections Attends Veterans Florida Expo 2022
ORLANDO, Fla. – Media are invited to attend the 2022 Veterans Florida Expo, in Orlando to interview Florida Department of Corrections (FDC) recruitment staff.
WHAT: The two-day event connects veterans, transitioning servicemembers and their families to all of Florida’s solutions to transition and professional challenges. FDC staff will be present to recruit correctional officers and discuss various career paths within the Agency.
WHY: Our partnership with Veterans Florida sets the path for FDC to transition current service members and veterans into an honorable civilian career. For more information about our partnership see our joint press release with Veterans Florida.
WHEN: FDC media availability will be on Friday, June 17 from 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
WHERE: The Hilton Orlando
6001 Destination Pkwy
Orlando, FL 32819
Please contact the FDC Office of Communications as soon as possible at (850) 688-7476 or email PublicAffairs@FDC.MyFlorida.com to reserve a media slot for this opportunity. Media attendees will have an opportunity to interview FDC representatives and film/photograph at the event.
As Florida's largest state agency, and the third largest state prison system in the country, FDC employs 24,000 members, incarcerates 80,000 inmates and supervises nearly 146,000 offenders in the community.