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Tyto Athene to Host Charity Golf Tournament to Support Fisher House Foundation

Tyto Athene

Tyto Athene has announced that it will host its 13th annual charity golf tournament to raise funds to support the Fisher House Foundation, a private-public partnership that supports members of the Armed Forces, retirees, veterans, and their families by offering shelter and support during a medical crisis.

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AT&T Provides 5G Capabilities for VA Puget Sound Health Care System; Chris Smith Quoted

Chris Smith

AT&T has delivered 5G and multi-access edge computing (MEC) technologies across the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Puget Sound Health Care System, under its partnership with the department. AT&T’s MEC has delivered a computer and cellular network architecture to provide real-time, high-bandwidth, low-latency access to latency dependent mobile applications.

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Guidehouse Receives 2020 HIRE Vets Gold Medallion Award; Scott McIntyre Quoted

Scott McIntyre

Guidehouse has been awarded the 2020 Honoring Investments in Recruiting and Employing American Military Veterans (HIRE Vets) Gold Medallion Award. “We are proud and honored to be recognized by the U.S. Department of Labor as a HIRE Vets Medallion Award recipient for our commitment to our nation’s veterans,” said Scott McIntyre, CEO of Guidehouse and 2020 Wash100 Award recipient.

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Dave Dacquino of Serco Challenges GovCon Executive Community to Support DOL Veteran Apprenticeship Pilot Program

Dave Dacquino

Dave Dacquino, chairman and chief executive officer (CEO) of Serco Inc. and 2014 Wash100 Award recipient, and Doug Wagoner, president and CEO of LMI, have announced a challenge for fellow CEOs in the government contracting (GovCon) sector. Dacquino and Wagoner co-authored a letter on Monday, along with Chris Brady of GDMS and Haywood “Woody” Talcove of LexisNexis Special Services, who are both 2020 Wash100 Award recipients.

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Serco Recognized with 2020 HIRE Vets Medallion Award; Dave Dacquino Quoted

Dave Dacquino

U.S. Secretary of Labor Eugene Scalia has recognized Serco as one of the 675 recipients of the 2020 HIRE Vets Medallion Award. “We accept the 2020 HIRE Vets Medallion Award with great pride and honor,” said Dave Dacquino, Serco Inc.’s chairman and CEO of Serco and previous Wash100 Award recipient. 

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Boeing Donates Grants Package to Support Veterans Globally; Dave Calhoun Quoted

David Calhoun

Boeing has announced a $14.2 million charitable grants package that will support 97 veterans organizations worldwide by funding veterans workforce transition services, recovery and rehabilitation programs. Boeing is proud to partner with leading veterans organizations to provide our global veteran communities and their families with essential workforce transition support, and recovery and rehabilitation programs that address mental health," said Boeing president and CEO Dave Calhoun.

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Novetta Receives 2020 HIRE Vets Gold Medallion Award; Tiffanny Gates Quoted

Tiffanny Gates, president and CEO of Novetta

Novetta has been recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Labor, Eugene Scalia,  as a 2020 HIRE Vets Gold Medallion Award recipient. “We are extremely proud to have received a Gold Medallion Award for the third year in a row,” said Novetta president, CEO, and U.S. Navy veteran Tiffanny Gates. Gates is also a two-time Wash100 Award recipient.

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Maximus Recognized as a Top Employer for Veterans; Bruce Caswell Quoted

Bruce Caswell

Maximus has ranked 54th on the Military Times Best for Vets: Employers 2020, recognizing the company for its support services as a nationwide employer for veterans. “We are extremely proud to be honored on this important list, which shows that our commitment to veterans and disabled veterans is having an impact,” said Bruce Caswell.

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Comcast NBCUniversal Tops Best for Vets: Employers 2020 List; Carol Eggert Quoted

Carol Eggert, SVP of Military and Veteran Affairs at Comcast NBCUniversal

Comcast NBCUniversal has been recognized as the top employer for veterans by Military Times in its Best for Vets: Employers 2020 list, marking the fifth consecutive year the company has been recognized on the list and the first time Comcast NBCUniversal was named at the top of the list this year. 

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Amentum Receives 2021 Military Friendly Employer Designation; John Vollmer, Josh Rosen Quoted

John Vollmer

Amentum has been designated a Military Friendly Employer, after evaluation that leveraged both public data sources and responses from a proprietary survey, the company reported on Thursday. VIQTORY has ranked the methodology, criteria and weightings with guidance from the Military Friendly Advisory Council of independent leaders in the higher education and military recruitment community. 

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