WOMAN-OWNED SMALL BUSINESS RECEIVES ONLY FEDERAL AWARD FOR VETERAN HIRING PRACTICES IN VIRTUAL CEREMONY
WASHINGTON, November 9, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — US Secretary of Labor Martin J. Walsh recognized Confirmed professionals, a small business owned by a disabled veteran and an economically disadvantaged woman, as one of the recipients of the 2022 HIRE Vets Medallion Award at a virtual awards ceremony presented by the U.S. Department of Labor. Honoring Investments in Recruitment and Employment The American Military Veterans Act Medallion Program (HIRE Vets Act) is the only federal awards program that recognizes employers who successfully recruit, hire and retain veterans.
“I am incredibly proud of our team receiving this award for the third consecutive year. As a veteran myself with two combat deployments, I know firsthand that returning to civilian life poses many challenges for the men and women who have served in the armed forces. As a veteran employer, we prioritize creating opportunities, resources, mentorship and benefits that ease the struggle of building a career outside of service. »
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Recipients of the 2022 HIRE Vets Medallion Award meet rigorous criteria for supporting veteran employment and onboarding, including veteran hiring and retention percentages; availability of resources specific to veterans; leadership programs for veterans; dedicated human resource efforts; providing compensation and tuition assistance programs for veterans.
About Confirmed Professionals
Confirmed professionals is an SDVOSB/EDWOSB that provides licensed professionals who help the Department of Defense, the Intelligence Community, and the Department of Homeland Security accomplish their missions worldwide, through a culture of development, communication, and transparency employee-centric.
We are a proud partner of the DoD SkillBridge program, connecting Service members to the federal consulting industry by providing valuable civilian work experience, development and training during their final 180 days of service. Additionally, we provide resources and mentorship to ALL veterans and transitioning service members to help them prepare for a long career in U.S. government service, whether in a civilian or consulting capacity.
If you are looking for a career with us or want to learn more about us, check out our website at www.AssertiveProfessionals.com.
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