Veterans Guardian Awarded 2021 HIREVets Medallion
Veterans Guardian VA Claim Consulting received the 2021 Platinum HIREVets Medallion Award from the U.S. Department of Labor during a virtual ceremony on Wednesday. Veterans Guardian was awarded the 2019 HIREVets Gold Medallion and the 2020 HIREVets Platinum Medallion.
What is the award?
The Honoring Investments in Recruiting and Employing (HIRE) American Military Veterans Medallion Award is the only federal award recognizing exceptional achievement in veteran employment. HIREVets recognizes an organization’s commitment to veteran hiring, retention, and professional development.
“Veterans Guardian is committed to hiring veterans. It’s a part of our ethos,” said Scott Greenblatt, Founder, and CEO of Veterans Guardian. “Veterans bring a wealth of knowledge, the ability to lead, and offer a willingness for teamwork and collaboration to the workplace.”
How did we win?
Veterans Guardian has a tremendous track record of successfully hiring and retaining Veterans. From 2019-2021, Veterans Guardian has grown 511.11%, with 75% of the staff consisting of veterans, veteran spouses, or active-duty spouses. Since the inception of the company in 2017, Veterans Guardian has hired 116 veterans and created over 170 jobs nationwide.
“Veterans Guardian has been a trusted partner for our nation’s veterans from day one,” says William Taylor, COO of Veterans Guardian. “Our veterans on staff are an integral part of our team, bringing invaluable skill and passion to their roles and strengthening our mission to help veterans attain all the VA benefits they medically and ethically qualify for as a result of their honorable service.”