CAREERSOURCE CAPITAL REGION RECOGNIZES 3 LOCAL BUSINESSES FOR THEIR COMMITMENT TO HIRING VETERANS

 

Apalachee Center, Streamline Roofing, and TeligentEMS Recognized as Veteran Friendly Employers at Paychecks for Patriots Event Today

 

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – In honor of Hire a Vet Month and Paychecks for Patriots Week, three local businesses were recognized today during the Paychecks for Patriots event at Tallahassee Community College for their commitment to hiring veterans.
 

 
   


Officials from the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity and CareerSource Florida joined CareerSource Capital Region in presenting the 2016 CareerSource Capital Region Preferred Veteran Employer Program Recognition Award to the following businesses:


Apalachee Center

Streamline Roofing

TeligentEMS

 

“We are honored to recognize these local businesses for their dedication to hiring veterans,” said CareerSource Capital Region CEO Jim McShane. “Veterans bring a wealth of experience to the workplace and we encourage employers to connect with us for opportunities to hire veterans and career seekers in our community.”

Each year, CareerSource Capital Region recognizes employers who demonstrate a commitment to hiring veterans. These businesses will be featured in all of CareerSource Capital Region’s centers as Preferred Veteran Friendly employers.

Click here to view photos from the hiring fair or click here to view photos from the award ceremony.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

November 10, 2016

PRESS CONTACT:

Selena Coles
Office (850) 617-4554, Cell (850) 508-1698

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About CareerSource Capital Region

CareerSource Capital Region connects employers with qualified, skilled talent and Floridians with employment and career development opportunities to achieve economic prosperity in Gadsden, Leon and Wakulla counties. Solutions for career seekers include one-on-one career advising, interviewing and resume-writing assistance, employment workshops, and labor market information. Solutions for employers include recruitment assistance, skills assessments for applicants, customized training, and information on tax incentives. Employers and career seekers are matched through the Employ Florida Marketplace system. All solutions are provided at no cost. Programs funded through CareerSource Capital Region are equal opportunity programs with auxiliary aids and services available upon request to individuals with disabilities. Persons using TTY/TTD equipment use Florida Relay Service 711. A proud partner of the American Job Center network.