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2014-07-28 12:28:49

St. Jude is one of 15 recipients honored for supporting military personnel MEMPHIS, Tenn., July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- St. Jude Children's Research Hospital has been named one of 15 recipients of the Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award from the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR) of the Department of Defense. The award is the highest honor given by the U.S. government to employers for their exceptional support of employees who serve in the...

2014-07-28 12:21:13

WASHINGTON, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), a Department of Defense (DoD) office, announced today 15 recipients of the 2014 Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award, the highest honor DoD gives to employers for support of National Guard and Reserve employees. "I'm honored to announce the recipients of the 2014 Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award," said Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel. "Guardsmen and Reservists...

2014-07-01 08:22:14

Tour adds new interactive experiences to immerse attendees in the real-life roles of Air Guard men and women WASHINGTON, July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Air National Guard is proud to announce the return of the Air National Guard Mobile Experience. The hands-on, immersive experience takes attendees on a journey through life in the Air Guard by letting them participate in simulated challenges that replicate real-life experiences of Air Guard men and women during Basic Military...

2014-06-19 12:22:27

Company Signs Statement of Support with the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve RESTON, Va., June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Leidos [NYSE: LDOS], a national security, health and engineering solutions company, signed a Statement of Support for the Guard and Reserve in a ceremony with the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR). The ceremony, held at Leidos Headquarters in Reston, Va., was a joint event between ESGR and Leidos' Military Veteran Operation Program (Operation...

2014-06-10 23:04:31

Horizon BCBSNJ selected as NJ's top large company for supporting workers who also serve in the National Guard or Military Reserve Newark, NJ (PRWEB) June 10, 2014 Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey has been decorated by the U.S. Secretary of Defense with the Pro Patria Award, an honor given to select employers that demonstrate the greatest support to their workers who also serve in the National Guard or Military Reserve. The award was presented to Horizon BCBSNJ during a...

2014-05-09 12:20:50

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia, May 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) through its joint venture, Vinnell Arabia LLC, has this month successfully completed the first year of aviation support for the Saudi Arabian Ministry of National Guard (MNG). http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20121024/LA98563LOGO In 2012, Vinnell Arabia began supporting the introduction of rotary wing aviation assets to the MNG with the integration and support of twelve MD530F aircraft. In May 2013,...

2014-05-07 23:07:59

Engage Mobile Solutions and Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing have released a ground-breaking video to bring fans inside the helmets of the RLL Racing Team at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Using multiple pairs of Google Glass, the firm captured a practice session and pit stop featuring Graham Rahal, Bobby Rahal and the pit crew of the RLL Racing Team. Indianapolis (PRWEB) May 07, 2014 Ten members of Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing (RLL), a premier team competing in the Verizon IndyCar...

2014-04-30 23:15:14

Dr. Stewart Shofner of Shofner Vision Center was recently awarded The Pro Patria Award for his support to Lt. Col. Kevin Johnson, USAF Reserves. Additionally, Dr. Shofner was nominated as one of top 30 finalists in the United States for the 2014 Secretary of Defense Employer Support “Freedom Award.” Nashville, TN (PRWEB) April 30, 2014 Renowned Eye Surgeon, Dr. Stewart Shofner of Shofner Vision Center was recently awarded the Pro Patria Award for his support in employing USAF...

2014-04-17 23:01:12

AMVETS Announces Evaluation of Freedom and Honor Warrior Transition Workshops Lanham, Maryland (PRWEB) April 17, 2014 AMVETS announced today a scientific evaluation conducted by Freedom and Honor under the direction of the American Institutes for Research® (AIR) show statistically significant results of AMVETS Freedom and Honor Warrior Transition Workshops (WTW) in addressing Post Traumatic Stress (PTS) and reintegration-related challenges. The report can be found at...

2014-04-16 16:20:47

WASHINGTON, April 16, 2014­­­­­­­­­­­­­­ /PRNewswire/ -- Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), a Department of Defense (DoD) office, has selected 30 employers as finalists for the 2014 Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award. The award is the DoD's highest recognition given to employers for exceptional support of National Guard and Reserve employees. The 30 employers below were selected from 2,864 nominations submitted by military members. "These...


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