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“The U.S. Army Marketing & Engagement Brigade influences the American People to join the Army by enhancing and conducting recruiting operations through direct engagements and demonstrating elite Army skills and exhibits, IOT achieve the Army’s recruiting mission.  On order, provide unique support to the operational and generating force.”



2019 USAREC Civilian Employees of the Year announced
Civilian Employees of the year announced
Sept. 10, 2019 - U.S. Army Recruiting Command congratulates its 2019 Civilian Employees of the Year, who were selected from the headquarters and brigade-level winners.

Putting in sweat: Soldier gives all to make fitness team
Sgt. 1st Class Carlos Zayas is determined to represent himself and the Army at high-level competitions, all while encouraging others to join the service he admires. He discussed his Army story at Fort Knox, Ky., on June 25, 2019
Aug. 9, 2019 - Sgt. 1st Class Carlos Zayas wiped the sweat off his brow as he glared at the box on the floor in front of him. Listening to the loud music that echoed throughout the gym, Zayas took a deep breath as he anticipated his next set of exercises.

TRADOC CG and Medal of Honor Recipient Visit USAREC HQ
Gen. Paul Funk II, commanding general of U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command, and Medal of Honor Recipient Staff Sgt. David Bellavia take a photo with Soldiers of the U.S. Army Marketing Engagement Brigade at the end of their visit to the brigade headquarters at Fort Knox, Kentucky, Aug. 1. During their visit, Funk and Bellavia had the opportunity to meet members of the U.S. Army Outreach Company, which owns the Musical Outreach Team, the Army Warrior Fitness Team, and the Army Esports Team. These teams have the task of supporting recruiting operations by generating public interest in the U.S. Army as they engage in activities and travel around the U.S. (U.S. Army photo by Lara Poirrier)
Aug. 5, 2019 - Photo story of visit from Gen. Paul Funk II, commanding general, U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command, and Medal of Honor Recipient Staff Sgt. David Bellavia to U.S. Army Recruiting Command.

Soldiers vie in survival of the fittest at 2019 CrossFit Games
Capt. Chandler Smith, a member of the U.S. Warrior Fitness Team, competes in the men's individual competition at the 2019 CrossFit Games in Madison, Wis., Aug. 1, 2019. During the first workout of the day, Smith placed second overall and moved on to the next round of the competition. (Photo Credit: Devon L. Suits )
Aug. 5, 2019 - The sound of cheering carried across the Alliant Energy Center as the top athletes from over 100 countries took the field Thursday during the 2019 CrossFit Games opening ceremony.

Soldiers help claim Pan American Game medals and break 11-year Trap quota search
Brian Burrows and U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Derek Haldeman represented Team USA in Men’s Trap at the 2019 Pan American Games in Lima, Peru. Not only did these two athletes claim the Gold and Silver Medals, they claimed the last two possible Olympic quotas in Men’s Trap for Team USA, something that has not happened since 2008! Haldeman is a Sunbury, Ohio native who is a competitive marksman/instructor with the U.S. Army Marksmanship Unit at Fort Benning, Georgia. (Courtesy photo)
Aug. 1, 2019 - If you could listen well enough, you might have heard the collective sigh of relief exhaled nationwide earlier today following one particular result at the 2019 Pan American Games. It came at the exact moment when Brazil’s Roberto Schmits was eliminated from the Men’s Trap competition in third place.