On Thursday, July 19, AT&T hosted an "Interviewing for Success" panel discussion and Q&A followed by a networking reception. Forty ACP Mentors and Protégés attended the event. The program was organized by Mentors from General Electric, The Home Depot, Scientific Games (a portfolio company of MacAndews & Forbes), and UPS. The evening's panelists included Todd Rose, Technical Sales Consultant of AT&T; John Kalusa, Director of HR & Talent Acquisition at Scientific Games; and, from General Electric, Senior Risk Manager Tony Sannicolas and Human Resources Manager Deirdre Spear. Dino Perone, Sales Regional Vice President of AT&T served as moderator of the evening's activities. Mock interviews were offered by the panelists at the conclusion of the Q&A.
One Atlanta veteran shared her enthusiasm for the event: "Last night's meeting was phenomenal. I acquired a lot of great information as well as had the opportunity to meet some great veterans! I look forward to the next gathering."