Second Consecutive HIRE Vets Award for Novetta
MCLEAN, Va., Nov. 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Novetta President, CEO, and U.S. Navy veteran Tiffanny Gates announced at the annual NovettaVets Summit that Novetta received its second consecutive HIRE Vets Gold Medallion Award from the U.S. Department of Labor.
The only federal-level award of its kind, the HIRE Vets Medallion Award program recognizes organizations that demonstrate a commitment to hiring veterans and helping them develop meaningful, long-term careers. In announcing the award, Ms. Gates said "We are extremely proud that with over 1,000 employees our company is 40% veterans and that our efforts to support our veteran staff continue to be recognized."
One of several veteran-focused programs at Novetta, NovettaVets exemplifies the criteria for receiving the HIRE Vets Gold Medallion Award. NovettaVets supports veteran staff as they transition from the mlitary to the civilian workplace, provides mentorship and leadership coaching via dedicated human resources personnel, raises internal awareness of veteran concerns, and raises funds to support veteran charities. At this year's NovettaVets Summit, the company raised $5,000 for Stop Soldier Suicide.
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